BIALL Newsletter Archive

The BIALL Newsletter is the voice of the Association. The three most recent issues are only available to BIALL Members. Issues older than 6 months are made freely available to anyone.

2017

Contents Include:

President’s Column
BIALL Salary Survey
BIALL Honorary Secretary Report
Committee in the Spotlight: LIM
News from the Standing Committees
Patseer Insights
BIALL Pro Bono Project – Sierra Leone
Library Routes – Terence Dooley, Librarian, The University of Law
New Year, New KM Seminar – Zoltan Csirko
Recent Additions to the How do I Wiki
Featured Library – Law Collections, the Library of Trinity College Dublin

 

BIALL  Newsletter – May 2017 [PDF] – Member Only

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Contents Include:

President’s Column
BIALL Election of Officers and Members of Council 2017-2018 – Invitation for Nominations
BIALL Needs YOU
BIALL Conference 2017
Latest News
Committee in the Spotlight: Supplier Liaison Group
News from the Standing Committees
The Rise of the Client Intelligent Law Firm: Evolving Knowledge Departments to Support a Client-Centric Focus
Library in the Spotlight – University of Birmingham Library
Recent Additions to the How do I Wiki
On the Spot: Ella Hassett, Information Assistant at Linklaters LLP
Membership News

BIALL  Newsletter – March 2017 [PDF] – Member Only

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Contents Include:

President’s Column
Breaking News: Volunteering Opportunity BIALL Pro Bono Project in Sierra Leone
Committee in the Spotlight: Professional Development Committee
News from Standing Committees
Sponsors Corner – ICLR
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
Library Routes: Libby Whitehead, Research Resources Manager
Knowledge & Research, Hogan Lovells International LLP
4th European Legal Access Conference
A KM Event – Law Firm Intranets
Get Involved in 2017

BIALL  Newsletter – January 2017 [PDF] – Member Only

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2016

Contents Include:

President’s Column
News
Committee in the Spotlight: Publication Committee
News from Standing Committees
ALLA Conference 2016 – Karen Palmer
A Conferencing We Will Go! – Paul Magrath
Featured LibraryDavid Battersby, Centre Librarian, Chester Centre Library, University of Law
Library Routes _ Ann O’Sullivan, Knowledge Services Manager, A&L Goodbody
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On the Spot – Josephine Bailey, LLM and MCL Collection Supervisor at the Squire Law Library

BIALL  Newsletter – November 2016 [PDF]

 

Contents Include:

President’s Column
Treasurer’s Report
News
Committee in the Spotlight: Web Committee
News from Standing Committees
Case Studies From The Real World  – A KM Seminar
CALL Conference 2016 – Review
“It’s all online, isn’t it?” – Tracey Dennis, Deputy Librarian at Inner Temple Library
Bloomsbury Law Online – Andy Hill, Head of Legal Publishing (UK), Bloomsbury Professional
The Bar of Northern Ireland
Library Routes – Margaret Watson, Academic Services Librarian at The Bodleian Law Library, University of Oxford takes us through her library routes
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On the Spot – Sarah Foley, Assistant Librarian at the Bar of Ireland Law Library, Dublin is put on the spot

BIALL  Newsletter – September 2016 [PDF]

 

Contents Include:

President’s Column
Honorary Secretary’s Report
News
Committee in the Spotlight: Awards & Busaries Committee
News from Standing Committees
Obituaries
SLA Conference 2016 – Review
Internet Librarian International 2016 Preview
News from Informit
Bursary Winners’ Reports
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On the Spot –Stephanie Verlander is the Library Services Co-ordinator at The University of Law

BIALL  Newsletter – July 2016 [PDF]

 

Contents Include:

President’s Column
Treasurer’s Column
“Don’t let it be them!”
BIALL Salary Survey
BIALL Honorary Secretary’s report
News
Committee in the Spotlight: Conference Committee
News from Standing Committees
Things to do in Dublin
Companies House Beta Service vs Companies House Direct
Law Libraries in Sierra Leone – Richard Honey, Barrister
The Bar of Ireland – Law Library
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On the Spot –Fiona Lacey, Library Assistant McCann FitzGerald, Dublin

BIALL  Newsletter – May 2016 [PDF]

 

Contents Include:

President’s Column
News
Committee in the Spotlight: PR & Promotions Committee
News from the Standing Committees
News from Hammicks
Library Routes – Tina Reynolds, Senior Information Officer at Clifford Chance tells us about her library routes.
Recent Additions to the How do I Wiki
On the Spot – Janet Pugh, Senior Information Officer at Kingsley Napley LLP, is put On the Spot
Membership News

BIALL  Newsletter – March 2016 [PDF]

 

Contents Include:

President’s Column
News
Committee in the Spotlight: Publications Committee
News from Standing Committees
Welcome to 2016
Doctors’ Commons Library – Stephanie Curran, Royal Courts of Justice Librarian
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
Library Routes: Guy Mitchell, Librarian of Gray’s Inn Library, takes us through his library routes
On the Spot – Sarah Robinson, Knowledge and Information Officer at Clifford Chance LLP, is put On the Spot.

