Law School Faculty Metrics

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 (11am - 12pm US/Central)


After the U.S. News & World Report announced they would create a ranking of US Law Schools based on scholarship using HeinOnline statistics there has been a huge outpouring of interest in scholarship metrics. What are the nuances involved? Is your library helping in this arena? This webinar will address potential roadblocks and identify best practices to improve metadata accuracy, focusing on proactive engagement with Hein and law faculty.

You will learn:
• Roadblocks and pitfalls involved with scholarly metrics
• Best practices and recommendations in metadata accuracy and rankings preparation

The deadline to register is February 17.

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Brian R. Huffman
University of Hawaii Law Library
Brian R. Huffman, JD, MLIS, is the Electronic Services Librarian at the University of Hawaii Law Library. He has published and presented on topics including digital self-publishing and open educational resources. His duties include managing library database accounts, coordinating and marketing the law library's e-resources, website, LibGuides, archival collection, and digital institutional repositories in addition to teaching advanced legal research and a series of legal technology workshops. He received his JD from Drake University Law School and his MLIS from Saint Catherine University. Brian’s two big pastimes are bicycling and baking scones.

Sharalyn Williams
Public Services Librarian and Circulation Supervisor
Gonzaga University School of Law Chastek Library

Registration Fees:

These fees are available through 02/17/2020
Name Price Available To
AALL Member $0.00   Retired
Site Registration $125.00   Retired
Non-Member $60.00   NonMember
Site Registration $150.00   NonMember

Cancellation and Other Policies:

Cancellations and refund requests must be made in writing and emailed to by the registration deadline. No refunds will be given after the registration deadline. Refunds will not be given for no-shows.