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Ashley Ahlbrand

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Publications

Ashley Ahlbrand

Assistant Director for Public Services, Associate Librarian for Educational Technologies, and Adjunct Lecturer in Law


Articles

Thinking on Your Feet: Reflections of a First-Time Online Instructor, 25 PERSPECTIVES: TEACHING LEGAL AND WRITING 114 (2017). 

Commonality through Diversity: Reflections on the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries27 InULA NOTES 2 (Fall 2015).

A Conversation with John Bean26 InULA NOTES 6 (Spring 2014).

Meet the New(ish) Librarians26 InULA NOTES 20 (Fall 2014).

Tweeted Out: Management Tools to Prevent Social Media from Monopolizing Your Time, 18 AALL Spectrum 14 (Mar. 2014). [HeinOnline]

The "Social" Side of Libraries, 17 AALL SPECTRUM 12 (2013). [HeinOnline]

Degree Pedigree: Assessing the Effect of Degree-Granting Institutions’ Ranks on Prospective Employment at Academic Law Libraries (with Michael Johnson), 104 LAW LIBRARY JOURNAL 553 (2012). [HeinOnline]

"Free" Access to Government Information: How the Current Budget Crisis May Affect Government Publishing and Access to Government Information, 39 DOCUMENTS TO THE PEOPLE 26 (Winter 2011). [HeinOnline]

Book Reviews

Book Review. Stolker, Carel, Rethinking the Law School: Education, Research, Outreach and Governance, 108 LAW LIBRARY JOURNAL 307 (2016). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Epstein, Lee, et. al., The Behavior of Federal Judges: A Theoretical and Empirical Studey of Rational Choice, 105 LAW LIBRARY JOURNAL 370 (2013). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Hoffman, Marci and Mary Rumsey, International and Foreign Legal Research: A Coursebook, American Association of Law Libraries, Research, Instruction, and Patron Services Special Interest Section, 2013.

Blog Posts

The RIPS Law Librarian Blog -- The RIPS Law Librarian Blog is published by the Research, Instruction, and Patron Services Special Interest Section (RiPS-SIS) of the American Association of Law Libraries.

 Practice Makes Perfect: Assessment to Improve Student Learning and Instruction (May 9, 2017).

 Ready, Set, Go! Summer Preparedness for Law Students (Apr. 11, 2017).

 Learning Theories and Law: Behaviorism, Cognitivism, Construction (Mar. 14, 2017).

 Deadline Extended: Contribute to the 25th National Legal Research Teach-In Kit Today! (Feb. 14, 2017).

 Teaching During Transition (Jan. 17, 2017).

 Stop, Collaborate, and Listen: Supporting Librarian Scholarship with Your Institution (Nov. 15, 2016).

 Charting a New Course: A Foray into Instructional Design (Oct. 18, 2016).

 Staying Organized in a Disorganized World (Sept. 22, 2016).

 Undergoing Maintenance: The Challenges (and Rewards!) of Converting a Course to an Online Format (Aug. 22, 2016).

 Making Lemons into Lemonade: Libraries and the Challenge of the Website Transition (May 11, 2016).

 Tackling the Many and Various Problems of Scholarship Preservation (Feb. 29, 2016).

 Teaching, Technology, and Tools: A Look at the RIPS Teach-In Kit Multiverse (Jan. 28, 2016).

 Learning Outcomes and the Law Library: Contribute, Create, Collaborate (Dec. 2, 2015).

 Implementing Diversity in All We Do: Reflections on the ORALL Annual Meeting (Oct. 30, 2015).

 The Art and Science of Library Event Planning...or What to Expect When You're Expecting a Crowd (Sept. 24, 2015).

 Legal Research "Junk Drawer," or, Advanced Factual Research (June 2, 2015).

 Call for Contributions: 2015 RIPS Teach-In Kit (Jan. 13, 2015).

Ms JD -- Ms JD is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the success of women in law school and in the legal profession.

 Last Call: Applications to Be a 2016 Ms.JD Writer in Residence Due November 1st (Oct. 29, 2015).

 Calling All Writers! Ms.JD Is Now Accepting Applications for the 2016 Writers in Residence Program (Sept. 16, 2015).

 A New Year, A New Round of Writers: Introducing the 2015 Writers in Residence (Jan. 2, 2015).

 Research Makeover: Keeping Up and Staying Current (Dec. 11, 2014).

 Research Makeover: Strategy in Legal Research -- Seeing Your Research Through from Beginning to End (Nov. 6, 2014).

 Research Makeover: Updating Your (Research) Look with (Browser) Extensions (Oct. 6, 2014).

 Research Makeover: When Legal Research & the Model Rules Collide (Sept. 5, 2014).

 Research Makeover: Mightier than the Sword? A Look at Capitol Words (Aug. 5, 2014).

 Research Makeover: Digging into Government Websites (July 4, 2014).

 Research Makeover: Is Crowdsourcing Entering the Legal Research Arena? A Look at Mootus & Casetext (June 5, 2014).

 Research Makeover: Puzzling Through Legislative Histories (May 5, 2014).     

 Research Makeover: Judge and Jurify (Apr. 4, 2014).

 Research Makeover: Admin Law -- A Foundational Legal Research Skill (Mar. 4, 2014).

 Research Makeover: Unravelling Ravel Law (Feb. 4, 2014).

 Research Makeover: The Overlooked Lawyering Skill (Jan. 3, 2014).

Hiring Librarians -- invited guest blogger

 Researcher's Corner: Does Choice of School Matter? Becoming an Academic Law Librarian (Jan. 16, 2013).