Pedagogy to Practice: Maximizing Legal Education with Technology

Technology Infrastructure and Support Panel

Videoconferencing in U.S. Law Schools

John E. Christensen, Library Director and Professor of Law

Washburn University School of Law

16 Oct 2004


Suggested Readings to Get Started


John Rhodes, Videoconferencing for the Real World: Implementing Effective Visual Communications Systems (Focal Press, 2001). 239 pp.


Steven Shepard, Videoconferencing Demystified: Making Video Services Work

(McGraw-Hill, 2002). 339 pp.


Survey of Videoconferencing in U.S. Law Schools


Printable Law School Videoconferencing Survey Form (Sep 2004) at


Electronic Version of Survey for Data Submission at


Selected Web Sites


WashLaw Web Video Conferencing (includes links to major vendors)


United States Distance Learning Association


EduComm Conference at InfoComm 2005 (Las Vegas June 8-10, 2005)


time and (World Clock, Time Zone Converter)


World Time Server (By Country or Major Cities)


World Time (Current time around the World and time zone maps)


Contact Info


John E. Christensen (email, phone 785.231.1088)