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Full-service client relationships are a major goal across big law firms today. But what does “full-service” mean? After moderating a panel discussion on law firm/client relationships at the 15th Annual COO-CFO Forum in New York, LibSource EVP John Harbison explains it...

Whether by design or necessity, remote workforce management is becoming an imperative for employers that want to: Attract and retain the best people, no matter where they are, by removing barriers like geography or commute times. Increase productivity by giving...

Because today’s librarians must be experts in dealing with both physical and digital information, we have identified the top five skills every librarian must have, or develop, in order to succeed now and into the future. In this post, we...

Not many professional associations are more than a century old, but the American Association of Law Libraries, founded in 1906, is one of them. And next week in Chicago, AALL will hold its 109th Annual Meeting and Conference with a...

Need a recent 10-K for a publicly held company? Anyone can retrieve that, fast and free, by going to  EDGAR, the SEC’s database of required financial reporting. While EDGAR is great for some securities research, the system falls short for sophisticated financial...

To meet the ongoing need for information that’s requested regularly and needed fast, we developed a “research on demand” service called R2S, for Rapid Research Solutions. Some examples of routinely requested information include: Legal Research – Case law, litigation and docket...

LibSource researchers never know what their next research request will be. And they may or may not have access to a preferred data source, depending on client resources or other constraints....

How Satisfied Are Your Library Customers? Libraries of all kinds are under increased scrutiny to demonstrate their value and prove their worth. One imperative that LAC Group founder and CEO Deb Schwarz talks about often is the shift that library staff...

The notion of library as a place has been in flux for many years and will continue to be in a state of transformation, especially in law firms, which have been under relentless pressure to keep real. Yet even without external...