AALL Spectrum

AALL Spectrum / July/August 2017 / Volume 21, Number 6

AALL Spectrum / Published by American Association of Law Libraries

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18 58 9 Q&A: PERSPECTIVE Get to know your 2018 AALL Executive Board candidates. MEMBER PROFILE Meet Philippe Cloutier, business program manager at Microsoft Corporation. NEWS & NOTES Maximize your AALL Annual Meeting experience, and notable 2017 dates. SHELF LIFE What book would you recommend for self-improvement or finding balance? VENDOR VOICE The 411 on Fastcase—how the company built a leading legal research tool. REFERENCE DESK Tips and advice for creating a competitive intelligence plan. BY SUSAN CATTERALL UP FRONT BUSINESS EDGE 36 LEADER PROFILE Jean M. Wenger offers best practices for overhauling library space, providing excellent customer service, and demon- strating return on investment. ASK A DIRECTOR What new best practices, innovations or efficiencies have you created in your work or department? Advice from Charles H. Frey and Shawn Friend. AALL GALLAGHER AWARD CELEBRATES OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT Richard A. Danner, Karl T. Gruben, and Gitelle Seer are recognized. BY KATRINA M. MILLER LEADERSHIP 54 62 Reference Desk Leveraging EDGAR 48 Collection Building—What Matters Most? 62 58 Vendor Voice: Fastcase 48 COLLECTION BUILDING IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY Law firm and academic perspectives on preserving what matters most. BY CHRISTINE BOWERSOX & SHERI H. LEWIS EDUCATION 40 54 GETTING TO KNOW EDGAR A refresher on SEC forms and regulations. BY DAVID M. HAENDLER TECHNOLOGY 20 21 INSIDE J U L Y / A U G U S T 2 0 1 7 4 AALL SPECTRUM | WWW.AALLNET.ORG ACHIEVEMENTS IN LEGAL LITERATURE Announcing the 2017 Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award winners. BY TERRY LONG 2017 AALL HALL OF FAME Meet the new Hall of Fame inductees. BY MICHELLE COSBY 44 46 42

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