Wednesday, April 24, 2019
AALL Releases Inaugural State of the Profession Report:
The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) today releases its AALL State of the Profession 2019, a data-driven exploration of current legal information professionals’ contributions. It covers research platform expertise,contract and vendor negotiation,AI development and implementation, metadata management,legal writing and research instruction, competitive intelligence, customer and client relations, and leadership. The report provides quantitative insights on user services, technology services, operations, budgets, and partnerships. Additionally, the report features an inventory of expertise—including current skills held bylaw librarians and competencies for library and law school graduates. ...
The complimentary AALL State of the Profession 2019 Snapshot provides an introduction to the full report. The AALL State of the Profession 2019 is available in print and digital formats.
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