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- RIPS Virtual Annual Meeting Tomorrow, 6/21 June 20, 2017
- Law Library Staff Self-Care: A Collaborative White Paper June 19, 2017
- Why LawArXiv? June 14, 2017
- 2017 RIPS-SIS Travel Grant Recipients June 12, 2017
- Reflections on Teaching ALR: Modeling as Feedback June 5, 2017
- 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
- Melanie on Can Legal Research Be Taught? Part 1: The Relevance Paradox
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by Ashley Ahlbrand With the spring semester at an end and my summer online courses set to begin next week, I have assessment on the brain. As we know, law school is not traditionally an assessment-heavy institution, with the majority … Continue reading
The committee service volunteer survey due date has been extended until Wednesday, May 10th! Don’t hesitate to volunteer for one of our AMAZING ten committees here: www.surveymonkey.com/r/RIPSCommittees. Current chair and committee charge information is available here: Current Committee Chairs. Feel free to reach … Continue reading
The RIPS Executive Board is calling all RIPS members to volunteer for committee service and committee leadership opportunities. A few FAQs: You can volunteer for any committee (or committees)! We welcome all committee leadership interest! You do not have to … Continue reading
by Dean Duane Strojny For every other law school in the country, the academic year is just winding down. Finals are in full swing and graduation is just around the corner. The summer is ready to begin with time to … Continue reading
by Maggie Ambrose This past year I’ve experimented with feedback for students while teaching the research component to 1Ls. I will admit I had some failures as well as successes, and as this year comes to an end I’ve been … Continue reading
by Erik Adams Why hasn’t the artificial intelligence revolution come to current awareness in the legal industry? When I started at my current law firm in 2002, current awareness was in a technological transition. Publishers of daily and weekly newsletters … Continue reading