Category Archives: Continuing Education

Internet Librarian 2018

There is a conference for librarians that I have just learned of: Internet Librarian 2018. As law librarians, it behooves us to keep abreast of technological advances. I am always looking for different tech conferences that do not specifically revolve … Continue reading

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Let Us Not Forget About Bar Association Benefits

This weekend I was fortunate enough to travel to Austin, Texas for the POP Cats Convention. While there, I met up with a law school friend who just opened his own firm in Austin. While he has practiced law for … Continue reading

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Register Today: Legal Research Competency Webinar on 5/30

Designing and Implementing Research Competency Assessment This webinar will address the Principles and Standards for Legal Research Competency and how they can enhance teaching and evaluating law students. Presenters will introduce and discuss the PSLRC and its uses in teaching … Continue reading

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Charting a New Course: A Foray into Instructional Design

by Ashley Ahlbrand In my last post, I mentioned that I have started taking courses to earn my certificate in instructional design. I received a lot of feedback on this and thought I would post periodically on the topic. I … Continue reading

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Conferences Big, Conferences Small, Reflections on SEAALL/SWALL

by Beau Steenken The first law library conference I attended was the 2010 SEAALL Annual Meeting in Colonial Williamsburg. I was a library student at the time and could afford to go to one regional conference as part of my … Continue reading

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The Things We Do in the Name of Outreach

by Beau Steenken Every summer, the librarians at the University of Kentucky Law Library remove ourselves from the library and rendezvous at a much more exotic location (usually a reserved room at the main library on campus, but at least … Continue reading

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CALIcon 2015

by Janelle Beitz I recently returned from the 25th Annual Conference for Law School Computing, held this year at the University of Denver’s Sturm College of Law. The theme this year was “SuperCaliFlippalisticExperientiallyDisruptalicious,” and, as usual, there were many intriguing sessions … Continue reading

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