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ERC Meeting at 2012 AALL Annual Meeting

The Empirical Research Caucus will be meeting Monday July 23, 2012  5:45pm –  6:30pm @ Sheraton-Clarendon AB, please plan to join us.  Light refreshments will be served courtesy of Fastcase.  Our speaker will be Philip Rosenthal, President of Fastcase.  He will speak … Continue reading

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Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Held at Northwestern

Northwestern University Law School hosted and the Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (CELS) November 4th and 5th in Chicago. For observations concerning the conference see Dave Hoffman’s November 15, 2011 post on the Concurring Opinions blog. The papers presented at … Continue reading

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New Vice-Chair for AALL Empirical Research Caucus

Alissa Black-Dorward, the Empirical Research Specialist at Fordham University has agreed to serve as the Vice-Chair for the AALL Empirical Research Caucus.  We are delighted that Alissa agreed to assist with the caucus when due to personal reasons Iantha Haight … Continue reading

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ERC Merchandise available for purchase

If your interested in purchasing some ERC Merchandise, please visit  http://www.cafepress.com/EmpiricalResearchCaucus

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ERC at AALL

ProQuest sponsored the Empirical Research Caucus Meeting at AALL.  The sponsorship made possible the printing of promotional brochures for the ERC table in the Exhibit Hall.  In addition to the sponsorship, ProQuest’s Daryl Newhouse provided a useful presentation of ProQuest … Continue reading

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Meet Us in Philadelphia – Empirical Research Caucus Meeting at AALL 2011

If you haven’t seen the meeting schedule for the 2011 American Association of Law Librarians Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, you might not know that Empirical Research Caucus meeting is scheduled at Noon on Sunday,  July 24th.  I hope that you … Continue reading

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Online Data Management Plan Tool Aims to Help Researchers Meet Funding Requirements

As of January 18, 2011, all grant proposals submitted to the NSF must include a two-page data management plan, or DMP.  The NSF hopes this requirement will ensure greater sharing and access to data generated by publicly-funded projects.  Many researchers … Continue reading

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