Miles Oscar Price, 1890 – 1968

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • Chair, Special Advisory Committee on Education for Law Librarianship, 1937–39
  • Charter Member, Law Library Association of Greater New York, 1938
  • Chair, Committee on Microfilm Survey for Committee on Scientific Aids to Learning, 1939–41
  • Chair, Advisory Committee on Education for Law Librarianship—Editorial Board on Monographs, 1940–42
  • AALL Executive Board, 1942–43
    Chair, Advisory Committee on Education for Law Librarianship, 1942–43
  • Chair, Committee on Index to Legal Periodicals, 1942–45, 1946–47
  • Chair, Committee on Cooperation with Latin-American Law Libraries, 1942–43
  • AALL President-Elect, 1944–45
  • AALL President, 1945–46
  • Chair, Committee on Major Library Positions, 1947–48
  • Chair, Committee on Education and Placement, 1948–49, 1950–55
  • Chair, Program Committee, AALL Institute, 1952–53
  • Director, 1st Annual AALL Law Librarians’ Institute, 1953
  • Chair, Nominations Committee, 1958–59

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Special Citation for Outstanding Contributions and Dedicated Service to the Profession and to AALL, 1959
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • “Government Documents for the Law Library,” Law Library Journal 28 (1935): 67–76.
  • Subject Headings in American and English Law Used in the Dictionary Catalog of the Columbia University Law Library.  New York: School of Library Service, Columbia University, 1939.
  • “Patent Searching, with Special Reference to Chemical Patents,” Special Libraries 31 (1940): 118–28.
  • “A Catalog for the Small Law Library,” Law Library Journal 34 (1941): 1–8.
  • “Legislative Reference Service in a Law School Library,” Special Libraries 32 (1941): 302–04, 314.
  • “Notes of a Law Book Scout in South America,” Law Library Journal 35 (1942): 95–99.
  • A Catalog for a Law Library of 15,000 Volumes. New York: School of Library Service, Columbia University, 1942 (with Elsie Basset & Jean Marie Christmas).
  • “Noting Up British Statutes and Cases,” Law Library Journal 40 (1947): 251–70.
  • “Citation Books for United States Treaties,” Law Library Journal 41 (1948): 347–64.
  • “The Law School Librarian,” Journal of Legal Education 1 (1948): 268–72.
  • “Bibliographical Notes on United States Patent, Trade-Mark, and Copyright Law,” Law Library Journal 42 (1949): 47–59.
  • A Practical Manual of Standard Legal Citations: Rules, Rationale and Examples of Citations to Authority for Lawyers, Law Students, Teachers and Research Workers. New York: Oceana, 1950. [also 2d ed., 1958].
  • “Selection and Training of Law Catalogers,” Law Library Journal 45 (1952): 296–302.
  • Effective Legal Research: A Practical Manual of Law Books and Their Use. New York: Prentice-Hall, 1953 (with Harry S. Bitner).
  • “Legal Education During the Past Fifty Years as Reflected in the Changing Character of Law Library Acquisitions,” University of Florida Law Review 6 (1953): 221–30.
  • “Institutes from the Point of View of a Director,” Law Library Journal 49 (1956): 168–74.
  • “The Law School Librarian’s Educational Qualifications: A Statistical Study,” Journal of Legal Education 10 (1957): 222–24.
  • “The Place of the Law School Library in Library Administration,” Journal of Legal Education 13 (1960): 230–38.
  • “The Place of the Law School Library in Library Administration,” College and Research Libraries 21 (Jan. 1960): 13–19.
  • “Photocopying by Libraries and Copyright: A Precis,” Library Trends (Jan. 1960): 432–47.
  • “Columbia University’s Law Library Course,” Law Library Journal 55 (1962): 220–24.Effective Legal Research. Student ed. rev. Boston: Little, Brown, 1962 (with Harry S. Bitner). [also 3d ed., 1969]
  • “Law Library Basic Book List,” Law Library Journal 57 (1964): 320–22.
  • “Constructing the Class K Schedules for American Federal Law,” Law Library Journal 57 (1964): 366–75.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • “[Dedication to] Miles Oscar Price, 1890–1968,” Law Library Journal 62 (1969): 2–24. Includes: Arthur J. Ruffier, “Miles Oscar Price: A Bibliographical Sketch”(2–4); Meira G. Pimsleur, “Miles O. Price, Law Librarian, Columbia University” (5–8); Harry Bitner, “Miles O. Price—Teacher and Friend” (9–10); Marian G. Gallagher, “Miles Oscar Price—The Journal Record” (11–14); Ervin H. Pollack, “Miles Oscar Price” (15–16); Morris L. Cohen, “Miles O. Price and Education for Law Librarianship” (17–20); Mary W. Oliver & Lucile M. Elliott, “Miles O. Price” (21–22); Frances Farmer, “Miles Price as Teacher” (23); J. Myron Jacobstein, “Miles O. Price” (24).
  • J. Myron Jacobstein, “The Dean of Librarians [Miles O. Price],” in Frank G. Houdek, comp., “Meet My Mentor”: A Collection of Personal Reminiscences,” Law Library Journal 91 (1999): 177, 227–28.

