gwilson

About gwilson

Reference (including Circulation/Access Services) Librarian, Robert Crown Law Library Stanford Law School - providing legal and other reference/research services and circulation/access services (since 2005); Lecturer in Law (2007-2010), teaching legal research and writing, advanced legal research, and foreign and international legal research.


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U.S. Copyright Office September 2017 Discussion Document on 17 U.S.C. § 108 [Limitations on exclusive rights: Reproduction by libraries and archives]...

by on October 3, 2017 3:59 pm
Please see here. It proposes adding museums to the list of eligible institutions and would permit the making of preservation copies of published works and expand the kinds of documents that can go online during the last 20 years of a copyright’s term.

Valuable Post on How to -- At Least -- Start Assessing New Lawyers' Legal Research Competency

by on September 23, 2017 3:01 pm
Please see here for: Are New Attorneys Competent Legal Researchers – And How Would You Know? Posted on September 18, 2017 by pllprivatelawlibs By Gail A. Partin, Director and Law Librarian, Montague Law Library, Penn State’s Dickinson Law Some nice takeaway references: American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) Principles and Standards for Legal Research Competency (PSLRC) (2013) [PDF is here] Hitting the Mark:… Read more Valuable Post on How to -- At Least -- Start Assessing New Lawyers' Legal Research Competency