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Cohen Legal History & Rare Books Student Essay Prize (LHRB-SIS)


Tuesday, August 27, 2019 (1pm - 3pm US/Central)


The Legal History & Rare Books Special Interest Section (LHRB-SIS) of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), in cooperation with Cengage Learning, sponsors the Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition. The competition is named in honor of Morris L. Cohen, late Professor Emeritus of Law at Yale Law School.

The competition is designed to encourage scholarship and to acquaint students with the AALL and law librarianship, and is open to students currently enrolled in accredited graduate programs in library science, law, history, and related fields. Essays may be on any topic related to legal history, rare law books, or legal archives. The winning essay will be chosen in April of 2019, and the author will present her or his paper in this webinar.

Please direct any questions regarding this webinar to Timothy Kearley.

* You must be a current member of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) and the Legal History & Rare Books Special Interest Section (LHRB-SIS) in order to attend this webinar. If you are not a member of AALL, you can join here. If you're already a member of AALL but not the LHRB-SIS, you can join here.