Professional Positions

  • Division Chief, University of Chicago Libraries, 1910–14
  • Division Chief, University of Illinois Libraries, 1914–22
  • Librarian, Scientific Library, U.S. Patent Office, 1922–29
  • Librarian, Columbia University School of Law, 1929–56
  • Librarian and Professor of Law, Columbia University School of Law, 1956–61
  • Librarian and Professor Emeritus, Columbia University School of Law, 1961–68
  • Consultant, Duke University School of Law, 1961–62
  • Consultant, Class K Project, Library of Congress, 1962–64
  • Director, Libraries Study Project, Association of American Law Schools, 1964–66

Education

  • S.B., University of Chicago, 1914
  • B.L.S., University of Illinois, 1922
  • LL.B., Columbia University, 1938
  • LL.D., Temple University, 1954 (Honorary Degree)

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside AALL)

  • Member, American Library Association Council, 1924–25, 1933–37
  • President, District of Columbia Library Association, 1924–25
  • Member, Executive Board, Special Libraries Association, 1930–31
  • Admitted to the Practice of Law, New York, 1940

Balfour Halévy, 1933 –

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

Balfour Harvey

  • Chair, Annual Meeting Local Arrangements Committee, 1976–77

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Honoured Member of Canadian Association of Law Libraries, 1998
  • Law Foundation of Ontario Guthrie Award, 1999
  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 2000 (first Canadian to receive the award)
  • Osgoode Hall Law School Library Special Collections Named in His Honor, 2008
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • A Selective Bibliography on State Constitutional Revision. New York: National Municipal League, 1963 (with Libby H. Fishman).
  • “General Monographic Bibliographies,” Law Library Journal 69 (1976): 364–65.
  • Inventory of Canadian Secondary Legal Literature, 1970–1986. Ottawa: Canadian Legal Information Centre, 1990 (with Guy Tanguay).
  • “Diana Mary Priestly: An Appreciation,” Law Library Journal 90 (1998): 123–28 (with Ann Rae).

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • “Gallagher Award Recipients Named,” AALL Spectrum 4 (June 2000): 30.
    Ann Rae, “Balfour Halévy Recipient of the Marian Gould Gallagher Award,” Canadian Law Libraries 25 (2000): 166–67.
  • Oral History of Balfour Halévy (unpublished). Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History, 2003. 153 pp.

Professional Positions

  • Assistant Lecturer, University College of Wales, 1958–61
  • Reference Librarian, Columbia University, 1961–63
  • Acting Librarian, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1963–67
  • Law Librarian, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, 1967–99 (founding librarian)
  • Law Librarian Emeritus and Professor Emeritus, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, 1999–present

Education

  • LL.B., London University, 1956
  • M.C.L., Tulane University, 1958
  • M.S.L.S., Columbia University, 1963

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside law librarianship)

  • Admitted to practice, London, 1957
  • Admitted to practice, Ontario, 1968
  • Co-founder, Canadian Legal Information Council

Robert L. Oakley, 1945 – 2007

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • Representative, American National Standards Institute Committee Z-39 on Library Work, Documentation, and Related Publishing Practices, 1974–83
  • Chair, Constitution and By-Laws Committee, 1980–82
  • Chair, Program Committee, AALL Institute, 1983–85
  • Representative, Library of Congress Network Advisory Committee, 1986–92
  • Chair, Special Committee on National Information Policy, 1988–90
  • Washington Affairs Representative, 1990–2000, 2001–07
  • Executive Board, 1991–94
  • Vice President/President-Elect, 1999–2000
  • President, 2000–01
  • Immediate Past President, 2001–02

