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Education

Master of Library Science, Indiana University School of Library and Information Science, August 2005; GPA 3.74/4.0

Juris Doctor, University of Cincinnati College of Law, May 2002; Admitted to Ohio Bar, November 2002

Bachelor of Arts Anthropology, Minor in Biology, Indiana University, August 1998; Xavier University, 1994-1995

Professional Experience

Fellow, Library Innovation Lab, Harvard University and Affiliate, Berkman Center for Internet and Society, August 2015 – Present

Director of Content Development/Director of Community Development, Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI), Chicago, IL (August 2011- July 2015)

  • Provided education and training to law students, librarians and faculty at member schools of non-profit legal publisher and technology developer.
  • Designed and created tools and resources in the areas of free legal information and open educational resources
  • Conducted applied research into technological solutions for rapidly changing legal education and practice worlds.
  • Collaborated with team members on planning and organization of annual educational conferences for law faculty, librarians and technologists.

Faculty Services and Outreach Librarian & Assistant Professor, Valparaiso University School of Law (April 2010 – July 2011)

  • Co-taught two-semester first year legal research course.
  • Created and provided individual bibliographic instruction sessions in law school courses.
  • Provided reference services to law students, faculty and local community.
  • Maintained law library website and social media.

Reference Librarian and Professor of Legal Research, Alvin E. Evans Law Library, University of Kentucky (December 2006 – March 2010)

  • Provided reference services to law students, faculty, local community and members of the local bench and bar.
  • Taught one-semester first year legal research course.

Reference Librarian and Assistant Professor, University of Dayton School of Law, Zimmerman Law Library (November 2005 – November 2006)

Americorps*VISTA, Cincinnati Area Senior Services (August 1998-August 1999)

  • Managed senior citizen tutoring program in inner-city public school

Professional Presentations

  • Law Libraries of New England/Association of Boston Librarians, Keynote: Hot Messes, Dumpster Fires and the Role of Law Librarians in the 21st Century, April 2016
  • Chicago Legal Information Technology Meetup, A Librarian’s Perspective, April 2015
  • Special Libraries Association Kentucky Chapter – Kentucky Library Association Academic Joint Spring Conference, Keynote: Hunting Dinosaurs, April 2015
  • Law Repositories 2015, Open Content in Repositories, March 2015
  • LegalEdWeb, Open Educational Resources, March 2015
  • Open Education 2014, 19th Century Pedagogy, 21st Century Technolgy, November 2014
  • ACLEA Association for Clinical Legal Education, Open for Business and the Business of Open, August 2014
  • SLA Special Library Association, Closing Plenary: On Professional Communication, June 2014
  • BILETA British and Irish Legal Education Technology Association, Keynote: It’s a Small World After All, April 2014
  • Entrepreneurial Lawyering Course at MSU Law, Making a Living by Giving Things Away for Free, March 2014
  • Open Education 2013, Turning GOV into OER: The eLangdell® Press Experience, November 2013
  • Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers, Open Law and Legal Educators IGNITE Session, October 2013
  • American Association of Law Libraries, Copyright  and Digital Images: If it’s on the web, I can use it right?, July 2013
  • CALI Conference for Law School Computing, Law Schools and Open Law, June 2013
  • LawTechCamp Toronto, Books as the Original Legal Tech, May 2013
  • Canadian Association of Law Libraries, Plenary Talk:  The Future of Law Libraries (And How to Stop It), May 2013
  • Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries, Outreach Tools on the Cheap: How to Make Sure You’re Getting Bang for Your Buck Without Breaking the Bank, October 2012
  • Canadian Association of Law Libraries, Library in their Pocket: Meeting Users Where they Are, May 2012
  • Southwest Association of Law Libraries, Mobile Technologies in Law Libraries, March 2012
  • Federal Depository Library Program, Reaching Out in Creative Ways, October 2011
  • AALL Annual Meeting, The Role of Law Libraries in Advancing Law.Gov , July 26, 2011
  • Future of Law Libraries Workshop, Developing Human Resources: The Skills Needed for Law Librarians of Today and the Future , June 16, 2011
  • Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries, Using Technology to Work Collaboratively, October 21, 2010
  • American Association of Law Libraries Webinar, Using Google Docs to Create Your State Inventory, October 6, 2010
  • AALL Annual Meeting, Research Guides 2.0 (Section: Wikis and WordPress), July 2010
  • Cincinnati Bar Association CLE, Understanding the Legalities of Social Media (Section: Understanding Social Media), October 27, 2009
  • CALI Webinar, Alternatives to Course Management Software, September 18 2009
  • AALL Computing Services SIS Web 2.0 Challenge Webcast, Twitter, August 2009
  • AALL Annual Meeting, Weed, Shelve or Store? July 28, 2009
  • CALI Annual Meeting, Invited Panelist, Social Media Best Practices, June 18, 2009
  • AALL Webinar, Law Libraries and Social Software, May 20, 2009
  • Kentucky Bar Association New Lawyer Training, Using the Web As a Research Associate, January 16, 2009
  • National Business Institute, Find it Fast on the Net: Strategies for Using the Web in Your Law Practice (Sections: Discover the Invisible Web, Locating Persons and Finding Background Information, Locating Companies for Due Diligence and Background Information.), November 16 & 20, 2008
  • Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting, Web 2.0 in Your Library in 60 Minutes, October 16, 2008
  • Southeastern Chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting, Inane or Practical: Facebook and the Information Professional, March 29, 2008
  • Kentucky Library Association Government Documents Roundtable, PACER: Public Access to Court Electronic Records, March 30, 2007

