Hazel L. Johnson, 1955 –

Hall of Fame Induction: 2016

Significant AALL Service

  • Chair, Public Relations Committee, 1987–88, 1995–96
  • President, Southeastern Association of the AALL, 1987–88
  • Cochair, CONELL Committee, 1990–92
  • Public Relations Coordinator, 1994–95
  • Representative to the ABA Law Practice Management Section, 1997–2000
  • Chair, ALLNET Advisory Committee, 2000–01

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Service to SEAALL Award, Southeastern Chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries, 1992
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inductee, 2016

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • “You Want to Know WHAT? How Did I Get Here),” PLL Perspectives 2 (June/July 1991): 19–21.
  • “The Southeastern Chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries: The First Chapter.” In Law Librarianship: Historical Perspectives, edited by Laura N. Gasaway & Michael G. Chiorazzi, 431–63. Littleton, CO: Fred B. Rothman & Co., 1996.
  • “Information in the Next Millennium: Today’s Decisions May Limit Tomorrow’s Access,” AALL Spectrum 3 (November 1998): 6–7 (with Betsy Sandison).
  • “Crossroads—Strategic Partnerships and Collaborative Planning,” AALL Spectrum 3 (February 1999): 32, 30 (with Timothy L. Coggins).
  • “AALL Annual Meetings Feature Stellar Authors & Speakers: 1999 Is No Exception,” AALL Spectrum 3 (July 1999): 11, 36.
  • “AALL Hosts the 2008 Joint Study Institute in June: What Is the JSI and Why Should You Care?” AALL Spectrum 12 (February 2008): 21–23.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • Katrina M. Miller, “Introducing the 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees: Mark E. Estes, Hazel L. Johnson, Merle J. Slyhoff, and Frank Yining Liu,” AALL Spectrum 20 (May/June 2016): 39–41.

Professional Positions

  • Circulation/Reference Librarian, University of Alabama Law Library, 1977–79
  • Assistant Public Services Librarian, University of Georgia Law Library, 1979–82
  • Director of Information Services, Smith Hulsey & Busey, Jacksonville, FL, 1982–87
  • Law Librarian/Records Manager, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP, Atlanta, GA, 1987–1990
  • Data Resources/Social Sciences Reference Librarian, North Carolina State University, 1991–92
  • Law Library Manager, Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan LLP, Atlanta, GA, 1995–96
  • Law Librarian, Lightfoot, Franklin & White, Birmingham, AL, 1996–97
  • Consultant, Law Library Services Consulting, 1993–99
  • Reference Librarian, McGuire Woods LLP, Richmond, VA, 1998–2002
  • Library Supervisor, McGuire Woods LLP, Richmond, VA, 2002–16

Education

  • B.S., Mississippi University for Women, 1976
  • M.L.S., University of Alabama, 1977

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside AALL)

  • Columnist, “Resources and Reviews,” Law Practice Management (ABA Law Practice Management Section), 1997–2001
  • Member, TECHSHOW Planning Board, ABA Law Practice Management Section, 1997–2001
  • Member, Magazine Board, ABA Law Practice Management Section, 1997–2001