BIALL  Newsletter – January 2016 [PDF]

2015

Contents Include:

President’s Column
The Role of Immediate Past President – Marianne Barber
Legislation – always playing catch up? -– Paul Magrath
News from Standing Committees
A summary of IALL in Berlin – Erin Gow
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
From Runymede to Auckland – Tim Barlow reports on the NZLLA annual conference
A Day in the Life – Helen Gaterell, Senior Library Assistant, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

BIALL  Newsletter – November 2015 [PDF]

Contents Include

President’s Column
Latest News
News from Standing Committees
What is a Library – Marianne Barber
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
Bursary Winners’ Reports
On The Spot – Angels Codina, Research Librarian Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Regional Group Profile – The Midlands – ALICE

BIALL  Newsletter – September 2015 [PDF]

Contents Include:

President’s Column
News from Standing Committees
CALL Conference 2015 – Karen Palmer
Bursary Winners’ Reports
Controlling Nuclear Subs: How one global player manages compliance to their subscriptions’ terms of use – Robbie Frazer, Prenax
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On The Spot – Denise Watkins

BIALL  Newsletter – July 2015 [PDF]

Contents Include:

President’s Column
News from Standing Committees
CLA Consultation Meeting on the Law Licence- Marianne Barber
Life on a BIALL Committee – Sarah Godwin and Stephen Wheeler talk about being on the Publications Committee.
A “Goldilocksian” approach to law reporting – Daniel Hoadley, ICLR
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On The Spot – Polly Harper, Library Officer at Pinsent Masons

BIALL  Newsletter – May 2015 [PDF]

Contents Include

President’s Column
News from Standing Committees
Hammicks – Move from fleet Street. Why we did it.
Collection Development Policy Survey for Law Firm Libraries – Mark Pexton, Library Assistant at Herbert Smith Freehills LLP shows us the results of a recent survey of collection development policies
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On The Spot – Cameron Eeles, Knowledge Officer at, Mishcon De Reya

BIALL  Newsletter – March 2015 [PDF]

Contents Include

President’s Column
News from Standing Committees
BIALL Honorary Treasurer’s report – Julie Ferris
BIALL Pro Bono Project in Sierra Leone – Jas Breslin
News from Wolters Kluwer
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On The Spot – Emma McLarty, Librarian at Solicitor’s Legal Information Centre, Scottish Government Legal Directorate, is put On the Spot.
A Day in the Life – Helen Cluff from Herbert Smith Freehills LLP (HSF) tells us about a day in her life as a Library Manager.

BIALL  Newsletter – January 2015 [PDF]

2014

Contents Include

President’s Column
BIALL Honorary Secretary’s Report – Angela Donaldson
News from Standing Committees
How far can you reach? – Deena Maggs, Head of Information Services at The Kings Fund, discussing how and why social media can be used to broadcast the value of your library
‘Good’ Law – Daniel Hoadley, Barrister, The Incorporated Council of Law Reporting
Making the C.A.S.E. for Australia – Jas Breslin
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On The Spot – Sam Hawkins, Research and Information Services Assistant at Shearman & Sterling LLP

BIALL  Newsletter – November 2014 [PDF]

2013

Contents Include

President’s Column
News from Standing Committees
News from Justis Publishing
Library Routes – Catherine Mower, Information Officer at Mishcon de Reya, takes us through her library routes
BIALL Legal Research Training Packs
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
On The Spot – Louise Young, Knowledge Analyst, Irwin Mitchell
A Day in the Life – Helen Cluff from Herbert Smith Freehills LLP (HSF) tells us about a day in her life as a Library Manager.

BIALL  Newsletter – November 2013 [PDF]

2012

Contents Include

President’s Column
News from Standing Committees
News from Justis Publishing
5th Edition of Moys Classification
Scheme Available in November!
The SLA Conference Experience – Anneli Sarkanen, Information Officer Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP
Is a Committee for Me? – David Percik, Library Manager, BPP Professional Education
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
International Law Librarian Jubilee:
Representing SLA in Northern Ireland – Tracy Z. Maleeff is Chair of the SLA Legal Division and Library
Resources Manager at Duane Morris LLP

A Day in the Life – Grant Hood, Information Officer, Sidley Austin LLP
On the Spot – Barbara Blake, Information Officer, Norton Rose LLP

BIALL  Newsletter – November 2012 [PDF]

2011

Contents Include

President’s Column
News from Standing Committees
News from Justis Publishing
Who is ALLICE? What is she?
Citing the Law
Actioning the Law – The 2011 Australian Law Librarians Association Conference – James Mullan
Recent Additions to the BIALL How do I wiki?
A Day in the Life – Sarah Wheeler, Assistant Librarian at The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom, guides us through her typical working day.
Library Routes – Stephen Wheeler, IS Research and Training Executive at Pinsent Masons, guides us through his Library Routes
On the Spot – Sally Peat, Knowledge Design Officer at the College of Law.

BIALL  Newsletter – November 2011 [PDF]

2010

Contents Include

President’s Column
News from Standing Committees
News from Justis Publishing
A Day in the Life – Anneli Sarkanen, Information Officer, Field Fisher Waterhouse
On the Spot – Sandra Wolstenholme, Librarian at Bedell Cristin, answers our questions…

BIALL  Newsletter – November 2010 [PDF]

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