AALL eBriefing / 2019 Award Recipients Announced

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2019 AALL AWARD RECIPIENTS!

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

Celebrate the accomplishments of your colleagues at the 2019 AALL Annual Meeting & Conference in Washington, DC, where recipients of the Gallagher, Andrews, and Hall of Fame awards will be acknowledged at the Association Luncheon (ticketed event).

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

MARIAN GOULD GALLAGHER
DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD

James S. Heller
Director of the Law Library and
Professor of Law
College of William & Mary
Williamsburg, Virginia

Kenneth J. Hirsh
Director of the Law Library and
Professor of Practice
Robert S. Marx Law Library
University of Cincinnati College of Law
Cincinnati, Ohio

Jacquelyn J. Jurkins
Law Librarian, Director
Multnomah Law Library
Portland, Oregon

Darcy Kirk
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and
Distinguished Professor of Law
University of Connecticut School of Law
Hartford, Connecticut

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JOSEPH L. ANDREWS LEGAL LITERATURE AWARD

Harris County Law Library
Houston, Texas

Pro Se Litigant Handbook and Manual para Litigantes Pro Se

EDITOR AND CO-AUTHOR

Shamika D. Dalton
Associate Director for Public Services &
Professor of Legal Research
University of Florida Levin College of Law
Gainesville, Florida

CO-AUTHORS

Dr. Yvonne J. Chandler
Associate Professor
University of North Texas College of Information
Department of Information Science
Denton, Texas

Vicente E. Garces
Reference Administration &
Web Services Librarian
University of Minnesota Law School
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Dennis C. Kim-Prieto
Reference Librarian
Rutgers University Law School
Newark, New Jersey

Carol Avery Nicholson
Associate Director for Technical Services, Retired
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Durham, North Carolina

Dr. Michele A. L. Villagran
Assistant Professor
San Jose State University
San Jose, California

Celebrating Diversity: A Legacy of Minority Leadership in the American Association of Law Libraries (2nd edition)

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HALL OF FAME AWARD

Paul George
Associate Dean for Curriculum Development and
Biddle Law Library
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Biddle Law Library
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jolande Goldberg
Senior Cataloging Policy Specialist for
Law Classification, Policy & Standards
Library of Congress
Alexandria, Virginia

Robert Oaks
Chief Library and Records Officer, Retired
Latham & Watkins LLP
Washington, DC

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AALL SPECTRUM ARTICLE OF THE YEAR AWARD

CO-AUTHORS

Rachel P. Licona
Staff Attorney, Family and Probate Divisions
Sixth Judicial Circuit Court
Clearwater, Florida

Taryn Marks
Professor of Legal Research &
Faculty Services Librarian
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

“Enhancing the Online Learning Environment,” AALL Spectrum, Vol. 22, No. 4 (March/April 2018)

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EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT AWARD

Harris County Law Library
Houston, Texas

Harvey Recovery Resources Webpage

King County Law Library
Seattle, Washington

Self-Represented Litigant (SRL) Workshops

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LAW LIBRARY JOURNAL ARTICLE OF THE YEAR AWARD

Peter W. Martin
Emeritus Professor of Law
Cornell University School of Law
Ithaca, New York

“District Court Opinions That Remain Hidden Despite a Longstanding Congressional Mandate of Transparency—The Result of Judicial Autonomy and Systemic Indifference,” 110 Law Library Journal 305 (2018)

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AALL/LEXISNEXIS CALL FOR PAPERS AWARD

NEW MEMBER DIVISION

Nicholas Mignanelli
Librarian Assistant Professor and
Reference & Instructional Services Librarian
University of Miami School of Law
Corals Gables, Florida

“Critical Legal Research: Who Needs It?”

SHORT FORM DIVISION

Mari Cheney
Assistant Director, Research and Instruction
Lewis and Clark Law School
Paul L. Boley Law Library
Portland, Oregon

“The Hearing Impaired Law Librarian: Navigating Silent Spaces”

OPEN DIVISION

Andrew J. Martineau
Instructional Services Librarian
University of Minnesota Law Library
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Reinforcing the ‘Crumbling Infrastructure of Legal Research’ through
Court-Provided Metadata”

Student Division

Kwanghyuk Yoo
Student
University of Iowa Law Library
Iowa City, Iowa

“Behavioral and Structural Remedies for Cognitive Bias on Legal Information: The Evolving Role of Law Libraries and Enhanced Integrated Library Systems Design”

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MINORITY LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT AWARD

Marcelo Rodriguez
Research and Training Librarian
U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
New York, New York

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PUBLIC ACCESS TO GOVERNMENT
INFORMATION AWARD

Carl Malamud
President and Founder of Public.Resource.Org
Healdsburg, California

Public.Resource.Org

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ROBERT L. OAKLEY ADVOCACY AWARD

Keith Ann Stiverson
Director of the Library/Senior Lecturer, Retired
Chicago-Kent College of Law
Chicago, Illinois

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NEW PRODUCT AWARD

Thomson Reuters
Eagan, Minnesota

Statutes Compare and Regulations Compare on Westlaw Edge

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EMERGING LEADER AWARD

Kristina J. Alayan
Law Library Director &
Assistant Professor of Law
Howard University School of Law
Washington, DC

Michelle Hook Dewey
Legal Research Services Manager
BakerHostetler
Atlanta, Georgia

Anna C.B. Russell
Anchorage Branch Librarian
United States Courts Ninth Circuit Library
Anchorage, Alaska

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INNOVATIONS IN TECHNOLOGY AWARD

Theresa K. Tarves
Assistant Director of the Law Library,
Professor of Legal Research, and
Director of the Legal-Tech Virtual Lab
Penn State Law
University Park, Pennsylvania

Legal-Tech Virtual Lab

Legal Educational Technology Department
UNT Dallas College of Law
Dallas, Texas

The Virtual Crime Scene

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VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARD

Julie Pabarja
Research & Library Supervisor
Latham & Watkins LLP
Chicago, Illinois

Congratulations to all the winners!