Nov. 16 CALL Business Meeting

Registration: 11:30 PM; Lunch: 12:00 PM
Location: Wildfire, 159 W. Erie
Cost: $25

Speaker: Philip J. Costello, Archivist, Cook County Circuit Court

CALL’s Community Service Committee will be taking collections to benefit two excellent local groups.  Support the Jane Adams Hull House Association by bringing toiletries (including diapers) or new blankets and stuffed animals to meet the needs of the children and adults in its programs.  Support Honor Flight Chicago by contributing to the cash donation containers that will be on each table at the meeting.  Please contact Patricia Scott, for any further information.

Registration link: 
Reminder: Registration is NOT complete until you click on the Submit button.

Your registration must be received by Friday, November 11, 2011.  Please contact Jill Matulionis, or Maribel Nash, m-nash@law.northwest with any questions.

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Brown Bag: Sealing the Best Deal in Vendor Contract Negotiations, Wed. Oct. 26 at 12 noon

The Relations with Information Vendors and Continuing Education Committees invite you to a brown bag with speaker June Liebert, Director and Assistant Professor, John Marshall Law School Library about   Sealing the Best Deal in Vendor Contract Negotiations.  Join your fellow law librarians, in a lively discussion on successful tips for dealing in vendor contract negotiations.  There will be opportunities for questions and input from attendees on how your organization handles similar situations.
Bring your lunch (light refreshments will be served) on Wednesday, October 26, 2011 from 12 noon to 1:00 PM at the John Marshall Law School, Room 420. 315 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago, Illinois.

The cost for this event is $5.00 and is payable at the time of the event. All checks should be made payable to CALL. The event is limited to 30 attendees and the CALL No-Show and No Walk-In
Policies for Business Meetings
 will be in effect. Preregistration is required at  Registration ends on October 21, 2011.

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Fall 2011 CALL Bulletin published

The Fall 2011 CALL Bulletin is now available at  This issue features a series of articles from CALL members regarding their activities at the AALL Annual Conference.  Among our regular features, in the Working Smarter column Andrea Tillander touts the benefits of employee-sponsored professional development and There Clarke Arado uses the Techbuzz column to look back at some of the products featured in past columns.  Also included in the this issue are CALL committee annual reports.

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Notice: CALL emails being erroneously marked as ‘spam’

If you haven’t seen any recent emails from the CALL listserv –especially regarding the registration for the Sept. 22 business meeting– please check your spam or junk mail folders. Several members have reported that recent CALL emails are being erroneously flagged as spam. The Internet Committee is in the process of investigating but until we are able to track down the source of the problem, please:

  1. Check your junk mail or spam folders for any CALL emails
  2. Add ‘’ to your ‘safe senders’ list
  3. Check the CALL website regularly for the latest announcements

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