Professional Honors and Awards

  • AALL Presidential Certificate of Merit, “for promoting public access to legal information and leadership in the national information community,” 1999
  • AALL Presidential Certificate of Merit, “for enduring commitment to AALL and the profession and for spearheading the “Preserving Legal Information for the 21st Century: Toward a National Agenda” conference to address the preservation dilemma in regard to legal information,” 2003
  • AALL Executive Board Resolution Honoring Robert L. Oakley, October 16, 2007
  • Member Advocacy Award, 2008 (first recipient; subsequently renamed in his honor in 2009)
  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 2008
  • Frederick Charles Hicks Award for Outstanding Contributions to Academic Law Librarianship, 2008
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • “Government Aid to Religious Schools (Round 2),” Cornell Law Forum 5 (June 1978): 6–10.
  • “Collection Development Impact of a National Law Library,” Law Library Journal 77 (1984): 639–47 (with Vivian L. Campbell).
  • “Microcomputers for More Than On-Line Research: Some Cautionary Notes,” Law Library Journal 79 (1987): 335–43.
  • Intellectual Property Issues and Information Networks: A Background Paper.” In Intellectual Property Issues in the Library Network Context: Proceedings of the Library of Congress Network Advisory Committee Meeting, March 23–25, 1988, 5. Network Planning Paper, no. 17. Washington: Network Development and MARC Standards Office, Library of Congress, 1989.
  • “Education for Law Librarianship: Avoiding the Trade School Mentality,” Journal of Library Administration 11 (1989): 147–64.
  • Copyright and Preservation: A Serious Problem in Need of a Thoughtful Solution. Washington: Commission on Preservation and Access, 1990.
  • “Copyright Issues for the Creators and Users of Information in the Electronic Environment,” Electronic Networking: Research, Applications, and Policy 1 (1991): 23–30.
  • Copyright and Electronic Publishing.” In Scholarly Publishing on the Electronic Networks: The New Generation: Visions and Opportunities in Not-For-Profit Publishing, edited by Ann Okerson, 91. Washington: Association of Research Libraries, 1993.
  • “Copyright 1996: Fleshing Out the Issues,” Bowker Annual, Library and Book Trade Almanac 42 (1997): 229.
  • “Preservation and Copyright.” In Growing Pains: Adapting Copyright for Libraries, Education, and Society, edited by Laura N. Gasaway, 111–24. Littleton, Colo.: Fred B. Rothman, 1997.
  • “UCC Article 2B: Some Preliminary Comments on a New Issue for the Library Community,” AALL Spectrum 2 (February 1998): 14–16.
  • “The Copyright Context,” Collection Management 22 (1998): 177–84.
  • “Copyright 1998: Recalibrating the Balance,” Bowker Annual, Library and Book Trade Almanac 44 (1999): 282.
  • “Remembrances of Harry Bitner,” Law Library Journal 94 (2002): 202–03.
  • “Introducing New AALL Executive Director Susan E. Fox,” AALL Spectrum 7 (2002): 4, 8–9.
  • “Copyright 2001: Exploring the Implications of Technology,” Bowker Annual, Library and Book Trade Almanac 47 (2002): 284–97.
  • “International Public Policy and Libraries,” AALL Spectrum 8 (December 2003): centerfold 1–4.
  • Preserving Legal Information for the Twenty-First Century: Toward a National Agenda, Introduction,” Law Library Journal 96 (2004): 579–80.
  • “Balancing Act: Reconciling Privacy with the Public’s Right to Know,” AALL Spectrum 8 (2004): 14–15, 35.
  • Library-Related Principles for the International Development Agenda of the World Intellectual Property Organization,” principal drafter.
  • “Service to the Profession.” In The Spirit of Law Librarianship: A Reader, edited by Roy M. Mersky and Richard A. Leiter, 99–106. Chicago: Alert Publications, 2005.
  • “Fairness in Electronic Contracting: Minimum Standards for Non-Negotiated Contracts,” Houston Law Review 42 (2005): 1041–1105.
  • Developments in Copyright 2005: Exploring the Boundaries,” Bowker Annual, Library and Book Trade Almanac 51 (2006): 251–66.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • “Robert L. Oakley,” in Frank G. Houdek, “Stories of My First Annual Meeting,” Law Library Journal 88 (1996): 61–62.
  • Robert L. Oakley,” in Frank G. Houdek, “AALL History through the Eyes of Its Presidents,” Law Library Journal 98 (2006): 338–40.
  • Margaret K. Maes, “Robert L. Oakley, 1945–2007,” AALL Spectrum 12 (December 2007): 10–13.
  • Ellen Callinan, “In Memoriam: Robert L. Oakley,” PLL Perspectives 19 (Winter 2008): 20.
  • Kathie Sullivan, “In Memory of Bob Oakley,” PLL Perspectives 19 (Winter 2008): 21.
  • Ruth J. Hill, “Robert L. Oakley Honored as the 2008 Gallagher Award Recipient,” AALL Spectrum 12 (June 2008): 16.
  • “[Special Feature:] A Tribute to Robert L. Oakley (1945–2007).” Law Library Journal 100 (2008): 215–50.
  • Robert L. Oakley Oral History Panel: Mary Alice Baish, Darcy Kirk, Margaret Maes, and Susan Tulis. In An Oral History of Law Librarianship, interviewed by Frank G. Houdek, July 14, 2013, videorecording. Spinelli’s Law Library Reference Shelf, HeinOnline.

