Legal Research Competency in the News

Blogs, articles, and organizations are talking about the AALL Principles and Standards for Legal Research Competency, and legal information literacy. generally. Other sections in Further Reading draw the reader's attention to research, reports, and substantive discussion of subtopics in the literature of the profession. This particular list, offered chronologically, newest first, points to press releases, other associations' newsletter articles, conference proceedings, and more. Did we miss something? Please send us the link.

Briefing the Case: Technology as a Core Competency for Tomorrow’s Lawyers: A Conversation with Ken Hirsch [sic], SWALL Bulletin, Spring 2014, page 9 

Legal Research Skills: What Do We Know?, Toni Aiello, Program Materials from Law Library Association of Greater New York 75th Anniversary Education Conference, February 5, 2014

Building Practice Ready Graduates - Science Fiction or Forward Thinking, Robert Condlin, Program Materials from Law Library Association of Greater New York 75th Anniversary Education Conference, February 5, 2014

Principles, Standards and Competencies for Legal Research, Prairie Law Blog (December 18, 2013)

AALL Announces Legal Research Competency Principles and Standards, AALL E-newsletter - December 2013

AALL Announces Legal Research Competency Principles and Standards, Library Boy (December 10, 2013)

AALL Announces Legal Research Competency Principles and Standards, Library Stuff (December 9, 2013)

AALL Launches Information Center for the "Principles and Standards of Legal Research Competency", Dewey B Strategic (December 8, 2013)

Legal Information Literacy Standards: an overview of the developments in the US & the UK, Legal Information Literacy (November 2013)

Legal Research Competencies on AALLNET, AALL E-newsletter - November 2013

32nd IALL Annual Course on International Law and Legal Information, Barcelona, 15-19 September, 2013, International Association of Law Libraries (October 3, 2013)

Effective Legal Research: Basic Skills for Newly Admitted Attorneys, Jean Wenger, Illinois State Bar Association (September 9, 2013)

Principles and Standards for Legal Research Competency, AALL Report to the Council of the ABA Section on Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar (August 2013)

Executive Board Action, AALL E-newsletter - July 2013 (Approval,PSLRC).