Author archives

George Butterfield is Legal Reference Librarian, Creighton University School of Law, Klutznick Law Library, Omaha, Nebraska

Congressional Budget Office Launches Topical Health Website

George Butterfield provides an overview of the new CBO website that hosts a wealth of government documents on health related issues.

Subjects: E-Government, Features, Legal Research

Commentary: Is a J.D. Necessary for Law Librarians?

George Butterfield examines this question within the context of policies that impact law librarians working in academic, government and law firm law libraries, as well as within the context of the respective responsibilities of these professionals.

Subjects: Features, Law Librarians, Legal Marketing

An Overview of Selected Legal Digital Libraries

George Butterfield and Kristyn Helge review ten major legal digital research portals, assessing, comparing and contrasting their major characteristics and providing guidance on using each one.

Subjects: Features, Internet Trends, Legal Research, Legal Technology, Libraries & Librarians, Library Marketing, Technology Trends