UW Law Library Updates- October 2021

Elizabeth Manriquez, Scholarly Communications & Reference Librarian, and Kris Turner,  Assistant Director for Public Services, were co-authors for a chapter on 

Faculty Services in the newly published Introduction to Law Librarianship open source text.  Their chapter was also co-written by Michelle Penn and TJ Striepe.  The chapter offers a great slate of services and suggestions for supporting faculty, many of which are drawn from experience at UW Law.


Sunil Rao,  Foreign & International Law Librarian, presented on “The Ins and Outs of India Legal Research: Learning How to Find India Primary and Secondary Law” at the American Association of Law Libraries Virtual Conference July 21, 2021.


Bonnie Shucha, Associate Dean & Law Library Director, presented on “Sovereignty, Native America, and Legal Culture: Why Accessing and Understanding Tribal Law Just Became More Important” at the American Association of Law Libraries Virtual Conference July 22, 2021.


Jarrod Bogucki published “Cloud Services for Digital Repositories in the latest edition of ALA

Library Technology Reports vol. 57, no. 5 (July 2021).  Jarrod is the cloud and IT architect at UW Law School and is the lead programmer and systems architect for the UW Law School Digital Repository.


Jay Tucker received a 2021 University Staff Recognition Award from UW Madison for his outstanding contributions to the university, especially during the pandemic.  Jay is the Stack Manager at UW Law Library.