Features and Columns — July, 2014

Faulkner's Practical Web Strategies for Attorneys: Planning Your 2007 Web Strategy

Frederick L. Faulkner IV highlights and outlines the essential components of a strategic website plan that can be integrated into your overall firm or practice goals in the coming year. — Published December 17, 2006

FOIA Facts: Rapid Response Team for FOIA

Scott A. Hodes recommends that federal government FOIA offices implement a rapid response team to deal with FOIA requests that are likely to lead to litigation in the short run. — Published December 17, 2006

Librarianship - Promoting Public Service and Philanthropy

Kara Phillips shares examples of diverse personal volunteer efforts within the law library community, gleaned from an informal survey, that include service on the local, national and international level. — Published December 17, 2006

Reference from Coast to Coast: An Overview of Selected SEC Resources on the Web

Jan Bissett and Margi Heinen provide an overview of selected free and fee-based web resources, as well as pathfinders and guides authored by law librarians, that will faciliate the process of conducting effective SEC research. — Published December 17, 2006

The Government Domain: 2007 Calendars and Schedules

A wide range of online calendars from agencies and Congress offer valuable information to researchers that includes: release dates for topical reports, news, surveys, meeting and official travel schedules, historical commemorations, House and Senate bill histories, and links to speeches and testimony. Peggy Garvin includes numerous examples of e-gov sites with such services that should be on your radar. — Published December 17, 2006

The Tao of Law Librarianship: Reaching Across the Generations in the Profession

Connie Crosby addresses the evolving professional roles and expectations, goals and perspectives of librarians between Baby Boom and Generation X. — Published December 17, 2006

November, 2006

A Cup of Creativi-tea: Writer's Block

Terri Wilson suggests a number of creativity exercises that can be of assistance when writer's block sets in, and deadlines loom. — Published November 12, 2006

After Hours: New Products, More Gifts and Many Thanks

Delicious new pantry items, artisanal cheeses, tins of fresh cookies as last minute gifts, and a combination CD and cookbooklet from a multi-talented performer round out Kathy Biehl's column this month. — Published November 12, 2006

Burney's Gadgets for Legal Pros - Reviews: Dragon Speaking Naturally 9 and Adobe Acrobat 8

Brett Burney reviews the improvements in voice-recognition software and recommends that attorneys consider the software as a complementary application to their current choices. In addition, he offers an overview of the new features in the latest version of Acrobat. — Published November 12, 2006

October, 2006

After Hours 2006 Holiday Gift Guide

Kathy Biehl's column heralds the upcoming holiday season with recommendations for chocolates, stocking stuffers and office toys. — Published October 15, 2006