Professional Positions

  • Circulation Librarian/Assistant Reference Librarian, Cornell Law School, 1972–76
  • Associate Law Librarian, Cornell Law School, 1976–79
  • Visiting Professor, Syracuse University School of Information Studies, 1976
  • Director of the Law Library and Associate Professor of Law, Boston University School of Law, 1979–82
  • Director of the Law Library and Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, 1982–2007

Education

  • B.A., Cornell University, 1968
  • M.S.L.S., Syracuse University, 1972
  • J.D., Cornell University, 1976

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside law librarianship)

  • Admitted to practice, New York, 1976
  • Admitted to practice, U.S. District for the Southern District of New York, 1976
  • Member, Network Advisory Committee, Library of Congress, 1986–92
  • Copyright Consultant, Commission on Preservation and Access, 1988–92
  • Member, Depository Library Council, 1990–93
  • Member, AALS Committee on Libraries, 1990–94
  • Vice-Chair, Committee on Regulatory Initiatives and Information Technology, ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice, 1992–97
  • Member, IFLA Committee on Copyright and Other Legal Matters, 2001–04, and Expert Resource Person to the Committee, 2004–07
  • Member, Copyright Office of the United States, Section 108 Review Committee, 2005–07

Cossette T. Sun, 1937 –

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

Cossette Sun

  • Chair, Law Library Service to Institutional Residents Special Interest Section, 1979–80
  • Vice-Chair, Public Relations Committee, 1983–84
  • Chair, Diversity Committee, 1996–97
  • AALL Executive Board, 1999–2002

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 2007
  • State, Court & County Law Libraries Special Interest Section Bethany J. Ochal Award for Distinguished Service to the Profession, 2009
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • A Bibliography: The Published Works of Albert A. Ehrenzweig,” California Law Review 62 (1974): 1080–83 (with Francis R. Doyle).
  • “Delivery of Services to Diverse Patrons,” AALL Spectrum 3 (1999): 9, 30.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • “Cossette T. Sun.” In Carol Avery Nicholson, Ruth Johnson Hill & Vicente Garces, Celebrating Diversity: A Legacy of Minority Leadership in the American Association of Law Libraries, 51–53. Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., 2006.
  • Carol Bredemeyer, “Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award Goes to Three Perennially Active Members,” AALL Spectrum 11 (June 2007): 22–23, 31.
  • Cossette T. Sun, Interview. In An Oral History of Law Librarianship, interviewed by Patrick E. Kehoe, July 2, 2013, videorecording. Spinelli’s Law Library Reference Shelf, HeinOnline.

Professional Positions

  • Research Librarian, Washington University, 1968
  • Associate Librarian and Assistant Professor, St. Louis University, 1967–73
  • Reference Librarian, Boalt Hall, University of California at Berkeley, 1974
  • Branch Librarian, South County, Alameda County Law Library, 1974–76
  • Law Library Director, Alameda County Law Library, 1977–2008

Education

  • LL.B., College of Law, National Taiwan University, 1960.
  • M.A., University of Houston, 1963
  • M.S., Simmons College, 1965

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside law librarianship)

  • President, California Council of County Law Libraries, 1982–84
  • Member, Castro Valley Municipal Advisory Council
  • Executive Board Member, Women Lawyers of Alameda County
  • President, Alameda-Taoyuan Sister County Association
  • Alameda County Bar Association Distinguished Services Award, 1997

Eileen H. Searls, 1925 –

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • Chair, Committee on State Bar Publications, 1955–56
  • Chair, Local Arrangements Committee, 1963–64
  • Chair, Committee on Microfacsimiles, 1967–68
  • Chair, Microfacsimiles Committee, 1968–69
  • Chair, Local Arrangements Committee, 1980 Annual Meeting (St. Louis), 1979–80
  • Chair, Mid-America Law School Libraries Consortium, 1980–84
  • Chair, Council of Law Library Consortia, 1981–90
  • President, Mid-America Association of Law Libraries, 1984–86
  • Chair, Statistics Committee, 1992–93

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Woman of the Year, Women’s Commission of Saint Louis University, 1987
  • Distinguished Service Law Librarian, Mid-America Association of Law Libraries, 1991
  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 1999
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • “The Demise and Fall of Library Fungus,”  Law Library Journal 57 (1964): 209–16 (with Edward M. Searls).
  • “Observations on Law School Rankings.” In Legal Education for the 21st Century, edited by Donald B. King, 433–57. Littleton, Co.: Fred B. Rothman, 1998.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • Carol J. Parris, “Gallagher Award Recipients Named,” AALL Spectrum 3 (June 1999): 18.
  • Joseph J. Simeone, “Eileen H. Searls: A Noble Bibliophile,” St. Louis University Law Journal 44 (2000):  799–802.

