When a Web Publisher is Just a Leech

This is a personal blog.  As the saying goes these days, I write for an audience of one.  I’m on the fence about sites like Facebook and LinkedIn, powered as they are by community content, sending people to my site while simultaneously blocking non-subscribers.  I’m toying more and more with blocking incoming traffic from web publishers that have walled gardens.

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Find the Prestige of a Law Library

A quick web search will retrieve stories about how spending on luxury services and product continued despite the recent recession.  We talk a lot about naming ourselves and our places in law libraries.  This isn’t really a post about naming, although that comes into it.  More broadly, I wonder how a law library can become a prestige brand to act as a keel against funding crises and other foul weather. Continue reading “Find the Prestige of a Law Library”