September Link Roundup

U.S. Government Information: Weekly Roundup Editors of this particular LibGuide anticipate weekly updates on the activities of the U.S. federal government, particularly reports and activities. There will be “. . . links to important, news-worthy, or interesting material published during the previous week.”   The Constitution Annotated Is Now Easier to Search and Browse TheContinue reading “September Link Roundup”

July Link Roundup

  A thoughtful email from Cindy Cicco to all WPLLA members: A hearty CONGRATULATIONS to Lori Hagen for being appointed as Reference Librarian at the Allegheny County Law Library!     An equally thoughtful email from Lori Hagen describing changes to the Allegheny County Law Library’s website, including: – a redesigned site available at http://www.acllib.orgContinue reading “July Link Roundup”

June Link Roundup

The benefits of 21st-century word processing tools for lawyers As author Nicole Black emphatically states, “[l]awyers create documents—a lot of them.” Read through this post for a curated list of updated, contemporary word processing software.     Rita Young forwarded an invite from Thomson Reuters: for those attending AALL, check out the Customer Appreciation EventContinue reading “June Link Roundup”

March Link Roundup

Updated reminder from Rita Young re: the WPLLA cruise! ResearchGate Granted U.S. Patent 10,282,424: “Linking Documents Using Citations” The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted U.S. Patent 10,282,424 “Linking Documents Using Citations” to ResearchGate. As the abstract states, “[a]spects of the present disclosure relate to linking documents using citations.” For a visual representation of theContinue reading “March Link Roundup”

EVENT: Closing Banquet, May 17th, 5:45 pm, Gateway Clipper Cruise

WHEN: May 17th, 2019, boarding commences at 5:45 PM WHERE: Station Square, Gateway Clipper Entrance (far (west) side of the Sheraton Hotel) Tickets: $20/person. Thanks to Lexis, we can offset the costs of the cruise a bit. As this is coming up fast, I would like RSVPs as soon as possible. WE are in open diningContinue reading “EVENT: Closing Banquet, May 17th, 5:45 pm, Gateway Clipper Cruise”