Legal Reference Round Table (LRRT)

 

2017-2018 Legal Reference RT Officers

Co-Chair: Sue Ludington, Washington County Law Library
Co-Chair: Rebecca Sherman, Multnomah Law Library


Annual Reports

2014 Annual Report
2015 Annual Report
2016 Annual Report
2017 Annual Report


Oregon Public Law Libraries

Oregon Council of County Law Libraries (OCCLL) Directory: http://occll.org/directory.php

Multnomah Law Library: www.multnomahlawlibrary.org

Clackamas County Law Library: www.clackamas.us/lawlibrary

Washington County Law Library: www.co.washington.or.us/LawLibrary

State of Oregon Law Library: www.oregon.gov/SOLL

 

Legal Reference Resources

Oregon Legal Research website: www.oregonlegalresearch.com

Oregon Legal Research blog: http://blog.oregonlegalresearch.com

Oregon State Bar Public Information: www.osbar.org/public

Oregon's Legal System: www.osbar.org/public/introlaw.html

Oregon Courts: http://courts.oregon.gov

Court Self-Help Resources: http://courts.oregon.gov/ojd/selfhelp/Pages/index.aspx

 

Legal Reference Training Resources

"Thrive in the Hive: Working Together to Provide Exceptional Legal Reference Service"
2017 Oregon Library Association Annual Conference pre-conference presentation slides and handouts:
http://b8f.645.myftpupload.com/conference-materials/ola-conference-2017/%e2%80%a2thrive-in-the-hive-working-together-to-provide-exceptional-legal-reference-service/

"How to Show and Tell a Legal Research Story: Searching Nolo and Fastcase"
2016 Oregon Library Association Annual Conference presentation slides and handouts:
http://b8f.645.myftpupload.com/conference-materials/ola-conference-2016/how-to-show-tell-a-legal-research-story-searching-nolo-and-fastcase/

"So You Want to Change the World! How to be a Great Librarian to Your Activist Patrons"
2015 Oregon Library Association Annual Conference presentation slides, handouts, and resources:
http://b8f.645.myftpupload.com/conference-materials/ola-conference-2015/draft/

"Plaintiffs, Pills, and Passports: How to Reply to Legal, Medical, and Government Services Questions"
2014 Oregon Library Association Annual Conference presentation slides and handouts:
http://b8f.645.myftpupload.com/conference-materials/ola-conference-2014/plaintiffs-pills-and-passports-how-to-reply-to-legal-medical-and-government-services-questions/

"Legal Reference Questions: Overview of the Research Process & Free Online Legal Information Resources"
2013 Oregon Virtual Reference Summit presentation slides and video:
http://b8f.645.myftpupload.com/conference-materials/oregon-virtual-reference-summit-2013/
(scroll to find "Legal Reference Questions" presentation)

Washington County Law Library's Training and Advocacy resources:
www.co.washington.or.us/LawLibrary/TrainingAdvocacy

How to Research a Legal Problem: A Guide for Non-Lawyers:
www.aallnet.org/products/pub_how_to.asp

Handling Legal Questions at the Reference Desk and Beyond
http://southernlibrarianship.icaap.org/content/v06n03/barnes_n01.htm 

Non-law Librarian Legal Reference Advice

Frequently Requested Legal Research Websites