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Legal Research and Writing Program

Back to the Future of Legal Research

Chicago-Kent College of Law
Chicago, Illinois
May 18, 2007

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Friday, May 18

 

8:30 - 9:15 a.m.


Registration

Continental Breakfast
courtesy of William S. Hein & Co., Inc.


9:15 - 9:30 a.m.


Welcome


9:30 - 10:45 a.m.


Digital Legal Information: The Future Is Now

  • Mary Alice Baish - American Association of Law Libraries
  • Ian Gallacher - Syracuse University College of Law

10:45 - 11:00 a.m.


Break
refreshments courtesy of LexisNexis


11:00 - 12:00 p.m.


Results: Librarian and Practitioner Surveys & Focus Groups on the Research Realities

  • Sanford Greenberg and Tom Gaylord - Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • Patrick Meyer - Thomas Jefferson School of Law

12:00 - 1:15 p.m.


Lunch
courtesy of Aspen Publishers


1:15 - 2:45 p.m.


Concurrent Panels:

Web 2.0: New Tools for Doing & Teaching Legal Research

  • Debbie Ginsberg - Chicago-Kent College of Law (moderator)
  • Douglas A. Berman - Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University
  • Richard D. Friedman - University of Michigan Law School
  • Bonnie Shucha - University of Wisconsin at Madison

Developing Effective and Well-Coordinated First-Year Legal Research Programs

  • Doug Godfrey - Chicago-Kent College of Law (moderator)
  • Susan J. Adams - Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • Jane Edwards - Michigan State College of Law
  • Karin Johnsrud - Columbia Law School
  • Larry Reeves - Fordham University School of Law

2:45 - 3:00 p.m.


Break
refreshments courtesy of LexisNexis


3:00 - 4:15 p.m.


Concurrent Panels:

Electronic Research and Citation

  • Ian Gallacher - Syracuse University College of Law
  • Dana Neacsu - Columbia University

Being Research-Selective for Efficiency and Economy

  • Alison Julien & Kira Zaporski - Marquette University Law School
  • Rosalie Sanderson - New York Law School
  • Sarah Valentine - CUNY Law School

4:20 - 5:15 p.m.

Concurrent Panels:

Teaching the Teachers

  • James Milles - University of Buffalo Law School

Interactive CALI Legal Research Lessons

  • Nancy Johnson - Georgia State University College of Law
  • Deb Quentel - CALI

Evaluating Subscription Website Design

  • Julie Jones - Cornell Law School

Going International

  • Ed Harris - Chicago-Kent College of Law

Context

  • Jill Hayford & Alison Julien - Marquette University Law School

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Reception
refreshments courtesy of Thomson West


 

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