Monthly archives: February, 2007

Reference from Coast to Coast: Researching Native American Legal Issues

Jan Bissett and Margi Heinen’s pathfinder is a guide to specific commercial, government, academic and association sources that will assist you in focusing your results as you research this area of the law.

Subjects: Government Resources, Legal Research, Reference from Coast to Coast

The Tao of Law Librarianship: Using RSS Feeds for New Book Titles – Calling All Publishers

Connie Crosby suggests that publishers implement RSS feeds for new product announcements to help stem the tide of current awareness updates that often end up in the circular file.

Subjects: Case Management, Internet Trends, Legal Research, Library Marketing, Litigation Support, RSS Newsfeeds, The Tao of Law Librarianship

E-Discovery Update: Perspectives on 2007 New York LegalTech

Conrad J. Jacoby reviews the latest products from new and familiar companies that are offering legal and litigation support technology applications solutions.

Subjects: Case Management, E-Discovery, E-Discovery Update, Internet Trends, Law Firm Marketing, Legal Marketing

The Government Domain: New House Website and Open House Project

The 110th Congress included not only new names and faces on the Hill, but a plethora of redesigned e-government sites, many of which are still very much under development. In her column this month, Peggy Garvin focuses on the changes in the House of Representatives website.

Subjects: Congress, E-Government, Government Resources, Legal Research, The Government Domain

CongressLine by Tempering European Enthusiasm

According to Paul Jenks’ commentary, the role Congress plays in foreign affairs requires some tempering of any enthusiasm as well. The President still holds the primary responsibility for foreign relations and trade policy.

Subjects: CongressLine, E-Government, Government Resources, Legal Research

LawPro Links – An A to Z Directory of Web Resources

Sabrina I. Pacifici has revised and updated her guide to a core group of reliable, content rich resources for researchers. Highlighted topics include: a new search engine for legal blogs, one for free federal district court filings, and one for Wikipedia; an updated legal research guide from M.G. Gallagher Law Library, government sponsored e-waste and recycling services, a filmology of librarians in the movies, the 10 best corporate intranets of 2007, the launch of the Anglo-American Legal Tradition Project Website, and much more.

Subjects: Blogs, E-Government, Government Resources, Information Management, Intranets, KM, Law Library Management, Legal Research, Search Engines, Wiki

Knowledge Discovery Resources 2007 – An Internet MiniGuide Annotated Link Compilation

Marcus P. Zillman’s extensive guide to knowledge discovery technologies, programs, resources and sites includes links to groups, organizations and applications specific to know-how discovery, harvesting and management, data and text mining, as well as vendors/suppliers of related services.

Subjects: Intranets