Telephone: 020 7862 5811
BA (1980); MA (1982)
Law librarianship and legal information delivery; library management systems; Information systems; Internet site evaluation, Website design
Additional Professional Information:
Steven Whittle is the Information Systems Manager at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London. He has more than 27 years experience in the UK Higher Education environment. During that time he has been actively involved in the planning and introduction of automated systems and services, implementing electronic solutions and procedures in the library and administrative and research sections at IALS. He is experienced in working with UK, foreign, and international legal materials, and web-based applications.
He is project manager for the IALS development of the Eagle-i Internet Portal for Law (http://www.ials.sas.ac.uk/eagle-I.htm) having managed IALS participation in the development of the Intute: Law Internet gateway since 1999. He is web editor for the IALS web site (http://ials.sas.ac.uk) and helped to develop a number of national online services for law on the IALS site including FLAG, the Foreign Law Guide and the Flare Index to Treaties and the IALS SKiLLS web database. He has also been the joint System Manager of the University of London Research Library Services Innovative Millennium Library management system. He has written for a number of journals including: Amicus Curiae, Directions in Legal Education (UKCLE Newsletter), GlobaLex, International Journal of Legal Information, JILT Journal of Information Law and Technology, Legal Information Management, and LLRX. He authored the 2009 edition and subsequent updates of the Internet for Law online interactive tutorial for the UK's Virtual Training Suite (http://www.vts.intute.ac.uk/tutorial/law). Email: Steven.Whittle@sas.ac.uk
Latest Publications in SAS-Space for Steven
Whittle, Steven (2012) Amicus Curiae Pro Bono Publico - open access online publication at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. Legal Information Management, 12 (3). pp. 189-197. ISSN 1472-6696 (In Press)
Gee, David and Whittle, Steven (2002) caLIM: current awareness for legal information managers web database. Amicus Curiae, 2002 (44). pp. 21-27.
Whittle, Steven and Harris, Julian (2011) Introducing Amicus Curiae Online. In: Open Access Journal Publishing, 20 October 2011, School of Advanced Study. (Unpublished)
Clinch, Peter and Whittle, Steven (2011) Flare Index to Treaties Extended. Law Library Resource Xchange . (In Press)
Whittle, Steven (2010) Filling the frame – the role of practical metadata in online resources at the IALS. Legal Information Management, 10 (3). pp. 191-204. ISSN 1472-6696
Whittle, Steven (2001) Names have been changed …. extracts from an AALL Conference diary 2001. Legal Information Mangement .
Whittle, Steven (2001) Sense and Searchability: developing the SOSIG Law Gateway. Directions in Legal Education (UKCLE Newsletter) (2). p. 14.
Whittle, Steven and Gee, David (2006) Intute Foreign, Comparative and International Law Workbook. [Guide or Manual]
Whittle, Steven (2002) Update to Researching Law on the Internet with the Resource Discovery Network.
Gee, David and Whittle, Steven (2002) caLIM: Current Awareness for Legal Information Managers Web Database.
Whittle, Steven (2006) Finding not seeking: Law on the UK’s Social Science Information Gateway. [Discussion or Working paper]
Whittle, Steven (2001) Qualitätsprüfung juristischer Inhalte im Internet: Wie man sein Recht mit dem SOSIG-Rechtszugang findet.