In this composite sketch, Thelen Reid & Priest's West Coast head librarian Todd Bennett describes the modern-day challenges facing a firm's information gatekeeper. As he orients summer associates with the ways of the law library, Bennett laments the lack of legal research skills among young attorneys. He also faces the challenges of ever-evolving technology -- including a title change to information officer -- and the rising costs of LexisNexis and Westlaw contracts.
A Day in the Life of a Law Librarian
August 4, 2006