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Shelved Forever? How the Pandemic has Helped Flick the Digital Switch

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  23 December 2020


This article argues that a migration from print resources to electronic access is required to democratise access to legal information for lawyers, and that resource managers should seize this opportunity to ‘go digital’ while lawyers are more accepting of change and open to new technologies as a result of forced changes to working practices during the Covid-19 pandemic. The author, Jas Breslin, a law library professional with 20-plus years of experience, explains how the sector is now grasping the nettle.

Lockdown & Challenges for the Legal Information World
Copyright © The Author(s), 2020. Published by British and Irish Association of Law Librarians

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