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Monthly Archives: December 2014

At Your Service: The Evolution of Law Libraries Posted on Dec 2

“In the ‘new normal,’ there are two things libraries should view as their primary stock in trade; special collections and service.” So said Tracy Thompson, Executive Director of NELLCO, an international consortium of law libraries, at last fall’s meeting of LLNE, Law Libraries of New   …Continue Reading At Your Service: The Evolution of Law Libraries

Open Access to Law Review Articles Posted on Dec 1

In 2008, the “Durham Statement on Open Access to Legal Scholarship” was crafted by the Directors of twelve of our countries’ leading academic Law Libraries. The statement was a “call for all law schools to stop publishing their journals in print format and to rely   …Continue Reading Open Access to Law Review Articles