The End of Scholarly Bibliography: Reconceptualizing Law Librarianship

14 Pages Posted: 19 Sep 2011

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Robert C. Berring

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law

Date Written: September 1, 2011

Abstract

The dawning of the age of digital information shifts the paradigm of the traditional scholar librarian. As three dimensional representations of information wither away, he scholarly legal bibliographer, a fixture in legal academia is devolving into an antiquarian. This brings into question the future of academic law librarianship and how it can be saved.

Keywords: law librarianship, legal bibliography, legal history

JEL Classification: K40

Suggested Citation

Berring, Robert C., The End of Scholarly Bibliography: Reconceptualizing Law Librarianship (September 1, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1929017 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1929017

Robert C. Berring (Contact Author)

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law ( email )

215 Boalt Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-7200
United States
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