Professional Positions

  • Cataloger, Yale Law Library, 1951–52
  • Director and Professor of Law, St. Louis University Omer Poos Law Library, 1952–99
  • Professor of Law Emerita, St. Louis University School of Law, 2000–

Education

  • B.A., University of Wisconsin, 1948
  • J.D., University of Wisconsin College of Law, 1950
  • M.S.L.S., University of Wisconsin School of Library and Information Studies, 1951

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside AALL)

  • St. Louis University School of Law, first woman promoted to full professor (1964) and first to receive tenure
  • Admitted to practice of law, Wisconsin, 1950
  • Co-founder, Law Library Microform Consortium, 1976–77
  • Co-founder, Mid-American Law School Library Consortium, 1980
  • Founding Chair, Council of Law Library Consortium, 1981
  • Co-founder, Jesuit Law School Library Consortium, 1987

A.J. Small, 1869 – 1937

Hall of Fame Pioneer
Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • Charter Member, July 1906 (presided over organizational meeting)
  • AALL President, 1906–08
  • Chair, Committee on Legal Bibliography, 1912–13, 1915–18
  • AALL Executive Board, 1913–14
  • Chair, Committee to Prepare Check List of Bar Association Reports, 1920–21
  • Chair, Committee on New Members, 1923–24, 1925–27
  • Chair, Committee on Bar Association Reports, 1927–37
  • Chair, Committee on Resolutions, 1931–32

Professional Honors and Awards

  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee (Pioneer), 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • “Classification of Law Text Books by Subject,” Law Library Journal 1 (1908): 16–18.
  • “Law-Book Making from a Law Librarian’s Point of View,” Law Library Journal 2 (1909): 57–61.
  • “Library Essentials,” Law Library Journal 8 (1916): 77–79.
  • “Observations on Bar Association Proceedings,” Law Library Journal 14 (1921): 19–22.
  • “Bar and Allied Association Publications,” Law Library Journal 20 (1927): 66–71.
  • “Is There an Excuse for the Association’s Existence Or the Spirit of Yesterday Contrasted with the Spirit of Today,” Law Library Journal 21 (1928): 56–60.
  • “Review of Organization Meeting Iowa State Bar Association,” Iowa State Bar Association Quarterly 1 (June 1930): 9–12.
  • “Iowa State Law Library,” Iowa State Bar Association Quarterly 1 (September 1930): 27–29.
  • “Reflections,” Law Library Journal 24 (1931): 12–14.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • “Memorial to A.J. Small,” Law Library Journal 30 (1937): 527–28.

Professional Positions

  • Law and Legislative Reference Librarian, Iowa State Library, 1896–1937

Education

  • unknown

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside AALL)

  • President, National Association of State Libraries, 1915–16?

Adolf Sprudzs, 1922 – 2003

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • Chair, Committee on Chapters, 1959–60
  • Chair, Foreign and International Law Committee, 1970–72

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 2000
  • Honorary doctorate, Latvian Academy of Sciences, 2001
  • Order of the Three Stars, 5th class, Latvian Special Presidential Council of the Three Star Order, 2002 (for scholarly accomplishments)
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • Foreign Law Abbreviations: French. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.: Oceana Publications, 1967.
  • Treaty Sources in Legal and Political Research: Tools, Techniques and Problems—The Conventional and the New. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1971.
  • Benelux Abbreviations and Symbols—Law and Related Subjects. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.: Oceana Publications, 1971.
  • “Status of Multilateral Treaties—Researchers Mystery, Mess or Muddle?” American Journal of International Law 66 (1972): 365–76.
  • UST Cumulative Index 1950–1970: Cumulative Index to United States Treaties and Other International Agreements 1950–1970. Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., 1973 (with Igor Kavass).
  • UST Cumulative Indexing Service 1976: Cumulative Index to United States Treaties and Other International Agreements 1976–Date. Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., 1978– (with Igor Kavass).
  • Extradition Laws and Treaties of the United States. Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., 1979– (with Igor Kavass).
  • “Problems with Sources of Information in International Law and Relations: The Case of the World-Wide Treaty Jungle,” International Journal of Law Libraries 9 (1981): 195–202.
  • A Guide to the United States Treaties in Force.  Buffalo, N.Y. : William S. Hein & Co., 1982–88 (with Igor Kavass).
  • Current Treaty Index. Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., 1982–88 (with Igor Kavass).
  • “International Legal Research: An Infinite Paper Chase,” Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 16 (1983): 521–53.
  • “Fundamentals of Foreign Legal Research,” Law Library Journal 76 (1983): 458–63.
  • “The International Association of Law Libraries and Its Twenty-Five Years of Activities” Law Librarian 15 (1984): 50–53.
  • U.S. Treaty Indexing Service. Unpublished and Unnumbered Treaties Index 1986–1988. Buffalo, N.Y.:  William S. Hein & Co., 1986–1988 (with Igor Kavass).
  • International Legal Research Perspectives. Buffalo, N.Y. : William S. Hein & Co., 1988.
  • The Baltic Path to Independence: An International Reader of Selected Articles, editor. Buffalo, N.Y. : William S. Hein & Co., 1994.
  • “Thirty-Five Years of International Cooperation: The Case of the IALL,” Law Librarian 26 (1995): 321–26.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • Pam Deemer, “Gallagher Award Recipients Named,” AALL Spectrum 4 (June 2000): 30.
  • Judith Wright, “Adolf Sprudzs: In Memoriam,” Law Library Journal 95 (2003): 324–25.
  • Larry Wegner, “Adolf Sprudzs and the International Association of Law Libraries” Law Library Journal 95 (2003): 326–28.
  • Igor I. Kavass, “Adolf Sprudzs and the UST Index,” Law Library Journal 95 (2003): 329–30.
  • “Remembrances of Adolf Sprudzs,” Law Library Journal 95 (2003): 331–38.
    Lyonette Louis-Jacques, “Publications of Adolf Sprudzs, 1953–2002,” Law Library Journal 95 (2003): 339–46.
  • Lyonette Louis-Jacques, “In Memoriam: Adolf Sprudzs,” International Journal of Legal Information 31 (2003, no. 3): xxxvi–xxxvii.
  • Kaiva Jansone, “In Memoriam: Adolf Sprudzs,” International Journal of Legal Information 31 (2003, no. 3): xxxvii–xxxviii.

