Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
LLAGNY's 65 years A Timeline
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

LLAGNY's 65 years A Timeline

360
views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
360
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

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

×