Monthly archives: July, 1999

Extras – AALL Alerts

AALL Alerts What’s Happening at the American Association of Law Libraries Annual Conference, Washington D.C. July 18-22, 1999

If you attended the AALL Conference, and would like to share any information or experiences with our readers, send an e-mail message to Cindy Chick. This page will be continuously updated as we receive information from our roving reporters at AALL.

Subjects: American Association of Law Libraries, Extras

Extras – How to Save Money on Legal Research

How to Save Money on Legal Research By Scott Davis

Scott Davis is a Marketing MBA who runs Academy Computer Services, Inc. Academy specializes in computer hardware for legal research. Appropriately enough, their Website is . Academy products have been resold through West and Lexis. LOIS and Academy are partners in the Law Office in a Box concept. Academy has over 3,000 customers performing legal research on Academy equipment nationwide.

Subjects: Extras, Legal Research

Features – The Web Enabled Document Retrieval System The Web Enabled Docket Retrieval System By Sabrina I. Pacifici and Jeff Bosh

Sabrina I. Pacifici is the Editor, Publisher and Web Manager of Jeff Bosh has been with Sidley & Austin in Washington, D.C., as the Associate Librarian for the past fourteen years. He has an extensive background in implementing value-added electronic systems for research at the desktop, including a firm-wide intranet.

Subjects: Court Resources, Features

Latest Links – CERT Coordination Center…

(Posted July 15, 1999; Archived August 2, 1999)

Margaret's BioCERT Coordination Center

This is a federally funded Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Website. The CERT Coordination Center studies Internet security vulnerabilities, provides incident response services to Websites victimized by attacks, publishes security alerts, does security and survivability research in WAN computing, and develops information to improve Website security. There are many valuable links to CERT information at this website: CERT Advisories, Incident Notes, Vulnerability Notes, Security Improvement Notes, Tech Tips, CERT Statistics to name a few. You can subscribe to CERT security alerts via e-mail.

Subjects: Internet Resources - Web Links, Latest Links

Latest Links –…

(Posted July 1, 1999; Archived July 15, 1999)


This site is for attorneys who are seeking professional office space or have extra office space to share and are not looking for traditional leases. Searching the listings is free. Placing a listing is free until July 15, 1999. The site claims to be updated constantly.

Subjects: Internet Resources - Web Links, Latest Links

Features – The Great Citator Debate

The Great Citator Debate By Victoria Szymczak

Victoria Szymczak is Electronic Information Specialist & Adjunct Professor of Law at Brooklyn Law School Library. She is primarily responsible for instructional use and collection of electronic materials. Victoria co-teaches an Advanced Legal Research course with her colleague James Murphy, and a Foreign and International Law Research course with her colleague Jean Davis. On July 21, 1999, she will be moderating an exciting session on Canadian and Mexican legal research at the AALL Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Victoria has co-authored two law journal articles and many columns in Law Lines, the newsletter published by the Law Library Association of Greater New York. She received her MS from Pratt Institute in 1995 and a JD/LLM from Duke University School of Law in 1992.

Subjects: Citators, Features