Professional Positions

  • Head Cataloger, Northwestern University Law School, 1955–60
  • Supervisor, Defense Information Office (Chicago), 1960–63
  • Foreign Law Assistant, University of Illinois College of Law at Urbana-Champaign, 1963–65
  • Foreign Law Librarian, University of Chicago Law School, 1965–67
  • Foreign Law Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Bibliography, University of Chicago Law School, 1967–92; Emeritus, 1992–2003

Education

  • Tübingen University (West Germany) studied law
    Licencie en Sciences Commerciales et Financieres, Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium) 1951
  • Licencie en Sciences Politiques et Sociales, Section Relations Internationales, Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium), 1954
  • M.A.L.S., Rosary College (now Dominican University), 1961

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside AALL)

  • Founding Member, International Association of Law Libraries, 1959
  • International Association of Law Libraries Board, 1974–80, 1983–86, 1992–95
  • Secretary, International Association of Law Libraries, 1980–83
  • Associate Editor, International Journal of Legal Information, 1980–84
  • President, International Association of Law Libraries, 1986–92
  • Life Member, International Association of Law Libraries

George A. Strait 1914 – 1989

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • Vice-President and Secretary, Law Librarians of New England, 1961–62
  • President, Law Librarians of New England, 1962–63
  • Chair, Recruitment Committee, 1966–67
  • Chair, Chapters Committee, 1968–69
  • Member, Certification Board, 1974–80

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Elected Life Member of AALL, 1985
  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 1989
  • Minority Scholarship named in George Strait’s honor, 1990
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • A Bibliography of the Writings of Roscoe Pound 1940–1960. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard Law School Library, 1960.
  • A Bibliography of the Writings of the Harvard Law School, Class of 1925 (1925–1959). Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard Law School Library, 1960.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • Earl C. Borgeson et al., “A Tribute to George Alfred Strait,” Iowa Law Review 70 (1985): 751–68 (1985).
  • Tatana Sahanek, “In Memoriam: George A. Strait 1914–1989,” Law Libary Lights 33 (Jan./Feb. 1990): 11.
  • Kathie Belgum, “In Memoriam: George Strait 1914–1989,” MAALL Newsletter (Mid-America Association of Law Libraries) (Feb. 1990): 4.
  • Francis R. (Bob) Doyle,“You Only Had One Mentor! How Unfortunate for You,” Law Library Journal 91 (1999): 203–04.
  • Catherine Lemann, “The Opportunity of a Lifetime—The George A. Strait Scholarship Enables Students, Fosters Diversity in Profession,” AALL Spectrum 8 (February 2004): 14–17.
  • “George Alfred Strait (1914–1989).” In Carol Avery Nicholson, Ruth Johnson Hill & Vicente Garces, Celebrating Diversity: A Legacy of Minority Leadership in the American Association of Law libraries, 16–19. Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., 2006.

