The Recorder

NOCALL members have contributed a newsletter to Beyond the Shelves, part of The Recorder published by Cal Law. If you are interested in contributing an article please contact the Public Relations Committee chair at

The Recorder’s Beyond the Shelves article archive:

  • “Help Your Local Law Library: In a Time of Scarce Resources, Attorneys Can Give Back in a Number of Ways,” by Claudia Cook 11/2013
  • “Seven Free Research Sites You’re Not Using,” by Emily Bergfeld 10/2013
  • “Fastcase — Legal Research Without Bling,” by Nancy McEnroe 09/2013
  • “Searching with New Lexis Advance,” by Elisabeth McKechnie 08/2013
  • “Dublin Public Library Provides Legal Resources” by Emily Bergfeld 07/2013
  • “Is Your Law Firm Ready for E-Books?” by Sharon McNally Lahey 06/2013
  • “Patent Litigation Made Easy” [about Patent Navigator] by Judy Heier 05/2013
  • “Researching California Ballot Measures” by Chuck Marcus and Peter Gigante 04/2013
  • “Law Librarians and What They Do” by Judy Janes 03/2013
  • “Law Libraries Offer More Than Books” by Ellie McCune 2/2013
  • “Moving Toward Institutional Repositories” by Joe Cera 1/2013
  • “Just Elves, No Santa — The Self-Managed Team” by Wade Krawec 12/2012
  • “Five Things Librarians Wish You Knew” by Judy Heier 11/2012
  • “Let Your Law Librarian Brag for You” by Grace Feldman 10/2012
  • “Law Librarianship in the New Economic Climate” by Heather Heen 09/2012
  • “Your Legal Research Soul Mate” by Grace Feldman 08/2012
  • “WestlawNext vs. Lexis Advance” by Jodi L. Collova 07/2012
  • “Researching Private Companies” by Joceyln Stillwell-Tong 6/2012
  • “Uncertain Future of the S.F. Law Library” by Marcia R. Bell 5/2012
  • “People-Finding Via Lexis” by Elisabeth McKechnie 4/2012
  • “Librarian Recommended Mobile Apps for Lawyers” by Camille Reynolds 1/6/2012
  • “Tax Resources at the Alameda County Law Library” by Patti Monk 11/16/2011
  • “Restructuring the Reference Desk” by Betsy Chessler 9/16/2011
  • “Researching California Wage Orders” by Carolina Rose 8/5/2011

The Recorder’s Legal Pro article archive:

  • “I’d Like Help With Some Research on How to Do Research. . .” by Andrea N. Rubin, Spring 2009.
  • “Virtual Reverence: An Idea Whose Time Has Come,” by Jeremy Sullivan, Winter 2008.
  • “Get Energized by Attending a Professional Meeting!” By Lauri Flynn, Fall 2008.
  • “Educating the “C” People: Who, What, Where, Why and How,” by Holly M. Riccio, Summer 2008.
  • “Librarians … Your Guide At An Information Crossroads,”  by Jaye Lapachet & Camille Reynolds.  Spring 2008.
  • “Gateways to Organizational Resources: Considerations for Building Digital Libraries in Law Firms and Legal Organizations,” by Nicolette Lodico, Winter 2007.
  • “Pleased to Meet You – Making Connections That Count,” by Shannon Burchard, Diane Rodriguez, Julie Horst & Coral Henning. Fall 2007.
  • “It’s OK to Ask for Help: Working with Consultants,” by Todd Erich Bennett, Thelen Reid Brown Raysman & Steiner, LLP. Summer 2007.
  • “You Want What?  How to Have Fun While Negotiating Contracts,” by Sarah L. Nichols, Spring 2007.