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Welcome To SCALL - Southern California Association of Law Libraries


The Southern California Association of Law Libraries (SCALL) is a local chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL). SCALL was approved as a chapter in 1953 and has an active membership of over 300 librarians and information professionals from academic, private, state, and county law libraries in the Southern California area. SCALL sponsors an annual institute, has over 20 committees, publishes a chapter newsletter, runs a listserv, and maintains these web pages.


2014 SCALL Institute Early Bird registration deadline extended!

Early bird registration for the 2014 SCALL Institute in Ventura, CA, has been extended to March 30th. If you still haven’t registered, now is the time to do it! For more info, visit the Institute website:         

2014 SCALL Scholarship

The SCALL Scholarship rewards current library school students living in Southern California who hold promise of future involvement in the law library profession. Each scholarship awarded varies in amount; past scholarships have included awards of up to $1,000. Applications and supporting materials must be received by Wednesday, March 19, 2014. Click here to download the scholarship application.

2014 SCALL Institute - Registration now open!

The 2014 SCALL Institute will take place April 11-12, 2014 at the Ventura Beach Marriott. The topic is Privacy: Current Legal Trends.

For more information and to register, visit the Institute website:         

SCALL is pleased to announce the new 2013-2014 Executive Board

President:  Paul Moorman, 2013-2014
Past President:  David Burch, 2013-2014
Vice President:  Kelsey Chrisley, 2013-2014 (new member)
Treasurer:  Jessica Wimer, 2013-2015 (new member)
Secretary:  Cheryl Kelly Fischer, 2012-2014
Board Member:  Karol Howard, 2012-2014
Board Member:  Judy Davis, 2013-2015 (new member)

Locating the Law, 5th edition, revised (2011)

Public Access to Legal Information Committee (PALI) is pleased to announce the publication of the revised fifth edition of Locating the Law: A Handbook for Non-Law Librarians (2011). The entire publication is freely available for download HERE

Jan/Feb 2014 Newsletter now available
Jan/Feb 2014 Newsletter If link does not open, right click and select "save target as" to save the file to your local drive. File size is 9.06MB.

Mailing Address:
Southern California Association of Law Libraries (SCALL)
PMB 334
8391 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Email comments, questions, and suggestions to:  scallweb [at] gmail [dot] com

Check out the Rohan Chapter Service Award and Vendor Service Award winners


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Other California Law Library Associations:
Northern California Association of Law Libraries
San Diego Area Law Libraries

Last Updated: 03/24/2014