NYLI News

Proquest Congressional Fun & Fact Checking

The Library of the New York Law Institute offers web-based training sessions to help you discover new resources and enhance your research with Proquest Congressional, the premier electronic service for access to the activities and publications of the United States Congress, from 1789 to the present. Remote access to ProQuest Congressional is included as […]

By |March 28th, 2022|Announcements|Comments Off on Proquest Congressional Fun & Fact Checking

…and the Winner is…Best Films featuring Librarians

While the Academy rolls out its red carpet for its 94th Oscar Awards night, fans may reminisce about their favorite award moment; Sally Field’s gushing “you really like me speech”, David Niven’s urbane reaction to a streaker, and really any awards night hosted by Billy Crystal…But while the Academy has added categories over the […]

By |March 23rd, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on …and the Winner is…Best Films featuring Librarians

NYLI’s Lucy Curci-Gonzalez moderates LegalWeek Program

LegalWeek, the annual legal industry tech show, returned to its New York City home at the Hilton Midtown in early March to everyone’s delight. After pandemic delays, participants were glad to attend programs in person and have a chance to both network and socialize with colleagues.

The meeting kicked off Tuesday with three […]

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LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Group March Online Meeting

LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Group will meet via Zoom on Thursday March 24th at 12. We will discuss Displacement by Kiku Hughes. (also available at NYPL).  Please see our LibGuide for past and upcoming titles.

Please contact, Eileen Dolan at edolan@NYLI.org to be added to the meeting.

By |March 16th, 2022|Announcements|Comments Off on LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Group March Online Meeting

LLMC and Early U.S. Resources Webinar

Webinar times are: Eastern Time

The Library of the New York Law Institute offers web-based training sessions to help you discover new resources and enhance your research with LLMC-Digital, an extensive archive of historical primary and specialized legal materials covering the U.S. federal and state governments, the British Commonwealth, other foreign countries, and various international […]

By |March 14th, 2022|Announcements|Comments Off on LLMC and Early U.S. Resources Webinar

Did you Know? NYLI’s Women In History Month…Test Your Knowledge!

You probably know that the 19th Amendment (1920) granted American Women the right to vote….But did you know that Wyoming territory passed full voting rights to women in 1869?

Join NYLI & gain access to state & federal materials through LLMC.

And while Wyoming was in the forefront of women’s suffrage, did you know that 21 […]

By |March 9th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Did you Know? NYLI’s Women In History Month…Test Your Knowledge!

Women’s History Month — Celebrate the Women Who Built The New York Public Library

March is Women’s History Month , and we highly recommend reading Women Who Built NYPL. Celebrate the women who made The New York Public Library the treasure it is today through their dedication, innovation and advocacy….

Betty L. Corwin preserved live theatre by creating NYPL’s Theatre on Film and Tape Archive. […]

By |March 7th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Women’s History Month — Celebrate the Women Who Built The New York Public Library

Marching Forward ! NYLI now has additional 50 State materials

In like a lion… The New York Law Institute is expanding its holdings & now offering members additional state materials… including…

Session Laws for all 50 States

State Statutes & Reports

State Attorney General Reports & Opinions for all 50 States

Start your research at The New York Law Institute….. State Session Laws…. Records & Briefs… extensive eBook […]

By |March 2nd, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Marching Forward ! NYLI now has additional 50 State materials

LLAGNY Book Club March 2022 meeting at NYLI

LLAGNY BOOK CLUB MARCH DISCUSSION

Thursday March 3rd, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

The LLAGNY Book Club will be meeting to discuss The Midnight Library by Matt Haig on Thursday, March 3rd from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. The discussion will take place at the New York Law Institute.

Please RSVP to Jill Gray

By |February 28th, 2022|Announcements, News from the Field|Comments Off on LLAGNY Book Club March 2022 meeting at NYLI

Pioneering African-American Librarians

February is Black History Month & great librarians are also always a cause for celebration, so here’s a quick list of Pioneering African-American librarians. …

Edward C. Williams was America’s first professionally trained African-American Librarian. He served for many years as Howard University’s Head librarian and also chaired its Romance Languages […]

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