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Slides from February 2020 Meeting

By , February 27, 2020 10:12 am

For everyone who did not make the meeting on Wednesday or just wanted access to Kerry’s great  presentation slides, please see the link below:

https://sway.office.com/XXiaDCgmGb3CZpVr?ref=Link

Special thanks to Kerry for putting this all together.

Enjoy!

Angela Gonzalez-Curci

 

Guest Speaker Opportunity at the iSchool

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By , February 10, 2020 3:52 pm
During Spring Quarter at the University of Washington Information School, there will be a course available for MLIS students to take called Instructional and Traning Strategies for Information Professionals (LIS 560). This course is designed to help students develop” knowledge and skills in instruction while applying theories of information literacy, teaching, and learning to instruction in an information environment. [It] teaches students how to design, develop, and evaluate instructional programs for specific users.” Throughout the quarter, this course will host several guest speakers who have instruction and training experience within a librarian framework.

 

We have reached out to the instructor, Trent Hill, and asked if he was interested in having a law librarian come to and talk to the class. He was more than thrilled about this opportunity. Although this class is for the general MLIS program, it would be nice to have them exposed to law librarianship.

 

We are looking for a LLOPS member who has legal research instructional experience and is willing to come to share their experience with this group of future librarians! Come and speak to the class about your instructional experience and recommendations on how to build instructional lessons/curriculums.

 

If you are interested or would like more details, please contact your LLOPS iSchool Liaisons, Pearl (pearlm@uw.edu) or Marissa (rydzew@uw.edu).

Thank you!

Marissa

Marissa Rydzewski

Pronouns: she/her

Public Services Supervisor

M.L.I.S Candidate

Gallagher Law Library

William H. Gates Hall |Box 353025|L159

4293 Memorial Way, Seattle, WA 98195-3025

206.543.7747

rydzew@uw.edu

2019 Professional Development Grants Awarded

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By , May 19, 2019 7:53 pm

Congratulations to the LLOPS grant recipients attending AALL and SLA 2019!  We look forward to their reports on the events and programming at the 2019 AALL Annual Meeting & Conference:  Capitalizing on Our Strengths.

AALL:

Crystal Alberthal, Serials & Research Services Librarian – University of Washington – $695

Stephanie Wilson – Head of Reference Services – Seattle University – $670

SLA:

Karen Whitney, Library Operations Supervisor – Perkins Coie – $635

LLOPS April 2019 Meeting

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By , April 9, 2019 9:23 am

Greetings LLOPSters,

Please join us Wednesday, April 24th at 4:00 P.M. for a special presentation by UW Law Professors Karen Boxx and Lauren Sancken on Marijuana Law.

Topic:    Meeting with Happy Hour to follow

Date:     Wednesday, April 24th

Time:     4:00 p.m. (Marijuana Law Presentation)

5:00 p.m. Happy Hour to immediately follow presentation

Location:

Marijuana Law Presentation
UW Law School
Gates Hall – 4293 Memorial Way Northeast
Room 115
Seattle, WA

Happy Hour
Big Time Brewery
4133 University Way NE
Seattle, WA

We hope to see you there!

Sincerely,

Your LLOPS Program Committee Mary, Ashley, Maya and Brenna

LLOPS January 2019 Meeting

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By , January 4, 2019 9:06 am

 

Please join us Wednesday, January 30th at 12 noon for the business meeting at Lane Powell. We will be providing cookies from Midnight Cookies.

Topic:                   Business Meeting

Date:                    January 30th

Time:                    12 noon – 1 pm

Event Type:         Cookies from Midnight Cookies/Brown bag lunch

Location:             Lane Powell,  1420 5th Ave #4200, Seattle, WA 98101

We hope to see you there!

Sincerely,

Your LLOPS Program Committee Mary, Ashley, Maya and Brenna

LLOPS Holiday Party Reminder: December 13, 2018

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By , November 13, 2018 11:09 am

The LLOPS Holiday Party will be Thursday, December 13th from 5-8 p.m. at Fado Irish Pub (801 1st Avenue). This is a members-only event but you are welcome to bring a non-member guest. Please RSVP by December 7th.

This year LLOPS is collecting donations (checks or cash) for Legal Voice. Legal Voice “pursues justice for all women and girls in the Northwest, through groundbreaking litigation, legislative advocacy, and legal rights education.” Their work includes ending gender-based violence, ensuring access to health care, advancing economic justice, supporting all families, eradicating discrimination, and protecting reproductive freedom. Legal Voice envisions “a world where every woman and girl enjoys economic, social, and legal equality.” If you prefer, you can donate online.

LLOPS Board Candidate Nominations

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By , March 7, 2018 8:52 am

The Nominations Committee is seeking candidates for the upcoming LLOPS Executive Board election.

The 2018-2019 Nominations Committee is composed of co-chairs Helen Harris (Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt) and Barbara Engstrom (King County Law Library) and Jonathan Franklin (UW Law School). Per the LLOPS Bylaws, the committee represents at least 2 types of law libraries.

We are currently recruiting candidates for the positions of Vice-President/President Elect and Secretary. The duties of these positions can be found in the Chapter Manual on http://llops.org/

You many nominate yourself or a colleague you believe would be an asset to the chapter.

The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 16 at 5pm.

Feel free to contact me or any of the committee members with questions,

Barbara

Barbara Engstrom
Executive Director I Public Law Library of King County
206-263-1190 I 516 Third Ave., Suite W621, Seattle WA 98104

2016 LLOPS Annual Report

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By , September 8, 2017 1:33 pm

If you’d like to see all that LLOPS was up to during the 2016-2017 year, you can access our annual report here.

LLOPS Happy Hour – August 18th

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By , August 5, 2016 8:34 am

Join the Social Committee as we try Ristorante Assaggio on Thursday, August 18 – 4:30ish.

You buy your beverages, LLOPs pops for Happy Hour fare.

2010 4th Ave, Seattle (a block south of Cinerama).

Register Now! LLOPS Spring Professional Development Conference: The Face of the Law– March 18th

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By , February 11, 2016 9:42 am

The LLOPS Spring Professional Development Conference: The Face of the Law will be held on March 18th. For more details on registration, etc., please refer to the attached brochure. Registration has been extended to March 14th!

LLOPS 2016 PDC Brochure

 

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