Monthly Archives: June 2011

TS-SIS Silent Auction

This year TS-SIS is again sponsoring a silent auction to promote and raise money for the Marla Schwartz Grants. These grants enable law librarians to attend conferences. If you would like to contribute to this grant please visit TS-SIS activities … Continue reading

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AALL2011 Bloggers Meetup

Calling all AALL bloggers! There will be a bloggers meeting at AALL 2011 in Philly on Monday, July 25th from 5:30 to 6:30 pm at the McGillin’s Olde Ale House, 1310 Drury Street, a few blocks from the Conventional Center. … Continue reading

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FCIL-SIS Latin American Interest Group

When you get questions about gang activity in Mexico, a presidential overthrow and loss of OAS status in the Honduras, new environmental laws in Brazil and any other legal excitement in Latin America, know that via the  FCIL-SIS Latin American … Continue reading

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Joint Roundtable on Pro Se Patrons and Prisoners at AALL

Are you interested in learning new ideas for serving your pro se patrons (self-represented litigants)? Interested in learning how librarians can support prisoner access to legal materials? Please join us for an exciting Joint Roundtable on Library Services to Pro … Continue reading

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Give Me Liberty and Give Me Books!

The 2011 AALL Book Drive organized by the Social Responsibilities Special Interest Section has begun and will continue until the end of the Annual Meeting in Philadelphia (July 26, 2011). This year’s book drive will benefit Philadelphia Children’s Foundation (PCF). … Continue reading

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Animal Law Caucus (ALC) Inaugural Event

Please get to know your Animal Law Caucus (ALC)! Formed in 2010, our first Association-wide meeting will be at AALL and is a presentation by Special Guest Speaker, Professor James A. Serpell. Professor Serpell is the Director of the Center … Continue reading

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Opportunities for Visits or Exchanges at Law Libraries Worldwide

Law librarians interested in visiting at foreign law libraries or temporarily exchanging jobs with a foreign law librarian can peruse the FCIL-SIS’s roster of foreign library job visitation opportunities at http://aallnet.org/sis/fcilsis/surveyresults.html. The roster is organized according to country name. Interested … Continue reading

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