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12May

Nottingham University JLAP introduce their law library

The students at the University of Nottingham JLAP group made a film about their law library and what it means to them. In the film, they also interview Tony Simmonds, Senior Research Librarian.   The law students, led by Belinda Ke Lim, made the film for the recent training event for law librarians in Sierra Leone, […]
31Jan

ILBF Legal Tech event

Our ‘Legal Tech: Do you want to compete with these emerging systems or do you want to build them?’ event, hosted by Lexis Nexis UK, took place on 19 January 2022. We were joined by Chris O’Connor from LexisNexis, Charles Brecque from Legislate, and Nick Sherman and Frankie Garcia from Mind Foundry, with Ellen Lake […]
20Dec

ILBF Competition 2021—Q&A

Do you have questions on our first student essay competition, launched at our 15th anniversary event on 25 November 2021? Four judges provided their insights in an online Q&A session, hosted by Brown Rudnick LLP, on 1 December 2021. Katrina Crossley, CEO of the ILBF, was joined by Chiara Iorizzo, Analyst at McDermott Will & […]
08Dec

Introducing Justin Lemeh, our new Shipping Coordinator!

In this Q&A, we introduce the ILBF community to Justin Lemeh, our new Shipping Coordinator. Justin is a law student at the University of Surrey, currently on his placement. He has taken the role of ILBF’s Shipping Coordinator for the remainder of the academic year. Can you tell us a little about yourself? My name […]
01Jul

Knowledge without boundaries

As knowledge sharing transcends borders, we highlight three resources for their great strides in putting institutions at the centre of the movement to democratise access to information through providing online resources. For more information on legal resources available online during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, see: Access to legal information during the Coronavirus pandemic. Resources available […]
23Apr

Declutter and do good!

As coronavirus lockdown restrictions ease gradually across the UK, why not take a little time to tidy your law library bookshelves? By donating your spare legal texts to the ILBF, you can share essential legal knowledge and connect with colleagues across the world.  Access to legal texts and resources is taken for granted in the […]