Professional Positions

  • Librarian, Social Law Library, 1946–49
  • Law Librarian and Assistant Professor of Law, Southern University, 1950–53
  • Librarian, Worcester County (Massachusetts) Law Library, 1953–58
  • Assistant Librarian for Reference, Harvard Law School Library, 1958–67
    Law Librarian and Associate Professor of Law, Northeastern University, 1967–69
  • Associate Librarian Harvard Law School Library, 1969–72
  • Acting Librarian, Harvard Law School Library, 1970–71
  • Law Librarian and Professor of Law, Antioch School of Law, 1972–74
  • Director and Professor of Law, University of Iowa, 1976–85
  • Professor Emeritus of Law, University of Iowa, 1985–89
  • Director and Professor of Law, District of Columbia School of Law, 1988–89

Education

  • Undergraduate work , Howard and Suffolk Universities, prior to World War II
  • LL.B., Suffolk University, 1949

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside AALL)

  • Admitted to the Practice of Law, Massachusetts, 1955
  • Legal Scholarship Plaque, Northeastern University School of Law, 1978
  • Designated as one of its Seventy-Five Outstanding Graduates, Suffolk
  • University Law School, 1980
  • Selectman, Town of Natick, Massachusetts
  • City Councilman, Iowa City, Iowa, 1984–88

Grace Elizabeth (Betty) W. Taylor, 1926 – 2013

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • President, Southeastern Association of the AALL, 1962–64
  • Chair, Automation and Scientific Development Committee, 1972–74
  • Chair, Placement Committee, 1975–78
  • Chair, Nominations Committee, 1977–78
  • Chair, Program Committee, 1981 Annual Meeting (Washington, D.C.), 1980–81
  • Chair, LAWNET Committee, 1981–86
  • Executive Board, 1981–84
  • Chair, Program Committee, AALL Institute, 1986–87
  • Co-chair, Local Advisory Committee, 2002 Annual Meeting (Orlando), 2001–02

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Marta Lange/CQ Press Award, Association of College & Research Libraries, American Library Association, 1997
  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 1997
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • A Bibliography and Subject Index of Publications Issued by Official Florida Agencies, January, 1942–December, 1951. Gainesville, Fla., 1953 (with A. Elizabeth Alexander).
  • Index to Florida Legal Periodicals. Gainesville, Fla.: University of Florida, College of Law Library, Preliminary Edition, 1966.
  • “Book Selection and Acquisitions: Comments and Annotated Bibliography,” Law Library Journal 63 (1970): 107–20 (with William W. Gaunt).
  • “American Law Library Book Catalogs,” Law Library Journal 69 (1976): 347–56.
  • “Law Library Consortium Data Base Components and Standards Study Group Report,” Law Library Journal 70 (1977): 74–84 (with Dan F. Henke and George S. Grossman).
  • Basic American Law. Dobbs Ferry, NY: Condyne/Trans Media Distributing Co., 1978.Budgeting for the Law School Library. New York: Glanville Publishers, 1981 (with Dan F. Henke and Julius J. Marke).
  • Legal Information in the 1980’s: Meeting the Needs of the Legal Profession: American Association of Law Libraries, Proceedings of the Annual Meeting June 27–July 2, 1981. Littleton, Colo.: Fred B. Rothman & Co, 1982.American Law Publishing, 1860–1900. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.: Glanville Publishing Co., 1984 (with Robert J. Munro).
  • A Collection of Bibliographic and Research Resources: International Legal Bibliography. New York, N.Y: Oceana Publications, 1984 (with others).
  • Legal Aspects of U.S.-China Economic, Business, and Trade Relations: A Bibliography. New York: Oceana Publications, 1985 (with Dan F. Henke).
  • Transfer of Technology: A Bibliography of Materials in the English Language. New York: Oceana Publications, 1985.Automation in the Law School: Including Law Libraries. New York: Glanville Publishing Co., 1986 (with Dan F. Henke).Model Self-Study: Preparing the Law Library for Accreditation. New York: Glanville Publishers, 1987 (with Dan F. Henke).
  • The Twenty-First Century: Technology’s Impact on Academic Research and Law Libraries. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1988 (with Robert J. Munro).
  • Budgeting for the Law School Library in the 1990s. 2d ed. New York: Glanville Publishers, 1993 (with Dan F. Henke).
  • “Shared Resources—The Academic Library.” In Law Librarianship: A Handbook for the Electronic Age, edited by Patrick E. Kehoe, Lovisa Lyman, and Gary Lee McCann, 597–605. Littleton, Colo.: Fred B. Rothman & Co., 1995.
  • “Books vs. Non-Book Information,” St. John’s Law Review 70 (1996): 129–43.
  • Law in the Digital Age: The Challenge of Research in Legal Information Centers: An Analytical Justification for Law Libraries. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.: Glanville Publishers, 1996 (with Dan F. Henke).
  • “The Economics and Management of Legal Information,” AALL Spectrum 3 (March 1999): 28.
  • Feminist Jurisprudence, Women and the Law: Critical Essays, Research Agenda, and Bibliography. Littleton, Colo.: Fred B. Rothman & Co., 1999 (with Sharon Rush and Robert J. Munro).
  • From Punch Cards to Smart Cards: A History of Technology at the Levin College of Law,” Journal of Technology Law & Practice 7 (2002): 255–62.
  • Women at the University of Florida. Gainesville, Fla.: University of Florida, 2003 (with Mary Ann Burg and others).
  • Library Service to the Law School.” In The Spirit of Law Librarianship: A Reader, edited by Roy M. Mersky and Richard A. Leiter, 45–60. 2d ed. Chicago: Alert Publications, 2005.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • Grace Elizabeth Woodall Taylor Interview. In An Oral History of Law Librarianship, interviewed by Denise Braziel, Dec. 14, 2012, written transcript. Samuel Proctor Oral History Program Collection, P.K. Yonge Library of Florida History, University of Florida. Available in Law Library Reference Shelf, HeinOnline.
  • Jon L. Mills et al., “A Tribute to Grace ‘Betty’ W. Taylor,” Journal of Technology Law & Policy 7 (2002): 117–22.
  • Paula D. Williams, Arthur R. Donnelly, Mandell Glicksberg, and Joseph W. Little, “Grace Elizabeth (Betty) Taylor,” Florida Law Review 54 (2002): xxv–xxvii.
  • Kristin Harmel, “Trailblazer Takes a Breather: Betty Taylor Leaves 50-Year Legacy, Sets Precedent for Women (and Men), UFLaw 40 (Fall 2003): 52–55.
  • Kathleen Price, Rick Donnelly, Leah Chanin, Andy Adkins, Rick Matasar, and Robert Munro,
  • “Memorial: Grace” Betty Woodall Taylor (1926–2013), Law Library Journal 105 (2013): 575–84.

