IALS Digital Launch

IALS Digital Launch
16 November 2017, 5.30pm - 7.30pm
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Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR


IALS Digital Launch

Speakers will include: Professor Diamond Ashiagbor; Professor Graham Greenleaf AM (video); Professor Catharine MacMillan; Professor Jane Winters; Ronan, Cormacain; David Gee; Steven Whittle.

Panel 1 – Collaboration / initiatives based on IALS Library collections and expertise

  • IALS Library context + Law PORT (postgraduate online research training for law)
  • Digitisation initiatives (the value of IALS work to legal research)
  • BAILL / JCPC case papers online
  • AustLII / Foundations of the Common Law Library

 Panel 2 – IALS commitment to open access - extending open access publishing for law

  • Importance of the OA agenda
  • Open Access Journals (a look at the IALS Student Law Review)
  • OBserving Law - the IALS Open Book Service for Law
  • Inauguration of the IALS PhD Thesis Book Prize

Followed by a wine reception 

This event is free but advanced booking is required.  All welcome.


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