LLAGNY's 65 years A Timeline


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LLAGNY's 65 years A Timeline

  1. 1. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>LLAGNY Newsletter, “Information Bulletin,” debuts </li></ul><ul><li>Beginnings of “Information Science” as we know it today </li></ul><ul><ul><li>First LLAGNY meeting held November 17 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY Bylaws and Constitution adopted </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>First color TV broadcast </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>First calculating machine with automatic control built in Germany </li></ul></ul>1938 1939 1940 1941 1942
  2. 2. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>Mark I is completed and first programmer is hired </li></ul><ul><li>American futurist foresees the invention of hypertext </li></ul><ul><li>NYCRR now available; Ocean Publications is started </li></ul><ul><ul><li>June 6 th D-Day Normandy France </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY Post-War Planning Committee created </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Term “bit” for binary digit is used for the first time by John Tukey </li></ul></ul>1943 1944 1945 1946 1947
  3. 3. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>New York hosts AALL 41 st Annual Meeting </li></ul><ul><li>First Joint Computer Conference held </li></ul><ul><li>IBM sued by DOJ for monopolizing punch-cards </li></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY hosts demonstration of microcard reader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY becomes a chapter of AALL </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Value of Law Librarians to the legal profession is LLAGNY meeting topic </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Revision of standards for Law school libraries discussed </li></ul></ul>1948 1949 1950 1951 1952
  4. 4. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>First information retrieval system on a general purpose computer announced. </li></ul><ul><li>SAGE, first major online system, for air defense application announced </li></ul><ul><li>Smith-Corona makes portable electronic typewriter </li></ul><ul><ul><li>High speed printer invented by Remington-Rand </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Gene Amdahl develops first operating system for IBM 704 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Government antitrust suit against IBM is settled </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AALUNY created </li></ul></ul>1953 1954 1955 1956 1957
  5. 5. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>First electronic computers built in Japan by NEC </li></ul><ul><li>First removable disks appear </li></ul><ul><li>First IBM transistorized computer with 64-bit data paths, operational until 1971 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Luhn at IBM creates automatic document indexing program (KWIC) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>XEROX commercial copier introduced </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Telstar communication satellite becomes active </li></ul></ul>1958 1959 1960 1961 1962
  6. 6. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>Controversial graphics consoles developed resulting in CAD </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstration at </li></ul><ul><li>ABA annual meeting of retrieving health- related statutes, regs and city ordinances from a mainframe computer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>LC develops MARC </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>BASIC is created and first time-sharing basic program run </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>McKinney’s statutes put on magnetic tape. Potential of electronic research for legislative docs discussed by LLAGNY members </li></ul></ul>1963 1964 1965 1966 1967
  7. 7. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>Computerworld first issue published </li></ul><ul><li>First International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence </li></ul><ul><li>Mead Data Central created </li></ul><ul><li>Floppy disks introduced to load the IBM 370 microde </li></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY newsletter becomes “Law Lines” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The as-yet unnamed CALR system is demonstrated publicly for the first time at a NYC press conference </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>First electronic pocket calculator </li></ul></ul>1968 1969 1970 1971 1972
  8. 8. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>Mead Data Center introduces Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>The New York Times Information Bank produces first public access online newspaper abstract and index service </li></ul><ul><li>First ComputerLand store opens in NJ as Computer Shack </li></ul><ul><ul><li>AALL begins student memberships </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3-M develops Post-It Notes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Westlaw introduced </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Radio Shack markets first pre-assembled personal computer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY members tour Library of Congress </li></ul></ul>1973 1974 1975 1976 1977
  9. 9. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>Conversion to Microfiche—a new way to store documents presented to LLAGNY members </li></ul><ul><li>Total computers in use in US exceeds one million </li></ul><ul><li>One time license fee for Westlaw is $400 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>AALL Code of ethics is adopted </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Source and CompuServe Information Services go on-line </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ABA Journal article discusses cost-effectiveness of using CALR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY produces first union list </li></ul></ul>1978 1979 1980 1981 1982
  10. 10. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>Westlaw Interface for IBM Displaywriter introduced </li></ul><ul><li>Apple introduces Mac </li></ul><ul><li>LLAGNY adopts ILL code </li></ul><ul><li>LLAGNY is the largest AALL chapter with 845 members </li></ul><ul><li>NJLLA becomes approved as 27th AALL chapter </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Total computers in the US exceeds 10 million units </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>First Law Library Publication Award presented </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AALL annual meeting held at the NY Hilton </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY incorporates as a non-profit </li></ul></ul>1983 1984 1985 1986 1987
  11. 11. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>LLAGNY officers and articles highlighted in AALL Chapter News </li></ul><ul><li>Special Committee on National Information Policy approves Government Relations policy for information industries </li></ul><ul><li>AALL annual meeting in San Francisco largest to date </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Nondestructive worm spreads via the Internet to infect several thousand computers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Microsoft introduces Windows 3.0 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Millionth LexisNexis user id is issued </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY re-organizes board and committee chairs </li></ul></ul>1988 1989 1990 1991 1992
  12. 12. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>FREESTYLE, new plain-English search style introduced on Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis introduces world wide web site </li></ul><ul><li>BNA pledges $40,000 for two years for publication of AALL’s Law Library Journal </li></ul><ul><li>Smaller publishers begin to disappear as West and Lexis grow </li></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY members participate in 1 st annual Legal Research Teach-In held in conjunction with National Library Week </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AALL Spectrum is launched </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LLAGNY announces own list-serv and home page </li></ul></ul>1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
  13. 13. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>LLAGNY co-sponsors LegalWorks New York </li></ul><ul><li>AALL adopts “Ethical Principles” </li></ul><ul><li>LLAGNY approves revised bylaws </li></ul><ul><li>LLAGNY union list goes online </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Y2K plans are being discussed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Law firm Intranets introduced at LLAGNY education meeting </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AALL membership is record high with over 5,000 members </li></ul></ul>1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
  14. 14. LLAGNY’S 65 YEARS: A TIMELINE <ul><li>2003-2004 </li></ul><ul><li>LLAGNY Celebrates </li></ul><ul><li>65 Years </li></ul>
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