New Board Members Elected

I am pleased to announce our newly elected board members, whose terms will begin in July.

Vice Chair/Chair Elect: Caroline Osborne, Washington & Lee University

Secretary/Treasurer: Genevieve Tung, Rutgers University

Congratulations to you both and thank you for commitment to ALL-SIS! Thanks also to Chris Dykes and Matthew Braun for their willingness to serve.

Susan deMaine

ALL-SIS Secretary/Treasurer

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Susan deMaine
Research & Instructional Services Librarian
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Indianapolis IN
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AALL Leadership Academy Grant Recipients

As chair of the ALL-SIS Awards Committee, it is my pleasure to announce the recipients of the AALL Leadership Academy grants:

Susan Gaultier, Foreign, Comparative, and International Law Librarian, Louisiana State University

Benjamin Keele, Research & Instructional Services Librarian, Indiana University – Indianapolis

Austin Williams,  Assistant Law Library Director, North Carolina Central University

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CAROL BREDEMEYER
ASST. DIRECTOR FOR FACULTY SERVICES
CHASE COLLEGE OF LAW LIBRARY
NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY
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ALL-SIS Grant Available for Research and Scholarship – Apply by February 8, 2016

Do you have a great idea for a research project, but need funding to help you get it completed? ALL-SIS can help! Grants are available for amounts of $250 to up to $2000 to fund intellectually significant research. If there is more than one accepted grantee, the maximum yearly grant of $2000 will be split among the recipients. If you are a member of  ALL-SIS, submit your proposal BY FEBRUARY 8, 2016. The submission criteria and the grant application are available from the ALL-SIS Research and Scholarship Committee. Proposals should be sent to Ashley Krenelka Chase at akrenelk@law.stetson.edu. This is a terrific opportunity to get some needed help and contribute to our ongoing scholarly discussions.

Susan

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Susan Nevelow Mart
Associate Professor and Director of the Law Library
University of Colorado Law School
Wm. A. Wise Law Library
Boulder CO
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ALL-SIS Grants for 2016 AALL Leadership Academy

The ALL-SIS Executive Board has approved the awarding of three grants for the 2016 AALL Leadership Academy.  There will be two grants for $1000 and one grant for $500.  Criteria for the grants can be found at Criteria for Awards.

A direct link to the grant application can be found at www.aallnet.org/gm-node/51907.aspx (.docx) and www.aallnet.org/gm-node/51908.aspx (PDF).

If you will be attending the Leadership Academy, please consider applying for these grants.  If a member of your staff will be attending, please encourage them to apply.  Deadline for applications is January 15, 2016.

Carol Bredemeyer

Chair, ALL-SIS Awards Committee

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CAROL BREDEMEYER
ASST. DIRECTOR FOR FACULTY SERVICES
CHASE COLLEGE OF LAW LIBRARY
NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY
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NEW 2015 Faculty Services Toolkit – Online Now!

I am pleased to announce that an updated Faculty Services Toolkit is now online! The updated toolkit is brought to you by the hard work of the very dedicated 2014-2015 ALL-SIS Faculty Services Committee. I’d like to also give a special thanks to the ALL-SIS webmaster, Creighton Miller, who helped tremendously with embedding documents and webpages.

You can find the toolkit here (login required). Please take a look! We welcome feedback and would love to hear what you find useful or what you would like to see in future toolkit updates.

Thanks and happy holidays!

/Cassie DuBay

2015-2016 ALL-SIS Faculty Services Committee Chair

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Cassie Rae DuBay
Head of Research Services
Underwood Law Library
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
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