Law Firm Librarianship

Book Law Firm Librarianship Cover

Read or download book entitled Law Firm Librarianship written by John Azzolini and published by Elsevier in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Click Get This Book button to download or read online books. Join over 650.000 happy Readers and READ as many books as you like. We cannot guarantee that Law Firm Librarianship book is available in the library.

  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 10 December 2012
  • ISBN : 9781780633749
  • Page : 260 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

Download Law Firm Librarianship in PDF, Epub and Kindle

The legal information environment is deep, wide, and dynamic with many participants, including courts, parliaments, legislatures, and administrative bodies. None exemplifies the agile, knowledge-engaging legal player better than the law firm. Current, authoritative information is essential for the successful representation of clients. The firm's most dependable resource for retrieving information is its library staff. Law Firm Librarianship introduces the reader to the challenges, qualifications, and work conditions of this distinct type of research librarian. The book begins by asking what law firm librarianship is, whilst the second chapter focuses on the law firm and its culture. The third chapter covers the law firm library itself, including the practical aspects of the firm librarian's interaction with his or her professional environments. The next chapter considers the effects of legal publishing practices, and the penultimate section surveys the various research tools the firm librarian relies on for sound knowledge. The book concludes by looking at the dynamic qualities of law firm librarianship. Offers an up-to-date overview from an experienced practitioner Adds to the library literature by addressing a type of librarianship that usually receives little attention Applies field knowledge about legal information trends that will inform related areas of inquiry

GET THIS BOOK

Law Firm Librarianship

Law Firm Librarianship
  • Author : John Azzolini
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-12-10
  • ISBN : 9781780633749
GET THIS BOOKLaw Firm Librarianship

The legal information environment is deep, wide, and dynamic with many participants, including courts, parliaments, legislatures, and administrative bodies. None exemplifies the agile, knowledge-engaging legal player better than the law firm. Current, authoritative information is essential for the successful representation of clients. The firm's most dependable resource for retrieving information is its library staff. Law Firm Librarianship introduces the reader to the challenges, qualifications, and work conditions of this distinct type of research librarian. The book begins by asking what

Law Librarianship in the Age of AI

Law Librarianship in the Age of AI
  • Author : Ellyssa Kroski
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2020-04-06
  • ISBN : 9780838946329
GET THIS BOOKLaw Librarianship in the Age of AI

Written by leading practitioners and visionaries like Robert Ambrogi, this groundbreaking survey of current practices and future trends offers an incisive examination of the evolving roles for law librarians.

The Changing Role of Law Firm Librarianship

The Changing Role of Law Firm Librarianship
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : UOM:39015078780841
GET THIS BOOKThe Changing Role of Law Firm Librarianship

Leading Law Firm Librarians Offer Strategies for Adapting to a Changing Role The Changing Role of Law Firm Librarianship is an authoritative, insider's perspective on key strategies for understanding and responding to current trends in law firm librarianship. Featuring library directors and managers representing some of the nation's top law firms, these experts guide the reader through the history of law firm librarianship and outline major elements of the librarian's role today, including new marketing responsibilities, coordinating with information technology

Basics of Law Librarianship

Basics of Law Librarianship
  • Author : Deborah S. Panella,Ellis Mount
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1991
  • ISBN : 9780866569897
GET THIS BOOKBasics of Law Librarianship

Here is an essential introductory guide on all aspects of law librarianship written especially for non-law librarians, library school students, and beginning law librarians. Although there are several excellent practical handbooks and numerous articles on specific topics of law librarianship for practicing law librarians, Basics of Law Librarianship is the only resource that addresses the information needs of the student or new law librarian. Author Deborah Panella, managing librarian of a large, prominent New York law firm, explores the major

Law Librarianship in the Digital Age

Law Librarianship in the Digital Age
  • Author : Ellyssa Kroski
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2013-11-14
  • ISBN : 9780810888074
GET THIS BOOKLaw Librarianship in the Digital Age

It is absolutely essential that today’s law librarians are digitally literate and possess an understanding and awareness of recent advancements and trends in information technology as they pertain to the library field. Law Librarianship in the Digital Age offers a one-stop, comprehensive guide to achieving both of those goals.

