Issue 238- Winter 2016

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President’s Letter – by Julie Pabarja
From the Editors – by Lyonette Louis-Jacques, Scott Vanderlin, and Lindsey Ann Carpino
September 2015 Business Meeting Round-Up – by Diana Koppang
CALL Executive Board Meeting Minutes summaries for August 2015, September 2015, October 2015, November 2015 – by Diana Koppang

CALL 2016 Elections

2016-2017 Slate of Candidates for CALL Office– by Maribel Nash and Scott Vanderlin

Candidates for Vice- President/President-Elect

  • Joanne Kiley
  • Clare Willis

Candidates for Treasurer 

  • Tom Gaylord
  • Jill Meyer

Candidates for Director

  • Therese Clarke Arado
  • Lindsey Carpino

Chicago International

curated by Matthew Timko & Sharon Nelson

Introduction to Chicago International – by Matthew Timko and Sharon Nelson
Chicago International Cultural Heritage Museums Map – by Karl Pettitt
Lithuanians in Chicago: A Visit to the Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture – by Jill Meyer
See the World from the 29th Floor – The FCIL Collection at Cook County Law Library (CCLL) – by Jean Wenger
The Chinese Intellectual Property Law Collection at JMLS– by Anne Abramson
Key Resources in Middle East Librarianship – by Stacia Stein
Book Review:  The Court and the World – by Stacia Stein
International Taxation: The IRS and Its World of Free Information – by Donna M. Tuke
Meet New CALL Member Trezlen Drake – by Tom Gaylord
Chicago “Where in the World?” Map – by Trez Drake
Traveling in Madagascar – by Scott G. Burgh
International Travel Adds So Much To Your Life! – by Ruth Bridges
Meeting the Global Library Community at IFLA – by Sally Holterhoff and Marisol Florén
Chicago Ethnic Foods Map – by Annie Mentkowski
Chicago Donut Spots – by Lindsey Carpino

Featured Articles

AALL Business Skills Clinic Attendee Report – by Eugene Giudice
2015 AALL Meeting Recap – by Emily Barney
Keeping the Conversation Going: Session Summary from AALL 2015, In the Wake of the Kia Audit – by Debbie Ginsberg
MAALL 2015 Program Recap: “Everything’s Up to Date: Preparing Practice-Ready Students” – by Lindsey Carpino and Annie Mentkowski
MAALL 2015 Conference Webcasts – by Lindsey Carpino and Lyonette Louis-Jacques

Featured Columns

The Invisible Benefits of Library School – by Matthew Timko
CALL Continuing Education Event: Librarians as Strategic Partners to Lawyers – by Vanessa Meihaus
Forecasting Opportunities for Rainmakers: Librarians as Strategic Partners to Lawyers – by Holly Barocio
From the Courthouse – by Juanita Harrell
What Ever Happened To… Laura Weidig – by LeighAnne Thompson

Other Library/Affiliates/Related News

All About ILTA – by Joanne Kiley

Committee News

CALL Committee Round-Up
Volunteer Opportunities at AALL Chicago 2016 – by Carolyn B. Hersch and Claire Toomey Durkin
Advocacy Tools from AALL and ALA – by Tom Gaylord

Miscellaneous

2015-2016 CALL Meeting Schedule

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