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Kincaid Brown

Assistant Director
Head of Scholarly Publishing & Electronic Services

S-110E Legal Research
Phone: 734-647-1529
Fax: 734-764-5863
Email: kcb@umich.edu

Kincaid C. Brown is the Assistant Director and Head of Scholarly Publishing & Electronic Services for the University of Michigan Law Library.  He received a B.A. in History from the University of Michigan in 1994.  He attended the University of Michigan Law School, earning a J.D. in 1996.  He received his M.S.I. with a specialization in Library and Information Services from the University of Michigan, School of Information in 1998.  He joined the Law Library staff in 1998.

As Head of the Scholarly Publishing & Electronic Services Unit he is primarily responsible for the Law Library Website, Library Management System, electronic resource management, computer-assisted legal research functions, public computer oversight, electronic services, and other functions in coordination with the Law School IT department. 

Brown is also primarily responsible for the American portion of the collection including federal and state primary, secondary, and electronic legal materials as well as federal depository functions.  He also has oversight of the Law Library Acquisitions & Cataloging Services Unit.

PUBLICATIONS

ACTIVITIES & PRESENTATIONS

  • Vice-Chair, AALL CS-SIS Executive Board, 2014-.
  • Member, AALL Indexing of Periodical Literature Committee, 2013-; Vice-Chair, 2014-.
  • Co-coordinator, American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting, July 2013: "Cool Tools Cafe."
  • Member-at-large, AALL CS-SIS Executive Board, 2012-2014.
  • Chair, AALL CS-SIS Communications Committee, 2012-2013.
  • Coordinator, American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting, July 2012: "Cool Tools Cafe."
  • Presenter, Innovative Users Group Annual Meeting, April 2012: Creating Easy New Books Lists [Poster Session].
  • Co-coordinator & Presenter, American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting, July 2011: "Cool Tools Cafe."
  • Chair, AALL CS-SIS Emerging Technologies Subcommittee, 2011-2013.
  • Michigan State Bar Committee on Libraries, Legal Research & Legal Publications, 2010-; Committee Chair, 2013-.
  • Presenter, American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting, July 2009: "Cool Tools: The Workshop."
  • Presenter, American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting, July 2008: "Cool Tools: Energizing Law Librarianship with Web 2.0."
  • Participated with the Michigan Council of Federal Depository Libraries in the 2003 revision of the Michigan State Plan.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association of Law Libraries
  • Michigan Association of Law Libraries
 

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