November 30, 2022


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Open Legal Blog Archive Moves Forward

Nicely, we have the legal blogs from the LexBlog Community – near to 2,000 of them – and the blog authors – about 25,000 of them – around on the Open up Lawful Site Archive website.

And with them, closing in on 600,000 lawful site posts. That is a lot of lawful insight and commentary from a lot of authorities from a great deal of areas on a lot of subjects.

We’ll start out archiving much more lawful weblogs, just as archives the web, in the coming months.

If you’re interested in assisting out, allow me know. We’re heading to be hunting for an intern or two with a passion for the legislation and information corporation – maybe on monitor for a career in legislation librarianship.

Brain you, the Archive site is not up to snuff still. I asked the team to just get a thing up, working with our portal platform software program. Portal is our technology for aggregating and curating blogs, with their accompanying metadata.

Being equipped to obtain blogs by matter, creator, jurisdiction and so forth does not do the job when you display screen the blogs in alphabetical purchase, like we are performing now on the Archive website.

I noticed a faceted research the workforce created used to the data this 7 days. It was quite slick. We’ll get that stylized and up on the web site before long. That’ll give bloggers and other interested events the skill to see the depth of the information and facts readily available.

The objective of the Archive is to give lawful experts and the community entry to all credible authorized blogs, worldwide, directly from the Archive website or by way of its syndication partners, which includes law colleges, lawful analysis and AI platforms, bar associations, continuing lawful schooling companies and other people.

Remain tuned.