AALL eBriefing / AALL Award Recipients Announced

Congratulations to the 2015 AALL Award Recipients

The AALL Awards Program was established to publicly recognize the achievements of law librarians for their service to the profession and contributions to legal literature and materials.

Celebrate the accomplishments of your colleagues at the 2015 AALL Annual Meeting & Conference in Philadelphia where recipients of the Gallagher and Andrews awards will be acknowledged at the Association Luncheon and Hall of Fame inductees will be acknowledged at the AALL Business Meeting.

AALL is pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s AALL awards:

 


Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award

 Timothy L. Coggins

Associate Dean for Library and Information Services

and Professor of Law

University of Richmond School of Law Library

Richmond, Virginia

 

Penny A. Hazelton

Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Library

and Technology Services

University of Washington Gallagher Law Library

Seattle, Washington

 

Sarah G. Holterhoff

Associate Professor of Law Librarianship

and Government Information/Reference Librarian

Valparaiso University Law School Library

Valparaiso, Indiana

Sarah K. Wiant

Professor of Law

Washington Lee University School of Law

Lexington, Virginia

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Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award

A Bibliographical Catalog of William Blackstone 

Ann Jordan Laeuchli 

(awarded posthumously)

Associate Librarian

Yale Law School

New Haven, Connecticut

Appeals to the Privy Council from the American Colonies: 

An Annotated Digital Catalogue 

CO-AUTHORS

Mary Sarah Bilder

Professor of Law

Boston College Law School

Newton Centre, Massachusetts

  Charles Donahue, Jr.

Paul A. Freund Professor of Law

Harvard Law School

Cambridge, Massachusetts

 

Sharon Hamby O’Connor

Professor Emerita of Law

Boston College Law School

Newton Centre, Massachusetts

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Hall of Fame

Ann T. Fessenden

Circuit Librarian

U.S. Court of Appeals Library

St. Louis, Missouri

James S. Heller

Director of the Law Library, Professor of Law,

and Professor of Public Policy

College of William & Mary

Williamsburg, Virginia

Phyllis C. Marion

Associate Dean for Library and Information Resources

and Professor of Law

California Western School of Law Library

San Diego, California

 

Victoria K. Trotta

Associate Dean for the Ross-Blakley Law Library

Ross-Blakley Law Library, Arizona State University

Tempe, Arizona

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AALL Spectrum Article of the Year Award

“Dialectic of Transformation: The Shaping of a Name,”

AALL Spectrum, April 2014 

CO-AUTHORS

Christine Bowersox

Collection Management Librarian

Harris Beach PLLC

Pittsford, New York

Kristen M. Hallows

Research Librarian

Bricker & Eckler LLP

Columbus, Ohio

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Law Library Journal Article of the Year Award

“What About the Majority? Considering the Legal Research

Practices of Solo and Small Firm Attorneys,”

106 Law Library Journal 377 (2014) 

Joseph D. Lawson

Deputy Director

Harris County Law Library

Houston, Texas

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Law Library Publications Award

Nonprint Division

The University of Florida Lawton Chiles Legal Information Center 

Annual Report Timeline 2013/2014

University of Florida Levin College of Law

Lawton Chiles Legal Information Center

Gainesville, Florida

PRIMARY DESIGNER

Avery Le

Reference Librarian

Print Division

The Law in Postcards 

 Boston College Law Library

Newton, Massachusetts

CO-CREATORS

Laurel Davis

Legal Information Librarian/Curator of Rare Books

Lily Olson

Access Services Librarian

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AALL/LexisNexis Call for Papers Awards

Open Division

Understanding the “Other” International Agreements 

Ryan Harrington

Head of Reference/Specialist in Foreign and International Law

Yale Law School Lillian Goldman Library

New Haven, Connecticut

From Law in Blackletter to Blackletter Law 

Kasia Solon Cristobal

Lecturer and Reference Librarian (Student Services Coordinator)

Tarlton Law Library, University of Texas School of Law

Austin, Texas

New Member Division

Managing Disruptive Patron Behavior in Law Libraries: A Grey Paper

CO-AUTHORS

Nicole P. Dyszlewski

Research/Access Services Librarian

Roger Williams University School of Law

Bristol, Rhode Island

Kristen Moore

Reference Librarian

Stetson University College of Law

Gulfport, Florida

Genevieve Tung

Reference and Circulation Librarian

Rutgers University Law School Library

Camden, New Jersey

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Minority Leadership Development Award

Daniella Mia Lee-Garcia

Librarian

Ninth Circuit Library, United States Court of Appeals

Fresno, California

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Public Access to Government Information Award

Mary Alice Baish

Superintendent of Documents

Government Publishing Office

Washington, D.C.

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Robert L. Oakley Advocacy Award

2012 California UELMA 

Advocacy Team

TEAM MEMBERS 

Michele M. Finerty

Retired

Pacific McGeorge School of Law

Sacramento, California

 Judy C. Janes

Director and Lecturer in Law

UC Davis Mabie Law Library

Davis, California

 


David L. McFadden

Senior Reference Librarian

Leigh H. Taylor Law Library, Southwestern Law School

Los Angeles, California

Lawrence R. (Larry) Meyer

Executive Director

Law Library for San Bernardino County

San Bernardino, California

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Chapter Professional Development Award

2015 SANDALL Winter Institute

Authenticating Electronic Legal Materials: UELMA& Beyond

San Diego Area Law Libraries (SANDALL)

San Diego, California

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Excellence in Marketing Award

Best Brochure

How is your Law Library Funded? 

Alameda County Law Library

Oakland, California

Best Campaign

National Library Week 2014 at the Riverside County Law Library 

Riverside County Law Library

Riverside, California

Best Newsletter

CALL Bulletin

Chicago Association of Law Libraries (CALL)

Chicago, Illinois

Best PR Tool Kit

Welcome to Your Law Library!

Dolly & Homer Hand Law Library

Stetson University College of Law

Gulfport, Florida

Best Use of Technology

CALL-er ID

Chicago Association of Law Libraries (CALL)

Chicago, Illinois

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New Product Award

Legal Analytics®

Lex Machina

Josh Becker, CEO

Menlo Park, California

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Emerging Leader Award

Nicole P. Dyszlewski

Research/Access Services Librarian

Roger Williams University School of Law

Bristol, Rhode Island

Emily R. Florio

Manager of Library Services

Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP

Washington, D.C.

Jane M. Larrington

Reference Faculty Services Librarian

University of San Diego School of Law

San Diego, California

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Innovations in Technology Award

Law and Legislative Digital Library

Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library

Augusta, Maine

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Volunteer Service Award

Donna K. Bausch

Law Librarian

Norfolk Law Library

Norfolk, Virginia

Leonette M. Williams

Associate Director of the Law Library for Collection

and Administrative Services

University of Southern California Gould School of Law

Los Angeles, California

 

Congratulations to all of the winners!