Paul M. Birch
Computer Services Librarian
Courses Taught Legal Research
Profile

Paul Birch is the Computer Services Librarian, and focuses on academic technology support and web development. He also teaches legal research and provides assistance at the law library reference desk. Mr. Birch has spoken on technology issues affecting law schools and law libraries at the 2010 Law School Electronic Services Conference, at several Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction Conferences for Law School Computing, and at an annual meeting of the American Association of Law Libraries. He also administers email forums for the Southeastern Chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries, and published a guide to compliance resources with respect to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 in Virginia Lawyer Magazine.

Bar Admissions
Wisconsin (inactive)
Professional Experience
Computer Services Librarian (1991-present)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Va.
Associate Director for Public Services (1989-91)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Va.
Public Services Librarian (1985-89)
Ohio Northern University School of Law, Ada, Oh.
Reference Librarian (1983-85)
University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Al.
Library/Faculty Services Liason (1976-79)
University of Wisconsin School of Law, Madison, Wi.
Publications
Articles
Pointing out the Power of Prezi, Part I: Why Consider Prezi, 23 Trends in Law Libr. Mgmt. & Tech. 23 (2013). [HEIN]
Pointing out the Power of Prezi, Part II: Learning to Use Prezi, 23 Trends in Law Libr. Mgmt. & Tech. 29 (2013). [HEIN]

HIPAA Compliance Resources, Virginia Lawyer, December 2011 at 54.


Education
J.D., University of Wisconsin 1982
M.A., University of Wisconsin 1982
B.A., University of Wisconsin 1976
Contact Information
(804) 289-8222
(804) 287-6558 (Fax)
Areas of Expertise
Legal Research
Law and Technology