Technical Services Law Librarian (TSLL)

Technical Services Law Librarian (TSLL) (ISSN 0195-4857) is an official publication of the Technical Services Special Interest Section (TS-SIS) and the Library Systems & Resource Discovery Special Interest Section (LSRD-SIS) of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL). It carries reports or summaries of AALL Annual Meeting events and other programs of LSRD-SIS and TS-SIS, acts as the vehicle of communication for SIS committee activities, awards, and announcements, as well as current awareness and short implementation reports. It also publishes regular columns and special articles on a variety of topics related to technical services law librarianship.

TSLL is published four times per year, unless noted below, in September, December, March, and June. Beginning with vol. 30, no. 3 (March 2005), TSLL moved to digital-only (via the web). Print subscriptions are not available.

Statements and opinions of the authors are theirs alone and do not necessarily reflect those of AALL, TS-SIS, LSRD-SIS, or the TSLL Editorial Board. AALL does not assume, and expressly disclaims, any responsibility for statements advanced by contributors. TSLL editors reserve the right to edit contributions for style and length. TSLL has the privilege to reproduce and distribute authors’ contributions as part of the issue of TSLL in which they appear. All other rights remain with the author. Prospective authors should contact the editor for content and style information.

Editor-in-Chief: Sara Campbell


  • Volume 1-Volume 4: The Law Cataloger (3 issues per volume).
  • Volume 5-Volume 7 (3 issues per volume).
  • Volume 8-Volume 17 (4 issues per volume, published August, November, February, May).
  • Volume 18-Date (4 issues per volume, published September, December, March, June).
  • The Author/Title (146 KB PDF) and Subject (121 KB PDF) indexes for volumes 1-30 were created by Susan D. Goldner and Virginia Bryant.
  • TSLL TechScans Blog shares the latest trends and technology tools for technical services law librarians. RSS feed available. Appropriate content will continue to be published in TSLL.

Volume 1-23 PDFs are made available courtesy of Galen Fletcher and other staff at Howard W. Hunter Law Library, Brigham Young University.

Contact the editor: Sara Campbell.

See also LSRD-SIS Procedures and TS-SIS Procedures related to Technical Services Law Librarian.

Issue Deadlines (Volume/Year)

No. 1: September-August 21
No. 2: December-November 21
No. 3: March-February 21
No. 4: June-May 21