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Welcome To SCALL - Southern California Association of Law Libraries


The Southern California Association of Law Libraries (SCALL) is a local chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL). SCALL was approved as a chapter in 1953 and has an active membership of over 300 librarians and information professionals from academic, private, state, and county law libraries in the Southern California area. SCALL sponsors an annual institute, has over 20 committees, publishes a chapter newsletter, runs a listserv, and maintains these web pages.


2015 SCALL Spring Meeting: Legal Incubators
William T. Tanner, Directing Attorney at the Legal Aid Society of Orange County, will discuss the history of legal incubators, different models for providing legal services, the legal aid model, and pro bono opportunities.

Where: Los Angeles County Law Library, 301 W. First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
When: Wednesday, March 25 - Doors open at 6:30 PM
Getting There: The library is conveniently located near the Civic Center station of the Red and Purple Metro Lines.
Cost: $28.00 / $20.00 students

R.S.V.P. via email by Friday, March 20

Print and send this form, along with a check (payable to SCALL) to:

Elyse Meyers
Hugh & Hazel Darling Law Library
UCLA School of Law
385 Charles E. Young Dr. East
1106 Law Building
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1458

Questions? Contact the Programs Comm:

Elyse Meyers:
Sarah Joshi:
Erik Adams:

Parking is $8 in the library building, if you RSVP on time. If you don't RSVP, parking will be $10.
2015 SCALL Scholarship
The SCALL Scholarship rewards current library school students living in Southern California who hold promise of future involvement in the law library profession. The amount of each scholarship and the number of awards granted each year may vary depending on current funding of the scholarship committee. Past scholarships have included awards of up to $1,200. Applications and supporting materials must be received by March 27, 2015. Click here to download the scholarship application.

2015 SCALL Institute

The 43rd Annual SCALL Institute's theme was Thriving in the Network Economy

The Institute took place February 27th and 28th at the Historic Mission Inn in Riverside, CA. For more information, visit the Institute website:   

Locating the Law, 5th edition, revised (2011)

Public Access to Legal Information Committee (PALI) is pleased to announce the publication of the revised fifth edition of Locating the Law: A Handbook for Non-Law Librarians (2011). The entire publication is freely available for download HERE

Jan/Feb 2015 Newsletter now available
January/February 2015 Newsletter If link does not open, right click and select "save target as" to save the file to your local drive.

Mailing Address:
Southern California Association of Law Libraries (SCALL)
PMB 334
8391 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Email comments, questions, and suggestions to:  scallweb [at] gmail [dot] com

Check out the Rohan Chapter Service Award and Vendor Service Award winners


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Other California Law Library Associations:
Northern California Association of Law Libraries
San Diego Area Law Libraries

Last Updated: 3/10/2015