Professional Positions

  • Assistant Law Librarian, University of Florida, 1956–61
  • Acting Law Librarian, University of Florida, 1961–62
  • Law Librarian, University of Florida, 1962–73
  • Professor of Law and Law Library Director, University of Florida, 1973–76
  • Professor of Law and Director of the Legal Information Center, University of Florida, 1976–2003 (in 1994, named Clarence J. TeSelle Professor of Law)
  • Acting Dean, University of Florida, 1981
  • Professor Emeritus and Director of the Law Library Emeritus, University of Florida, 2003–2013

Education

  • A.B., Florida State University, 1949
  • M. A., Florida State University, 1950
  • J.D., University of Florida, 1962

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside AALL)

  • First woman at University of Florida to hold endowed professorship, 1976
  • First woman to serve as dean at University of Florida Levin College of Law, 1981
  • Member, SOLINET Executive Board, 1981–84
  • Chair, SOLINET, 1983–84
  • Advisory Board, WESTLAW

Hibernia Prather Turbeville, 1908 – 1998

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • Chair, Committee on Scholarships, 1957–58
  • Founding Member, Southwestern Association of Law Libraries, 1958
  • Vice-President, Southwestern Association of Law Libraries, 1959–60
  • President, Southwestern Association of Law Libraries, 1960–61
  • Chair, Committee on Chapters, 1960–61
  • Chair, Scholarships Committee, 1972–74

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Elected Life Member of Southwestern Association of Law Libraries, 1975
  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 1990
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • “Southwestern Legal Center and School of Law Library, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas,” Law Library Journal 45 (1952): 7–ii.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • Laura N. Gasaway, “Women as Directors of Academic Law Libraries.” In Law Librarianship: Historical Perspectives, edited by Laura N. Gasaway & Michael G. Chiorazzi, 497, 520–21. Fred B. Rothman & Co., 1996. (Includes profile and photo).
  • Gail M. Daly, “Memorial: Hibernia Prather Turbeville (1908–1998),” Law Library Journal 90 (1998): 725–26.
  • “Tribute to Hibernia Prather Turbeville,” Southern Methodist University Law Review 52 (1999): 1–23 (includes separate articles by Earl C. Borgeson, Gail M. Daly, Charles O. Galvin, Paul Gleiser, John H. McElhaney, Joseph W. McKnight, Ann Van Wynen Thomas, and Windle Turley).
  • “Hibernia Turbeville, 1908–1998,” AALS Proceedings (1999): 193–94.

Professional Positions

  • Teacher, Cooper, Texas, Public Schools, 1931–42
  • Assistant Law Librarian, University of Texas, 1943–47
  • Law Librarian, Southern Methodist University, 1947–75
  • Law Librarian, Locke Purnell Rain Harrell, Dallas, TX, 1975–85

Education

  • B.A., East Texas State College, 1930
  • Graduate Fellow, University of Texas, 1943–44
  • Graduate Fellow, Columbia University, Summer, 1947