Publications

  • Glassmeyer, Sarah and Smith, Peter (2014). Open law : technology in service of the rule of law. Legal Information Management, 14 (3). (In Press)
  • Columnist, Legal Education Section, ca, (January 2014 – present)
  • The Loris in the Library, Vox Populii Guest Post, http://blog.law.cornell.edu/voxpop/2010/12/15/the-loris-in-the-library/ (December 15, 2010)
  • The Law Students’ Guide to Free Legal Research http://freelaw.classcaster.net/ (September 2010)
  • Ranganathan2.0, AALL Spectrum, May 2010
  • Introduction to Twitter, http://cssis.org/w2c2009/intro/twitter (June 2009)
  • com, http://sarahglassmeyer.com (May 2009 – Present)
  • The Technological Tortoise, http://technologicaltortoise.wordpress.com/ (October 2007 – May 2009)
  • Get Ready for AALL 2009, Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries Newsletter, Vol 2009, No 1 (March 2009), page 7
  • Find it Fast on the Net: Strategies for Using the Web in Your Law Practice (Sections: Discover the Invisible Web, Locating Persons and Finding Background Information, Locating Companies for Due Diligence and Background Information)National Business Institute
  • Judge William Lafferty: Past Dean of the UK Law School, University of Kentucky Law Notes (Fall 2008)
  • Legends and Lore: Madesin Phillips, University of Kentucky Law Notes (Fall 2007)
  • Watch This (My)Space, Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries Newsletter, Vol. 2007, No. 1 (March 2007), page 14
  • Notes From a First Time AALL Attendee, Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries Newsletter, Vol 2006, No 3 (September 2006), page 8
  • Spring Special: Free Legal Research Sites (Part 3), Dayton Bar Briefs, April 2006
  • Patrick’s Day Special: Free Legal Research Sites (Part 2), Dayton Bar Briefs, March 2006
  • The Traveling Librarian, Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries Newsletter, Vol. 2006, No. 1 (March 2006), page 8
  • Legal Research Websites We Love, Dayton Bar Briefs, February 2006
  • The Inevitable Blog Column, Dayton Bar Briefs, January 2006

Professional Service

  • American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), Member (November 2005 – Present)
    • Annual Meeting Planning Commitee (AMPC) (2010-2011)
    • Co-Creator, Lawberry Camp Unconference Creator 2009, 2010
    • Creator, AALL Annual Meeting Wiki and Collaborative Map (2009, 2010)
    • Research, Instruction and Patron Services Special Interest Section
      • Executive Board – Member at Large (2013 – Present)
      • Patron Services Committee Member (2007)
        • Created Customer Service Bibliography that was used at Customer Service Roundtable at AALL 2007
      • Program Committee (2006, 2008- present)
      • RIPS website Webmaster, May 2009 – present
    • Computing Services Special Interest Section
      • Instructor and Small Group Facilitator, Web 2.0 Challenge 2009
    • Legal History Rare Books Special Interest Section
    • Academic Libraries Special Interest Section
      • Membership Committee Member (2007 – 2009)
    • Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries (ORALL), Member (November 2005 – Present)
      • Education Committee (plans annual meeting) 2008
      • Internet Committee Chair, 2009
      • ORALL Website Webmaster
      • Completed redesign of organization website
    • Southeastern Chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries (SEALL), Member (December 2006 – March 2010)
      • Program Committee, 2008-2009

Awards and Honors

ABA Blawg 100 – 2013

Fastcase 50 Award – 2011

AALL ALL-SIS Centennial Award 2006

References Available Upon Request

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