The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) announced today that Darcy Kirk, University of Connecticut School of Law's Associate Dean for Library & Technology and Professor of Law, was elected Vice-President/President Elect of our national organization. She will serve in that position from July 2010 - July 2011, and as President from July 2011 - July 2012.
From AALL's website:
The American Association of Law Libraries was founded in 1906 to promote and enhance the value of law libraries to the legal and public communities, to foster the profession of law librarianship, and to provide leadership in the field of legal information.
Today, with over 5,000 members, the Association represents law librarians and related professionals who are affiliated with a wide range of institutions: law firms; law schools; corporate legal departments; courts; and local, state and federal government agencies.