Conference Speaker Profile

Alison Shea

Name: Alison Shea

Professional Title: Reference Librarian/Foreign & International Specialist

Affiliation: Fordham University School of Law

Country: United States

Title of Presentation(s):

  • Access To Information For Justice Education

Short Bio: Alison has been a librarian at Fordham Law since 2007 and her particular interest is in foreign, international, and comparative research. As an Adjunct Professor of Law, she teaches both basic and advanced legal research courses on a variety of topics, including US legal research for LLMs and foreign and international research. Alison has authored a number of articles for a variety of publications, and was a co-editor of Sources of State Practice in International Law (2014). She is an active member of the American Association of Law Libraries, the British and Irish Association of Law Librarians, and the International Association of Law Libraries, and has previously presented at conferences and workshops on topics related to legal research.

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