Category: Current Awareness (Reading)

Two New Interesting Legal Research-Related Tools: (1) Intraspexion & (2) UniCourt

by on June 8, 2017 5:51 pm
(1) Intraspexion is a new litigation-avoidance/litigation risk analysis/management tool, using a patented (“Using Classified Text and Deep Learning Algorithms to Identify Risk and Provide Early Warning,” January 24, 2017, U.S. Patent No. 9,552,548) Deep Learning system (much of which involves pattern analysis and recognition), based on use of — of all things — the quite-frequently-maligned federal… Read more Two New Interesting Legal Research-Related Tools: (1) Intraspexion & (2) UniCourt

Try Out (with 10 free searches) "The Global Law Search Engine"

by on June 3, 2017 1:23 pm
Please see here for this tool, a product of Global-Regulation Inc. in partnership with Amazon Web Services and ANSI [American National Standards Institute] and Google and Microsoft. At present: Search 1,610,446 laws from 90 countries, in English. Find, compare and analyse more than 825,000 laws translated into English from 26 languages. If our database was a… Read more Try Out (with 10 free searches) "The Global Law Search Engine"

ACRL [Association of College & Research Libraries]: Findings: Academic Library Impact on Student Learning and Success

by on June 2, 2017 12:37 pm
Please see here. From the Executive Summary of the Findings: “Since 2013, over 200 postsecondary institutions of all types have participated in the Association of College and Research Libraries’ (ACRL’s) Assessment in Action program (AiA) that created campus-wide partnerships at institutions to promote collaborative assessment and library leadership.” This document summarizes the assessment findings from this program, which concludes that they… Read more ACRL [Association of College & Research Libraries]: Findings: Academic Library Impact on Student Learning and Success