Law Librarianship in the Twenty-First Century

Law Librarianship in the Twenty-First Century
  • Author : Roy Balleste,Lisa Smith-Butler,Sonia Luna-Lamas
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2013-11-21
  • ISBN : 9780810892330
GET THIS BOOKLaw Librarianship in the Twenty-First Century

Law Librarianship in the 21st Century, a text for library and information science courses on law librarianship, introduces students to the rapidly evolving world of law librarianship. With no prior knowledge of the law required, students using this book will find practical answers to such questions as: What is law librarianship? How do you become a law librarian? How does law librarianship interrelate with the legal world? Individual chapters provide a concise treatment of such specialized topics as the history

The Accidental Law Librarian

The Accidental Law Librarian
  • Author : Anthony Aycock
  • Publisher : Information Today Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • ISBN : 1573874779
GET THIS BOOKThe Accidental Law Librarian

Law Librarianship

Law Librarianship
  • Author : American Association of Law Libraries
  • Publisher : Fred B. Rothman
  • Release Date : 1996
  • ISBN : UOM:39015041320212
GET THIS BOOKLaw Librarianship

A collection of 18 essays chronicling the history of law librarianship as a profession detailing the pioneering personalities in the American Association of Law Libraries and issues facing libraries. The contributing law librarians describe the evolution of the US Supreme Court Library, law firm libraries, the Los Angeles County Law Library, the work of William R. Roalfe and Frederick Hicks, the history of the AALL and associated organizations, and featured topics in both the establishment of African-American law libraries and the

Teaching Legal Research

Teaching Legal Research
  • Author : Barbara Bintliff,Duncan Alford
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-09-13
  • ISBN : 9781317986737
GET THIS BOOKTeaching Legal Research

Legal research is a fundamental skill for all law students and attorneys. Regardless of practice area or work venue, knowledge of the sources and processes of legal research underpins the legal professional’s work. Academic law librarians, as research experts, are uniquely qualified to teach legal research. Whether participating in the mandatory, first-year law school curriculum or offering advanced or specialized legal research instruction, law librarians have the up-to-date knowledge, the broad view of the field, and the expertise to

The Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act ...

The Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act ...
  • Author : Lloyd W. Houlden,Carl H. Morawetz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • ISBN : 0459568019
GET THIS BOOKThe Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act ...

Toward a Renaissance in Law Librarianship

Toward a Renaissance in Law Librarianship
  • Author : American Association of Law Libraries. Special Committee on the Renaissance of Law Librarianship in the Information Age
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1997
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105061903295
GET THIS BOOKToward a Renaissance in Law Librarianship

Universal Design

Universal Design
  • Author : Edward Steinfeld,Jordana Maisel
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-03-14
  • ISBN : 9781118168455
GET THIS BOOKUniversal Design

A much-needed reference to the latest thinking in universal design Universal Design: Creating Inclusive Environments offers a comprehensive survey of best practices and innovative solutions in universal design. Written by top thinkers at the Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access (IDeA), it demonstrates the difference between universal design and accessibility and identifies its relationship to sustainable design and active living. Hundreds of examples from all areas of design illustrate the practical application of this growing field. Complete, in-depth coverage

Legal Information Specialists

Legal Information Specialists
  • Author : Annette L. Demers
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • ISBN : 0433468874
GET THIS BOOKLegal Information Specialists

Helping Library Users with Legal Questions: Practical Advice for Research, Programming, and Outreach

Helping Library Users with Legal Questions: Practical Advice for Research, Programming, and Outreach
  • Author : Deborah A. Hamilton
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2021-07-31
  • ISBN : 9781440872013
GET THIS BOOKHelping Library Users with Legal Questions: Practical Advice for Research, Programming, and Outreach

Learn how to assist library patrons, including self-represented litigants, through legal research instruction, programming, and outreach. According to the National Center for State Courts, in 76 percent of civil cases in the United States at least one of the parties represents him- or herself. As more people represent themselves in court, more are coming to the library to seek answers to legal questions. Do you ever feel panicked when someone asks you a legal reference question? Are you are not sure

Legal Research: How to Find and Understand the Law

Legal Research: How to Find and Understand the Law
  • Author : Suzanne McKie
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-09-10
  • ISBN : 9781135317539
GET THIS BOOKLegal Research: How to Find and Understand the Law

Many students and first-time practitioners may know of certain legal textbooks which cover a certain area, but do not know where to look to update the knowledge these books provide. Similarly, a legal problem may arise which is not generally covered by such books. This work deals with how to find the answers, how to update an answer, how to discover if those cases have been applied since judgement was given, how to find statutes and regulators, and how to