2016 Program Materials



Joint Reception of the CS/OBS/RIPS/TS SISs
Saturday, July 16, 7:00pm – 9:00pm

RIPS-SIS Patron Services Roundtable
Sunday, July 17, 12:30pm – 1:30pm

RIPS-SIS Distance Education Roundtable
Sunday, July 17, 1:00pm – 2:00pm

RIPS-SIS Business Meeting and Breakfast
Monday, July 18, 7:30am – 8:30am

RIPS-SIS Research Instruction Roundtable
Monday, July 18, 3:30pm – 4:30pm


A3: Crowdsourcing a Skill Set to Manage the Legal Information of the Future
Sarah E. M. Lin, Reed Smith LLP
Wendy E. Moore, University of Georgia
Melissa Beck, UCLA School of Law Hugh & Hazel Darling Law Library
Jennifer Noga, Wake Forest University
Sara Campbell, State of Oregon Law Library
Megan Von Behren, Fried Frank Harris Shriver Jacobson LLP
Mark Giangrande, DePaul University College of Law
Ashley Brooks, Charlotte School of Law

A5: Leave Treasure Hunts to Pirates: Using Research Plans and Logs to Create Experiential Legal Research Courses
**RIPS-SIS Sponsored Program
Cassie DuBay, Southern Methodist University
Donna Wolff, Southern Methodist University
Robert Linz, University of Colorado Law School, Wm. A. Wise Law Library
Anne Lucke, Native American Rights Fund

E6: Mindful Meditation: Reduce Stress and Improve Your Work, Workplace, and World
Karen Shephard, University of Pittsburgh – Barco Law Library
Kyle K. Courtney, Harvard University
Eitaro Hayashi, The Shinnyo-en USA Buddhist Order
Jessica Fayerman, Fayerman Law, LLC
Teresa Brostoff, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

F1: Attorney Research Skills: Continuing the Conversation Between Law Firm and Academic Law Librarians
Katrina M. Miller, Florida State University
Shawn G. Nevers, Brigham Young University
Kathy Skinner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Laurel Evans, Lane Powell PC
Susan Nevelow Mart, University of Colorado Law School, Wm. A. Wise Law Library

H8: Mass Incarceration and Its Impact on Public and Pro Bono Legal Reference
Catherine I. McGuire, Maryland State Law Library
Nicole Dyszlewski, Roger Williams University School of Law
Janine Liebert, LA Law Library
Clifford M. Nellis, Lawndale Christian Legal Center


Poster #1: Mission Possible: Aligning Collection Development with Budget Realities
Amy Lipford, Florida State Law Research Center

Poster #13: Mindfulness and Stress Reduction for Law Students: Budget Friendly Innovation for Small Law Libraries
Nicole Dyszlewski, Roger Williams University School of Law Library
Raquel M. Ortiz, Roger Williams University School of Law Library

Poster #14: The PB&J Bar: Leveraging Lunchtime in the Law Library
Brian T. Detweiler, The University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Sears Law Library