Announcements

Need More Access to e-Resources for Your Firm?

We know that this is a challenging time for many who are working remotely. To that end we’re making access to our electronic resources more readily available to you and those at your firm. If you have need of additional logins for firm members who might benefit from our 160,000+ e-Books, electronic […]

By |April 16th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Need More Access to e-Resources for Your Firm?

Financial District Book Nook for Library Week

For National Library Week next week, I made a NYLI-themed, financial district book nook shelf insert which will hopefully brighten one of our library shelves when we return. Hope this brightens your day!

Click for a video tour of the shelf insert

By |April 15th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Financial District Book Nook for Library Week

Couplet Contest in honor of…

Poetry Month and National Library Week…. and in recognition of the many sacrifices our fellow Americans are making during the Coronavirus pandemic….

we are seeking couplet poems that give tribute to…….

Law enforcement…Healthcare professionals….Transportation and any other essential workers….

Please email us your couplet poem tribute poems to Eileen Dolan edolan@nyli.org

by April 16th…….

We ask that […]

By |April 9th, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on Couplet Contest in honor of…

NYLI Will Close Early for Good Friday

The New York Law Institute will close at 3 PM on Friday, April 10, 2020 for Good Friday.  NYLI will reopen Monday, April 13th at 9AM.

By |April 7th, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI Will Close Early for Good Friday

Business as (Un)Usual: Library Business Continuity Amid COVID-19

Ellyssa Valenti Kroski, our Director of Information Technology/Marketing here at The New York Law Institute has written an article for On Firmer Ground which discusses some of the strategies we employed with regard to business continuity as well as some tips for preparing your own library.

Read Business as (Un)Usual: Library Business Continuity […]

By |March 30th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Business as (Un)Usual: Library Business Continuity Amid COVID-19

30+ Free Online Resources for Law Library Research During COVID-19

With everyone transitioning to a remote
environment, law librarians may find themselves without access to print and
other resources that help them do their jobs. 
Here’s a list of free online research resources which may fill in the
gaps.

The FDLP offers many free resources for
conducting research such as:

FDLP LibGuides, which includes guides about:FDLP […]

By |March 25th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on 30+ Free Online Resources for Law Library Research During COVID-19

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 |March 23rd, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

NYLI’s OverDrive eBooks for Internet Explorer

It has been brought to our attention that some of you working from home only have access to Internet Explorer which is incompatible with OverDrive’s new eBooks platform.

You may use this link to go directly to the OverDrive Classic Site and get access to our eBooks that way.

By |March 18th, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI’s OverDrive eBooks for Internet Explorer

NYLI working remotely – 3/18/2020

The staff of the New York Law Institute hopes this message finds you and yours safe and well.

Starting today, Wednesday, March 18, 2020, all NYLI staff are working remotely.  library@nyli.org is the best way to contact us. Calls to 212 732 8720 are being forwarded.

In this trying time, we know you understand that NYLI cannot provide […]

By |March 18th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI working remotely – 3/18/2020

NYLI FAQs During Coronavirus

FAQs

We reviewed our business disaster recovery and continuity plan and are prepared.   In response to your concern, please see my comments below.  Hope this helps with your contingency planning.   Contact us at library@nyli.org. if you have any more questions or concerns.  These are trying times.  Hoping you and yours and all our colleagues stay […]

By |March 17th, 2020|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI FAQs During Coronavirus