Hi Everyone -

I just wanted to send an e-mail to invite you and your staffs to the
Department of the Interior Library on Wednesday, March 2nd from 2:00 to
3:15 pm for a training session entitled "Advanced Legal Research on Lexis
Advance," part of our series of free training sessions at the DOI Library.

This program builds on the techniques presented in the “Lexis Advance:
Introduction and New Features” class, emphasizing time-efficient and
cost-effective searching. Legal researchers attending the class will be
shown new methods that can be used to obtain supporting caselaw, statutes,
law review and newspaper articles, as well as federal and state
administrative materials. Participants will learn about advanced search
techniques to make their research more efficient and hear about recently
introduced services. The class will also cover choosing appropriate search
types, Boolean operators and search syntax, and refining search results
with limiters and search edit options. Instruction includes general search
construction as well as techniques and options unique to the Lexis Advance
platform. In addition, attendees will discover new tools to help them keep
track of their research and monitor developing areas of law. This program
will be conducted by a LexisNexis trainer.

All that are interested are invited.  Please note that the temporary DOI
Library is located in Room 2262 of the Stewart Lee Udall Department of the
Interior Building. The Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior
Building is located at 1849 C Street, NW in Washington, DC.  Space for the
program in the Library is limited so please go to the following link to

We do prefer that you attend in person here at the DOI Library if you can.
  However, please note that this class is also being offered as a
simultaneous online webinar for those that can't attend in person.  Please
indicate on the online registration form if you wish to obtain information
about webinar access to this program.

Additionally, Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit is being offered to
Interior Department Solicitor's office staff that attend this session, in
person or via webinar.  Attached are two spreadsheets listing the states
issuing CLE credit for in-person attendance and those issuing credit for
webinar attendance.  When registering using the link above, let us know if
you are interested in CLE credit and for which state you would like that

You may contact the Library by phone at (202) 208-5815 or by e-mail at
[log in to unmask] for more information about this program or if you have
trouble registering using the link above.  For more information about the
DOI Library, its resources, and its services, please visit our website at

We hope that you can attend either in person or virtually on March 2nd!


George Franchois
Director - U.S. Dept. of the Interior Library
Office of the Secretary - Office of Facilities and Administrative Services
1849 C Street, NW, Room 2262, MS 1151
Washington, DC 20240
E-Mail: [log in to unmask]
Phone: (202) 208-3796
Fax: (202) 208-6773
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