Advisory Board

Lesley Dingle - Foreign & International Law Librarian

Lesley Dingle is the Foreign & International Law Librarian at the Squire Law Library University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. She has been working in this role since 1997. She is responsible inter alia for electronic resource management of FCIL materials. She also teaches courses to undergraduate and postgraduates in the Law Faculty on sourcing electronic and print content. This is an integral part of the Faculty teaching curriculum. In 2005 Lesley founded the Eminent Scholars Archive, a unique online resource which documents the careers and works of legal scholars with strong associations to Cambridge University. It includes oral history and other archival material related to individual scholars. Extra mural activities have included various consultancies, as well as chair and membership of several panels, including publishing companies. She is a Senior Member of Wolfson College.


Alison Shea - Reference Librarian/Foreign & International Specialist

Alison Shea is Reference Librarian/Foreign & International Specialist at Fordham University School of Law, United States. She received a BA from Boston University, and a JD and MSLS from The Catholic University of America. Her particular interest is in foreign, international, and comparative law, and teaches a number of sections of both basic and advanced legal research courses on a variety of topics, including US legal research for LLMs and foreign and international research. Alison has authored a number of articles for a variety of publications, and was a co-editor of Sources of State Practice in International Law (2014). She is an active member of the American Association of Law Libraries, the British and Irish Association of Law Librarians, and the International Association of Law Libraries.