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End of Summer Reading – Bryan Stevenson, Just Mercy

The summer’s almost over – time to read one last book on the beach. If you’re looking for inspirational reading about the great power of the legal system, check out Bryan Stevenson’s memoir, Just Mercy. Stevenson is a death-row attorney whose stories about working with inmates are fascinating and inspiring. Continue reading

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Chicago-Kent at CALI Conference 2017

Chicago-Kent librarians will be traveling to speak at the 2017 annual CALI conference this week in Phoenix, AZ. Catch up on their topics here, find links to watch the livestream, or and follow along online via twitter at the #CALIcon17 hashtag … Continue reading

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Welcoming the Institute of Design

This summer we rearranged our library space on the 6th and 7th floors to make room for the IIT Institute of Design. We’ve been looking forward to learning more from ID as we welcome them to our campus, and learning how their … Continue reading

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Chicago-Kent and the AALL 2016 Annual Meeting

The 109th Annual Meeting for the American Association of Law Libraries is being held here in Chicago July 16-19. This is the first time in 29 years that the meeting will be held in Chicago, which is also the home … Continue reading

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CALIcon 2016

CALI’S annual conference, CALIcon, is coming up this week, from Thursday, June 16, through Saturday, June 18. Our two tech librarians, Emily Barney and Deborah Ginsberg, will be speaking at this year’s conference. Continue reading

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Chicago-Kent Librarians at National Law Libraries Conference

Chicago-Kent librarians took on leadership roles, gave presentations and promoted professional development at the AALL 2015 conference. Continue reading

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Chicago-Kent at the 25th Annual CALI Conference – Updated with video!

Chicago-Kent staff will be attending the 25th annual Conference for Law School Technology this week. In their presentations, they will share A2J digital legal aid courses, new developments with Oyez project’s Supreme Court content, tools used for Video Management and offer tips on setting up basic WordPress websites. Continue reading

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Update from the 2014 CALI Conference

You probably have heard of CALI Lessons and CALI Awards.  But CALI does a lot more than hand out certificates to students with the best grades.  For example, CALI’s eLangdell project offers free law school textbooks as an alternative to … Continue reading

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Students: Legal Tech Conferences Coming Up!

Have you ever considered attending a local legal tech conference? You don’t have to be an “early adopter,” eager to try out the latest gadgets and apps, to find these conferences valuable. Learning about new tools being used in the … Continue reading

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Flipping Flop?: A Guest Lecture at CALI 2013

  A couple of weeks ago, Debbie told you about the (then) upcoming CALI Conference on law school technology being held at Chicago-Kent from June 14-16. Now that CALI is over, I thought I’d give you a rundown of the presentation given … Continue reading

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