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2011 Legal Technology Survey Report, Volumes 1-6
By the ABA Legal Technology Resource Center
For more than a decade, the LTRC has conducted an annual survey of how technology is used in law firms. For 2011: "Technology Basics, Law Office Technology, Litigation and Courtroom Technology, Web and Communication Technology, Online Research and Mobile Lawyers." (ABA LTRC, 2011)

The 2012 Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy Sharon D. Nelson, John W. Simek and Michael C. Maschke
Sharon D. Nelson and John W. Simek are the LP Hot Buttons columnists. This book is the antidote for technology overload so you can get just what you need to run your practice.(ABA LPM, 2012, 292 pages)

Find Info Like a Pro, Volume 1: Mining the Internet's Publicly Available Resources for Investigative Research
By Carole A. Levitt and Mark E. Rosch
Helpful tips from the pros at conducting investigative and background research on the Internet using publicly available resources.  (ABA LPM, 2010, 408 pages with CD-ROM)

Find Info Like a Pro, Volume 2: Mining the Internet's Public Records for Investigative Research
By Carole A. Levitt and Mark E. Rosch
Helpful tips for conducting investigative research on the Internet for public records that are filed and stored by government agencies.(ABA LPM, 2011, 280 pages with CD-ROM)

Google for Lawyers: Essential Search Tips and Productivity Tools
By Carole A. Levitt and Mark E. Rosch
Helpful tips for using Google more effectively for your research and productivity needs. (ABA LPM, 2010, 544 pages)

iPad in One Hour for Lawyers
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy Tom Mighell, an author in this month's LP magazine.
The iPad is such a great device—time to see how lawyers can get the most apps, tips and tricks to really use it. (ABA LPM, 2011, 106 pages; 73 pages e-Book version) 

The Lawyer's Guide to LexisNexis CaseMap
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy Daniel J. Siegel
A how-to guide for using CaseMap to get a powerful hold on your case and build your winning strategy in court. (ABA LPM, 2010, 250 pages)                     

The Lawyer's Guide to Microsoft Outlook 2010
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy Ben M. Schorr, an author in this month's LP magazine.
Here is a must-read guide for busy lawyers who use Outlook every day, but still underutilize this powerful productivity tool (ABA LPM, 2012, 240 pages)

The Lawyer's Guide to Microsoft Word 2010
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy Ben M. Schorr
The quintessential guide to making Word 2010 become the helpful tool you need for your everyday practice.(ABA LPM, 2011, 268 pages)

Microsoft OneNote in One Hour for Lawyers
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy Ben M. Schorr
This is the guide to unleashing the power of OneNote to gather, organize, access and share text, pictures, digital handwriting, audio and video recordings and more in your digital notebook on PC, phone or Web.(ABA LPM, 2012, 100 pages)

The Lawyer's Guide to Working Smarter with Knowledge Tools
By Marc Lauritsen
This book clearly explains how to harness technology such as practice systems, document assembly, interactive checklists, and work product retrieval so you can work more effectively. (ABA LPM, 2010, 244 pages)

Virtual Law Practice: How to Deliver Legal Services Online
By Stephanie L. Kimbro
Take your law practice beyond the bricks and mortar to deliver legal services online to your clients, whether you are practicing solely on the Web or offering expanded access to your physical law office. (ABA LPM, 2010, 240 pages)

Websites

ABA Legal, Technology Resource Center
A helpful place to bookmark! Articles, product comparison chart, technology tools, teachers, help, research, mini-lessons and news of discounts available to ABA members.

CNET Tech Reviews
A helpful place for getting informed before you buy.

The Digital Edge: Lawyers and Technology
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy Jim A. Calloway and Sharon D. Nelson, LP Hot Buttons columnist.
Monthly ABA LPM podcast. "Digital Edge" is now available on iTunes!

Engadget.com
All news of technology innovations and the gadgets we hope will stick around.

Gizmodo.com
The Gadget Guide for technology news, gizmos and gadgets. 

LegalTalkNetwork.com
A selection of over 700 podcasts from 18 of the most popular legal topic podcasts.

LTN Law Technology News
An easy way to get information about technology and product review delivered to your email inbox.

TechNewsWorld Security
Well-organized up-to-date news about security issues for busy readers.

Technology News
Law technology news to keep you tweeting to your followers.

TechnologyReview.com
Published by MIT. Covering news of emerging technology and advances that are shaping our world. Sign up for a variety of their daily and weekly newsletters.

Blogs

ABA Site-tation
The legal technology blog of the ABA Legal Technology Resource Center is a blog you should follow for timely technology tips.

Acrolaw Blog, Acrobat for Legal Professionals
By blogger Rick Borstein
Acrobat tips and training for legal professionals.  

Compujurist.com
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy blogger Nerino J. Petro, Jr., the LP Product Watch columnist.
A helpful, practical blog with lots of technology tips.

IPad4Lawyers
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy blogger Tom Mighell, an author in this month's LP magazine.
A great place to learn about iPad apps, tips and tricks for lawyers. 

IPhone J.D.
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy blogger Jeff Richardson
Popular blog to pick up tips about apps for the iPhone and iPad.  

The Mac Lawyer: Using Macs in the Practice of Law
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy blogger Ben Stevens, a co-author in this month's LP magazine.
A great blog for lawyers running their iPractice. 

Ride the Lightening
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerThe electronic evidence and Information security blog
by Sharon D. Nelson, LP Hot Buttons columnist.
"Ride the Lightening" has been selected by the Library of Congress as part of their historic collection of Legal Blogs, and named one of the ABA Blog 100 for the second year in a row.

Robert Ambrogi's LawSites
ABA TECHSHOW 2012 SpeakerBy blogger Robert Ambrogi
This blog consistently delivers on its promise to track new and intriguing websites for the legal profession.

VirtualLawPractice.org
By blogger Stephanie L. Kimbro
A helpful blog if you have launched your virtual law practice or are interested in the growing topic of practice in the cloud. 

ZDNet Hardware 2.0
By blogger Adrian Kingsley-Hughes
See which latest technology innovations make the grade; get information without the marketing hype.

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