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.


Posts by gwilson

World eBook Fair

by on July 6, 2011 12:58 pm
The World eBook Fair runs July 4-August 4, 2011. The fair’s aim is to provide free public access for a month to some 6.5 million eBooks. Project Gutenberg and the Internet Archive are both contributing organizations. Each will be presenting a number of items in other media during 2011 — such as music, movies, artwork,… Read more World eBook Fair

A Proposed Course of Action for UniversalCitation.org ...

by on June 20, 2011 4:37 pm
Cornell Law School’s Peter W. Martin, Jane M.G. Foster Professor of Law, Emeritus, who has contributed in the past on vendor-neutral citation (see, e.g., 99 Law Lib. J. 329 (2007)), recently wrote: A Proposed Course of Action for UniversalCitation.org or Some Alternative Non-Commercial Entity See: UniversalCitation.org Among other things, Prof. Martin emphasizes right off the… Read more A Proposed Course of Action for UniversalCitation.org ...

The State of eBooks and eReaders -- May 2011 Report

by on June 15, 2011 4:19 pm
A joint Poudre River Public, Front Range Community College, and Colorado State University libraries committee has released: eBooks and eReaders in Public and Academic Libraries (May 2011) The purpose of the study was to gain a better understanding of this rapidly-developing topic as well as to make recommendations aimed at serving the customers of each… Read more The State of eBooks and eReaders -- May 2011 Report