FEDLINK is pleased to present an in-depth look at Westlaw StatutesPlus
Have you ever performed research on a particular statute that involved
exhaustive searches in several databases? Would you like to learn how
streamline the statute research process using StatutesPlus? This
will cover the major functionality of StatutesPlus, including:
Easy statutes retrieval for federal and state statutes
Navigational features using the Table of Contents, Index, Popular Name
Tables and Prior Versions links
Determine the current status of a statute with KeyCite
Review cases that analyze your statute (last 60 days, Notes of
Additional Citing References)
We'll also branch out and cover the New Tabs for Bankruptcy and
research, additional content added to ResultsPlus and enhancements to
Join two Librarian Relations Managers for this session: Wendy Brown
Both Wendy and Robyn are managers of West Librarian Relations based in
SouthEast. This position allows them to play an important role in
initiatives, connecting librarians to Librarian Relations programs and
serving as consultants who help librarians get the most out of their
relationships with West. Both also represent West in library schools
professional librarian associations.
Wendy has worked for West with law firm and law school librarians for
years. She has also worked as a part-time reference librarian for the
Information Center at the University of Florida, Levin College of Law.
earned her J.D. from U.F. and is currently pursuing her M.L.I.S. degree
Catholic University in Washington, D.C.
Robyn has more than five years of experience managing law library
activities, spearheading both technology and training initiatives at
firms. She earned her master's degree in library science from The
University of America's School of Library and Information Science. She
currently serves as an adjunct professor at CUA, teaching a course once
year on an Introduction to Law Libraries and Law Library Management.
has written extensively on law library issues, with articles featured
Law Library Resource Xchange (LLRX), Legal Times, and Legal
Wendy and Robyn are looking forward to meeting the librarians of the
training community and passing along some very critical research
When: Thursday, April 8, 2004
Two Sessions: 9:30 to 10:30 am and 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Where: FEDLINK Training Room, Rm. 216
Library of Congress, John Adams Building
2nd and Independence Ave. SE
Registration: Required-- Please call (202) 707- 4800 to register.
Register early as space is limited.
Please forward to others within your organization who might have an
interest in the topics being discussed.
James W. Oliver
FEDLINK Vendor Services Coordinator
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20540-4935
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