Are you adding value? Librarian or data analyst?

Are you adding value? Librarian or data analyst?

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As there is a shift in role from law librarian to ‘information professional’, it is imperative that librarians show their continued value in the legal research space. Similarly, responses to requests can no longer be in the form of a ‘data dump’, but rather librarians must present some form of analysis of the information they […]

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Legal Education through Video

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There is an ongoing urge for the legal industry to be more open minded to the latest technology trends. Pressure to boost efficiency in the legal work place makes it difficult to hide in outdated processes. The challenge of taking on new processes fill many with anxiety. Rest assured, though, that there are companies out […]

We at Priory Solutions are continuously looking to our clients - whether it be in usergroup feedback; piloting new product features; and now finding the best events to engage in face to face networking. What conferences will law librarians attend in 2017?

What conferences will law librarians attend in 2017?

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We at Priory Solutions are continuously looking to our clients – whether it be in usergroup feedback; piloting new product features; and now finding the best events to engage in face to face networking. What conferences will law librarians attend in 2017? 2015 saw Priory Solutions engaging in new spaces at the SLA conference in Boston where […]

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Dewey B Strategic Blawg 100 2016 & Hall of Fame

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We at Priory Solutions would like to congratulate Jean P. O’Grady writer of the Dewey B Strategic blog on yet again being named as one of the ABA Journal’s Blawg 100 making it one of the 100 best blogs for a legal audience in 2016. Not only that, Dewey B Strategic was also one of […]

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Embracing Change – ILTACON TV Interviews 2016

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In preparation for and during ILTACON 2016, interviews were conducted with influential members, attendees, speakers and vendors under the overarching conference theme, ‘Embracing Change’. These interviews have been made available on ILTACON TV Interviews and include a wealth of innovative and thought provoking ideas for the legal industry. Keynote speaker, Mike Walsh, speaks about the disruptive and […]

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2016 ABA Journal Legal Rebels – Free information, AI and e-Discovery

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Annually, the ABA Journal compiles a list of “Legal Rebels” (A New Wave of Legal Rebels), in the words of the publication “celebrating those women and men who are remaking their corners of the legal profession”. The first two individuals’ achievements relate directly to legal information management, a topic close to our hearts here at […]

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Priory Solutions Confirmed as LLAGNY 2016/17 Crystal Sponsor

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We are thrilled to continue our sponsorship of the Law Library Association of Greater New York and have agreed to become Crystal Sponsors of the association for 2016/2017. The regional law library associations have always been incredibly supportive of us in the past and we are very happy to be able to contribute to the […]

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What do the Global Top 10 Law Firms Have in Common?

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In addition to earning more than $2bn in revenue, as of September 2016 the global top 10 law firms all use ResearchMonitor to manage aspects of their online research subscriptions. If we zoom out to the top twenty, the number of Priory Solutions clients stands at seventeen. Our products have always enjoyed strong support in […]

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AALL Spectrum – Competitive Intelligence and Ways to Avoid Library Outsourcing

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Released earlier this month, the September/October 2016 Vol. 21 of AALL Spectrum contains a number of fantastic articles, notably Zena Applebaum’s article titled Competitive Intelligence and Your Library, in which she lays out ten best practices for setting up or expanding CI in your firm. Secondly Jean O’Grady’s Outsourcing Law Libraries article focuses on making […]

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What happened at ILTACON 2016?

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Earlier this year, we posed the question, ‘As a law librarian, why attend ILTACON?‘ Now at the close of another successful ILTA conference, what is the consensus? Are there significant content and networking opportunities for law librarians at ILTACON, and what are the benefits of attending? Should one attend? Priory Solutions’s Jose Camacho was in National […]