Susan Nevelow Mart is the Director of the Law Library at the University of Colorado Law School in Boulder. Her scholarly and teaching interests center on access to legal information, both as a matter of policy and as a matter of human/computer interaction. She has written and presented nationally and locally on legal information policy, national security and libraries, access to information, the Freedom of Information Act, the role of humans and technology in legal research platforms, and legal research pedagogy.
Before joining Colorado Law, Professor Mart served as the Faculty Services Librarian and adjunct professor of law at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. Prior to her work at Hastings, Professor Mart practiced law for seventeen years. Her law practice focused on complex real estate transactions, construction litigation, and partnership and corporate dissolution.
Professor Mart holds an M.L.I.S. from San Jose State University, a J.D. from Berkeley Law School at the University of California at Berkeley, and a B.A. from the University of California at Santa Cruz.
Algorithms are used everyday to make or assist those making decision or conducting research. If the data or process involves bias, that bias is reflected in the outcome even if building in the bias was not the intent of the designers. How does this play out in the practice of law and in the conduct […]