2015 Program Materials



W1: AALL Hackathon: Connecting Legal Information
Jennifer Wondracek (University of North Texas – Dallas)
Shawn Friend (Florida Coastal School of Law)

W2: AALL Legal Research Teaching Academy
Sara Sampson (The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law)
Catherine M. Dunn (University of Connecticut School of Law Library)
Shawn G. Nevers (Brigham Young University)
Kate Irwin-Smiler (Wake Forest University)
Margaret (Meg) Butler (Georgia State University College of Law Library)
Leslie A. Street (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

B1: The Power of Connection in Academic Libraries
Michele Knapp (University of San Diego)
Alison A. Shea (Fordham University Law Library)
Brian Mathews (Virginia Tech)

B7: Rethinking Failures: Essential Tools for Cultivating Innovation and Growth
Rebecca Rich (Nova Southeastern University)
Eric Young (Nova Southeastern University)

F6: Creative Assessment: Connecting Legal Research Training and Instruction to Results
Pamela Rogers Melton (University of South Carolina)
Gail A. Partin (Dickinson School of Law Library of the Pennsylvania State University)
Barbara T. Gabor (WilmerHale)

G2: Attorney Research Skills: Join the Conversation Between Law Firm and Academic Law Librarians
Susan Nevelow Mart (University of Colorado Law School)
Kathy Skinner (Morrison & Foerster LLP)
Shawn G. Nevers (Brigham Young University)
Laurel Evans (Lane Powell PC)

H5: Teaching Legal Research for the Non-JD Student|
Kate Irwin-Smiler (Wake Forest University)
Michelle Hook Dewey (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

I4: Managing Challenging Patron Behavior: Stop, Collaborate, and Listen
Nicole Dyszlewski (Roger Williams University School of Law)
Genevieve Blake Tung (Rutgers University Law School Library)
Lauren Rudick (University of Pennsylvania Law School)
Kristen Moore (Stetson University College of Law)


Poster Session: #3 At the Nexus of Outreach and Service – Facilitating a Multi-State Virtual Legal Book Drive
Rebecca Martin (Boston University School of Law)
Nicole Dyszlewski (Roger Williams University School of Law)

Poster Session: #6 There’s a Competency for That! Standards for the Successful Legal Researcher
Mary Jenkins (Hamilton County Law Library)
Gail A. Partin (Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University)

Poster Session: #8 Visual Effects: Why Your Library Should Go Graphic
Kathryn Crandall (Florida State Law Research Center)

Poster Session: #19 Bright Idea: Connect Your Library to Your Parent Entity’s Mission by Filling a Void Unconventionally
Christina E. Glon (Emory University School of Law)

Poster Session: #22 Customizing a Legal Research Ontology for Teaching 1Ls
Amy Taylor (American University Washington College of Law)

Poster Session: #27 Team Up for Success: Librarians as an Integral Part of a Law School Academic Success Program
Jessica Haseltine (University of North Texas – Dallas)