What was your biggest take-away from the presentation?
As inmates are often working with public defenders with a large caseload, they seek additional legal assistance. As a librarian working in a legal capacity, have you come across difficult situations where you were urged to provide legal advice/assistance rather than legal information?
• Outstanding leadership in LLAW, at meetings, and in committee work.
• Special and notable service to LLAW, such as participation in special projects.
• Participation in seminars, teaching courses, and public speaking activities.
• Publication and editorial contributions to professional literature.
• Innovations at the worksite.
• Mentoring activities which encourage others in the profession.
• Extracurricular activities which provide the profession and/or LLAW with commendable publicity and acclaim.
• Other achievements indicating noteworthy dedication to the profession of law librarianship/information science.
To nominate a worthy colleague, download the form from http://www.aallnet.org/chapter/llaw/membership/grants.html. The deadline for submissions is March 14th at 4:30 p.m.
Please contact Diane Duffey at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information and/or to submit your nomination. Also remember that the Wisconsin Law Journal is partnering with us on this award.
Help us to recognize LLAW members for their wonderful contributions and nominate a colleague today!
Bev Butula and Kris Turner will be discussing the evolving online world!
Go to LLAW's Programs page here: http://www.aallnet.org/chapter/llaw/programs/index.htm to register online.
LLAW became a chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries in June 1982. Today over 100 members represent all segments of the legal library community, including private law firm, corporate, county, state, federal, and academic librarians.
LLAW meets quarterly to discuss business, to listen to speakers on educational topics, and to network with colleagues. Visitors are always welcome at our meetings. For location and details of meetings, please see Programs. In addition to our own meetings, LLAW and its members participate in library and legal conferences at the state and national level.