12/16 @12:30 PM Virtual Brown Bag Lunch: What are You Doing With Your Print Collection?

On Thursday, December 16th at 12:30 PM join with fellow librarians to discuss how you’re handling print subscriptions. With the increase of remote and hybrid work electronic resources have flourished, but what does that mean for your print collection? Are you dropping print completely? Are you downsizing the print collection? How do you decide what gets to stay and what must go? If more of your budget is being allocated to electronic resources what criteria … Read more

Holiday Party December 10th

Join us on DECEMBER 10 from NOON to 1PM for gingerbread house decorating, light trivia, and general merriment! RSVP to Sarah Hart: shart@insurancelibrary.org Can’t make the party? We’d still love for you to participate in the vote that will take place after the event. Everyone who votes will be entered to win a $25 gift card to a place of their choosing. LOGISTICS: Do you have to decorate a gingerbread house to attend? No! There … Read more

Maximizing Legal Analytics in Massachusetts State Courts – October 20th @ 1 pm

When: October 20th, 1:00-2:00 pm EST What: Maximizing Legal Analytics in Massachusetts State Courts for Judge Intel, Opposing Counsel Research and More Where: Zoom – information below, if you would like an Outlook invite, please respond to kmack@goodwinlaw.com Who: Michael Swarz of Trellis Research Join the Association of Boston Law Librarians and Trellis Research for an engaging webinar as we cover how legal analytics enables you to analyze the behavior and history of your judge, … Read more

ABLL 2020-2021 Membership Scholarship

In light of the current pandemic and economic hardships facing our members and their firms, the ABLL Board is proud to offer a limited number of scholarships to cover the 2020-2021 Membership dues. We recognize the importance of community during these times and would like all our members to continue to benefit from our educational programming and social events. In addition, all of our upcoming programs and events through 2020 will be held virtually. We … Read more

Postponed – ABLL Education Luncheon – Legal Analytics – A Look Behind the Curtain Sponsored by Lexis Nexis

Postponed – An update will follow When: Monday, April 6th at 12:00 pm Where: Social Law Library What: ABLL Education Luncheon – Sponsored by Lexis Nexis Please RSVP by Monday, March 30th to Kara Mack – kmack@goodwinlaw.com Title: Legal Analytics – A Look Behind the Curtain Description: Legal analytics continues to evolve at a rapid pace. Information professionals are on the forefront as early adopters who evaluate, introduce and train others on analytic tools. Join … Read more

January Brown Bag – Library Awareness and Engagement

Keeping the Library relevant is getting harder & harder. How do you keep Library awareness happening at your firm? What do you do for orientation? How do you get the Library a seat at the table? With National Library week approaching, our members at WilmerHale have offered to host a brown bag lunch where we can share ideas and experiences. Hope you can make it! Where: WilmerHale 60 State St. Boston When: Thursday, January 23rd … Read more

Brown Bag: Docket Alerting and Tracking

Docket Alerting and Tracking As we approach 2020, there are still many stumbling blocks with docket alerting and tracking. Tips? Tricks? How are you managing expectations?   Where: Goodwin 100 Northern Ave Boston When: Thursday, December 19th 12:00-1:00 Space is limited, please RSVP by Dec. 16th to be included on the security list. kmack@goodwinlaw.com   Can’t make it to the Seaport? We have a call-in option. Please contact Kara for details.  

Welcome to the New ABLL Website

Welcome to the new ABLL website. There are some upgrades and a few changes that you will notice. There is a new action bar at the top of the page that has the link to email or find members and to check your account settings. Below are some user instructions to help  you to navigate the new features and website. We have also added a new forum called “ABLL Exchange” that can be used to … Read more

2019 Annual Meeting

ABLL’s Annual Business Meeting will be held at Post 390 on Wednesday, May 22nd from 12-2pm. Come listen to the president’s report from Jenna Fegreus and vote for nominated Board Members. Please RSVP with your lunch choices (listed below) and any food allergies by May 17th. Appetizer (select 1) Arugula Salad | Seasonal Soup (tbd later) Main Course (select 1) Grilled Salmon & Artisan Lettuces | North Shore 3-Way | Grilled BBQ Chicken Bahn Mi | … Read more