Over the past fifty years college tuition has increased to four hundred percent. In that same period textbook prices have increased by over one thousand percent. The textbook/case law sales industry is considered a racket in certain circles. Some sympathetic …

The battle for the Internet Archive and the future of Controlled Digital Lending. Read more »

The LIT-SIS Nominations Committee is still seeking nominations for two positions: Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect and Secretary/Treasurer. Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect is a three-year commitment, with the successful candidate serving as Vice-Chair, Chair, and Past Chair over three consecutive years. Secretary/Treasurer is a two-year commitment.  You …

Be Thankful for LIT-SIS: Seeking Nominations for the LIT-SIS Executive Board Read more »

In the post Pandemic world forward thinking Law Libraries have developed ways to continue remote based work, or thoroughly integrate it into the new hybrid environment. What remains new and exciting times for knowledge workers, poses a challenge for those …

Balancing productivity privacy and management in remote and hybrid law library work. Read more »

While working the reference desk at a mid-sized research institution, I came across a student who was searching for a particular article. I positioned my monitor to demonstrate to her how to navigate the university’s databases and find the article. …

Achieving Technological Competence: On overcoming our nostalgic preference for unmerging technologies. Read more »