Earlier this week LexisNexis UK announced the winners of the Halsbury’s Awards 2011 at the 42nd British & Irish Association of Law Librarians (BIALL) Annual Conference held this month. These awards recognise the committed performance and exceptional service given by legal information professionals, law librarians and legal collections and resources teams. Nominations for the three award categories were received from the law library and legal information professions and the law sector itself.  The adjudication panel was made up of representatives from BIALL and LexisNexis.
 
The winners were:
 
• Best Legal Information Service (Non-Commercial Sector):
The Scottish Government Solicitors Legal Information Centre
 
• Best London Legal Information Service (Commercial Sector):
BLP Library and Information Services
 
• Best Legal Information Service outside London (Commercial Sector):
Ward Hadaway Information Services