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Presentation Files from the 2006 SWALL Annual Meeting

Thursday, April 6, 2006

(P-1) Basic Legal Research for the Non-Law Librarian
Jill Henderson, Librarian of the Taylor County Law Library
Texas Civil Statutes and Codes

Amy Hale-Janeke, 5th Circuit Court of Appeals Library
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(P-3) Fast Track Law Cataloging: Original and Cataloging for Law Firms
Joni Cassidy, Cassidy Cataloguing
KF Outline (Excel Spreadsheet)

(A-1) Law Librarians and Government Advocacy: The Patriot Act and Beyond
Leah Sanwell-Weiss, University of Arizona
Presentation File

(A-2) Negotiating with the Bizarre: Real Life Experiences at the Reference Desk
Sharon Blackburn, Faculty Services Librarian, Texas Tech University School of Law Library and Amy Hale-Janeke, Librarian, 5th Circuit Court of Appeals Library, New Orleans Headquarters
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(B-2) Jump Start Your Foreign and International Research
Lyonette Louis-Jacques,University of Chicago law School

Anna K. Teller, Texas Wesleyan University School of Law
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Friday, April 7, 2006

Plenary Meeting: Competitive Intelligence Research
Sabrina I. Pacifici, Editor and Publisher of LLRX.com and Bespacific.com
Competitive Intelligence Research

(C-1) Health Law Research Online: Good for You or Hazardous to Your Health?
Spencer Simons, Director, University of Houston Law Center, O'Quinn Law Library, and Elizabeth Schneider, Librarian, Plattner, Schneidman & Schuster
Bioethics Handout
Elder Law Handout
Medical Statistics Handout
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SWALL at the Driskill in Austin

SWALL in Driskill Hotel of Austin, TX

(D-1) Legislative History Research

Katherine Fitzhugh, UALR/Pulaski County Law Library
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Kristina L. Niedringhaus, Phoenix International School of Law
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Carolyn Jean Clark, University of Kansas, Wheat Law Library
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Alan Pannell, University of Colorado Law Library
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Kay Schlueter
Texas Legislative Reference Library
Handout (MS Word)

Saturday, April 8, 2006

Hot Topic: Beyond Google and Yahoo - New, Nifty Search Engines to Optimize your Research
Barbara Fullerton, Manager of Librarian Relations, 10K Wizard and Sabrina I. Pacifici, Editor and Publisher of LLRX.com and Bespacific.com
Beyond Google and Yahoo

(G-3) Just the Facts: A Contextual Approach to the Legal Information Use Environment
Guest Speaker: Yolanda Jones
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