10:30 am—Noon Registration 

  Noon—1:30 pm Welcome, Lunch & Opening Session

  1:30—2:30 pm Bogus claims, Internet trolls and the erosion of truth:
Reporting on online misinformation and its impact on our democracy
Opening Speaker: David Klepper, The Associated Press

  2:30—2:45 pm Break

  2:45—4:35 pm Acquisitions & Collection Development Interest Group
Co-Chair: Gilda Chiu-Ousland, Columbia Law Library
Co-Chair: Caroline Walters, Harvard Law Library
  2:45—3:35 pm Teaching Legal Research: In-class exercise share
Speaker: Amy Spare, Villanova Law Library
3:45—4:35 pm Library Support of Online Programs of Legal Education
Speaker: Jan Fleckenstein, Syracuse University College of Law
Speaker: David Walker, Albany Law School
Speaker: Sue Zago, UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law

  5:30—7:30 pm Casino Party


8:00—9:00 am Breakfast 

  9:00—10:50 am Access Services Interest Group
Chair: Andy Kretschmar, University of South Carolina Law Library
  9:00—9:50 am Vendors & Librarians: Partnerships for success
Facilitator: Gilda Chiu-Ousland, Columbia Law Library
Facilitator: Caroline Walters, Harvard Law Library
10:00—10:50 am Open Access & Transformative Agreements in Law Libraries
Speaker: Carrie Waibel, ConsortiaManager

  10:50—11:15 am Break

  11:15—12:15 pm DIY API & Working with Harvard’s Caselaw Access Project
Speaker: Jason Eiseman, Lillian Goldman Law Library at Yale
  11:15—12:15 pm Collection Development & Digitization of a Landmark Case
Speaker: Heather Hershey, Wise Law Library at the University of Colorado

12:15—1:15pm Lunch 

1:15—3:05 pm Reference Interest Group
Chair: Stefanie Weigmann, Boston University School of Law
  1:15—2:15 pm SCOTUS Judicial Paper Preservation
Speaker: Michelle Trumbo, LIPA
2:15—3:05 pm Preservation Metadata
Speaker: Caitlyn Lam, Lillian Goldman Law Library at Yale

3:05—3:30 pm Break 

3:30—5:00 pm Preservation Roundtable
Facilitator: Michelle Trumbo, LIPA
  3:30—5:00 pm ALLStAR Workshop
Speaker: Amanda Karel, NELLCO 

5:30—7:30 pm Brewery & Pizza Party 


8:00—9:00 am Breakfast 
9:00—10:50 am Interlibrary Loan Interest Group
Co-Chair: John Mondo, University at Buffalo Law Library
Co-Chair: Merle Slyhoff, Biddle Law Library UPenn
  9:00—9:50 am Teaching Law Practice Technology
Speaker: Jennifer Dixon, Fordham Law School
Speaker: Jeannette Eicks, Vermont Law School
Speaker: Jacob Sayward, Cornell Law Library
10:00—10:50 am How to Create Explainer Videos
Speaker: George Taoultsides, Harvard Law School Library

10:50—11:15 am Break

11:15—12:15 pm Hot Topic Roundtables 
Facilitator: Corie Dugas, NELLCO
  11:15—12:15 pm Schenectady’s Story in Photos & Documents
Speaker: Marietta Carr, Schenectady County Historical Society

12:15—1:30 pm Lunch & Closing Session 

* Concurrent Sessions in blue.


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