Ellyssa

About Ellyssa

Ellyssa Valenti Kroski is the Director of Information Technology at the New York Law Institute as well as an award-winning editor and author of 60 books including Law Librarianship in the Digital Age for which she won the AALL's 2014 Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award. Her ten-book technology series, The Tech Set won the ALA's Best Book in Library Literature Award in 2011. She is a librarian, an adjunct faculty member at Pratt Institute, and an international conference speaker.

Federal Legislative History at NYLI LibGuide

Our Research Librarian, Emily Moog has put together an outstanding LibGuide on Federal Legislative History Research at NYLI Please check it out here!

By |July 20th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Federal Legislative History at NYLI LibGuide

LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Group Next Online Meeting

LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Group will be hosted by LLAGNY’s Zoom account on Thursday, July 23rd at 12:00 PM. We will discuss: My Favorite Thing is Monsters.

Set against the tumultuous political backdrop of late ’60s Chicago, My Favorite Thing Is Monsters is the fictional graphic diary of 10-year-old Karen Reyes, filled with B-movie horror […]

By |July 16th, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Group Next Online Meeting

Government Documents at NYLI LibGuide

Our Technical Services Librarian, Eileen Dolan has created a stellar LibGuide on Government Documents Research at NYLI Please check it out here!

By |July 13th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Government Documents at NYLI LibGuide

Bankruptcy Law Research at NYLI LibGuide

Our Head of Reference, Karen Oesterle has created an outstanding LibGuide on Bankruptcy Law Research at NYLI Please check it out here!

By |July 6th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Bankruptcy Law Research at NYLI LibGuide

NYLI Fourth of July Closing

The New York Law Institute will close early on Thursday, July 2nd at 2:00 pm and will be closed on Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence Day.  NYLI will reopen on Monday, July 6th at 9:00 am.

Happy Fourth of July everyone!

By |July 1st, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI Fourth of July Closing

Achievements in Legal Literature – AALL Spectrum

The AALL Awards Committee has published an article in the latest AALL Spectrum issue featuring details about the 2020 Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award presented to our Director of IT and Marketing Ellyssa Kroski, Editor of Law Librarianship in the Age of AI (ALA Editions).

Read article here.

By |June 30th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Achievements in Legal Literature – AALL Spectrum

LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Club LibGuide

NYLI’s Technical Services Librarian and graphic novel guru Eileen Dolan has created a brand new LibGuide for the book group complete with everything you need to know about past and upcoming meetings as well as related readings and a poll to vote on what will be read next. Be sure to check it […]

By |June 29th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Club LibGuide

NYLI ReOpening in Phases

The New York Law Institute now has limited access to our collection to make copies for members.  Following the State Phase 2 reopening plan announced by Governor Cuomo, NYLI will reopen in phases. Please check our website www.nyli.org or our blog for the latest updates. You may also call 212-732-8720 or email library@nyli.org.

By |June 23rd, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI ReOpening in Phases

All About NYLI Webinar

The New York Law Institute now offers members a variety of resources and services including 2 eBooks collections providing access to over 160,000 eBook titles. We offer the entire West Academic Nutshells series in eBook format, hundreds of ABA titles, and Mathew Bender legal treatises.  We also offer access to valuable electronic resources such as […]

By |June 22nd, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

NYLI will close at 1 on Friday June 19th in observance of Juneteenth

NYLI will close at 1pm this Friday June 19th in observance of Juneteenth. The folks at Smithsonian Magazine written an excellent article titled Juneteenth: Our Other Independence Day:

Two-and-a-half years after the Emancipation Proclamation, American slavery came to an end and a celebration of freedom was bornRead more here.

Also, check out NYLI’s selection of […]

By |June 17th, 2020|News from the Field|Comments Off on NYLI will close at 1 on Friday June 19th in observance of Juneteenth