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Welcome to BIALL

The British and Irish Association of Law Librarians (BIALL) was formed in 1969. It is an independent and self-supporting body that was created to represent the interests of legal information professionals in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Law Firm Library Survey

a new survey to aid law firm librarians benchmark their services against other law firms.

The survey provides a snapshot of staffing, expenditure on hard copy material, subscriptions to databases and the range of services supplied by respondents in the year 2015-2016. 58 law firms responded to the survey in its inaugural year.


Survey on new apprenticeship standards for library and information sector

A working group of representatives from employers in the library and information sector have confirmed that they will look to develop new apprenticeship standards with support from CILIP and other key sector bodies.
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