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Kristy Boyer, Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago Gwen Daniels, Illinois Legal Aid Online. 30 Technology Tips to Enhance Your Everyday Practice. Legal Resources on the Net. 1. Free Sources of Legal Research.

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1 free sources of legal research
1. Free Sources of Legal Research
  • Jureeka! transforms legal citations in web pages into hyperlinks that point to online source material. (Firefox only)
  • Cornell University’s US Code system includes free code updates via RSS
  • Illinois Legal Advocate
  • ABA’s LawLink
2 legal news feeds
2. Legal News Feeds
  • ABA Law Blawgs Directory
  • National Support & Law RSS Feeds
  • Feeds from Illinois Legal Advocate
3 automated forms
3. Automated Forms
  • Advocate forms include:
  • Divorce
  • Simple Will
  • Civil Procedure Forms
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Client forms include:
  • Divorce
  • Orders of Protection
  • Guardianship
  • Fee Waiver
  • Security Deposits
  • Advocate Library
  • Pro Se Library
4 free mcle webcasts
4. Free MCLE Webcasts

Request credit from the

live webcast page on

IllinoisLegalAdvocate.org

5 google news custom news feeds
5. Google News Custom News Feeds

http://news.google.com

6 add rss feeds to outlook
6. Add RSS feeds to Outlook

Outlook 2003: Attensa offers a free plug-in RSS reader

8 four ways to better manage your inbox
8. Four Ways To Better Manage Your Inbox
  • Flag Email that Needs Follow-Up and A Task Will Automatically Be Created
  • Use Categories to Group Emails with Visible Color-coding
  • Use Folders to Organize Information
  • Create filters to keep less important email out of your inbox
  • More tips: Managing Information Overload
10 delicious
10. Delicious

http://delicious.com/

11 evernote
11. EverNote

http://www.evernote.com

12 basecamp
12. BaseCamp

Messages, To-Do Lists, Milestones, Whiteboards, chat

http://www.basecamphq.com

13 central desktop for project management
13. Central Desktop: For Project Management

Files, Discussions, Tasks, Milestones, Calendar, Reports, Forums

http://www.centraldesktop.com

14 google apps for nonprofits
14. Google Apps For NonProfits
  • Free Education Edition for NonProfits
  • Includes:
    • Gmail
    • Google Calendar
    • Google Talk
    • Google Docs (word processing, spreadsheets, presentations)
    • Google Sites (websites/wikis)
    • Google VOIP and Video Chat

Google Apps

15 meeting wizard
15. Meeting Wizard

Send a meeting request to your colleagues….

http://www.meetingwizard.com

16 adobe connectnow
16. Adobe ConnectNow

http://www.acrobat.com

17 legalmeetings
17. LegalMeetings

http://www.lsntap.org/aboutlegalmeetings

18 campfire free chat room
18. Campfire: Free Chat Room

http://www.campfirenow.com/

tools for your phone
Tools for your Phone*

*(and some work without a phone)

19 remember the milk
19. Remember the Milk!

http://www.rememberthemilk.com/

works with
Works with…
  • Any web browser
  • iPhone/iPod touch
  • Blackberry
  • Windows Mobile
  • GMail
  • Google Calendar
  • Twitter
20 gotvoice
20. GotVoice?

http://www.gotvoice.com/

21 jott
21. Jott

http://www.jott.com

22 google mobile
22. Google Mobile
  • Send a text to “Google” (466453 ) for:
    • Flight status
    • Restaurant locations
    • Driving directions
    • Sports scores
    • Translations
    • Weather
    • Web snippets

http://www.google.com/intl/en_us/mobile/default/sms/index.html

23 iphone applications
23. iPhone Applications
  • iPhone integration with Exchange
  • Truilia iPhone Application
24 blackberry applications
24. Blackberry Applications
  • IM+ All-in-One Messenger: AIM, Jabber, MySpace, Yahoo, MSN/Live, ICQ
  • eOffice to edit Microsoft Word and Excel documents
  • AlertMatrix supports filters on when you get notified on your phone
  • More available through Handango.com
25 box
25. Box

http://www.box.net

26 yousendit
26. YouSendIt

http://www.yousendit.com/

28 social networking sites
28. Social Networking Sites
  • Facebook, LinkedIn, MySpace
  • Why they matter:
    • Client use: Could be a problem if your client has damaging information on a social networking site
    • Networking with other professionals
    • Marketing your organization
    • Job Postings
    • Getting Information Out
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MySpace Best Practices

  • Facebook Best Practices
29 youtube s nonprofit channel
29. YouTube’s Nonprofit Channel
  • Videos featured on the nonprofit channel
  • Can be combined with Google Checkout for online donations
  • A YouTube video can be embedded in any web page
  • YouTube Best Practices
pandora
Pandora

http://www.pandora.com/

twitter
Twitter

http://twitter.com/

flickr
Flickr

http://www.flickr.com/

stumbleupon
StumbleUpon

http://www.stumbleupon.com