The RIPS Law Librarian Blog is published by the Research, Instruction, and Patron Services Special Interest Section (RIPS-SIS) of the American Association of Law Libraries. All opinions expressed in the posts herein are those of the individual author and do not represent the opinions of RIPS-SIS or AALL.
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- Welcome Back! August 17, 2017
- Lessons from a First-Time Teacher: Everything I Did Wrong and How You Can Avoid Doing It Too August 16, 2017
- Law Librarians Conference Hard August 15, 2017
- Change Is The Only Constant August 8, 2017
- Dealing with Self-Plagiarism (a.k.a. Text Recycling) in Law Reviews August 1, 2017
- ottostockmeyer on If You Come at the Justice, You Best Have Sources
- Why LawArXiv? | LIPA: Legal Information Preservation Alliance on Why LawArXiv?
- Teri Townsend on Getting Users Out Of Their Seats
- In Praise of the Reflective Essay: The Mushy and the Meta | RIPS Law Librarian Blog on Uncertainty and Legal Research
- Be Our Guest…at the first-ever RIPS Virtual Annual Meeting | RIPS Law Librarian Blog on 2017 RIPS Penguin Adoption & Stuffed Penguin Giveaway
- Beth Van Fossen on On Sabbaticals and Term-Limits
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RIPS Members— As you may know, our RIPS virtual annual meeting is TOMORROW at 1:00 PM CST! We are very excited to offer this meeting in a virtual format as we hope this will accommodate our busy RIPS members’ schedules. A … Continue reading
Hello all, The RIPS Executive Board is looking forward to hosting the first RIPS virtual annual meeting, and we hope that you will be able to join us on Wednesday, June 21st at 2:00 pm EST/1:00 pm CST. We will … Continue reading
RIPS Members— As you may know, our RIPS virtual annual meeting on June 21st at 1:00pm CST is fast approaching. One agenda item is to vote on our newly revised RIPS-SIS bylaws. We’ve made a number of changes, from adding … Continue reading
Join us May 22nd – 26th for our annual online five-day discussion, moderated and co-hosted by LISP-SIS, GLL-SIS, SR-SIS, and RIP-SIS. This year’s theme is critical conversations about social justice. Each day, we will discuss different issues relating to this … Continue reading
In accord with our annual tradition, our Vice-Chair/Chair Elect Alyson Drake adopted a penguin on behalf of RIPS in honor of our beloved mascot, Puron. The adoption was made through the World Wildlife Fund on March 8th. With this adoption, … Continue reading
Exciting news! You asked—we listened! Our annual business meeting will be, for the first time ever, held virtually this year! Join us on June 21st at 1 PM CST for a RIPS webinar and hear reports from all of the … Continue reading