Professor Edward J. Bander, Law Librarian Emeritus, has been awarded the prestigious Edgar Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Law Librarians of New England.

The award will be presented at a dinner hosted at the Social Law Library on Friday, April 20, 2007.

Bander was a Suffolk Law School librarian and professor from 1978 to 1990. He had been an associate librarian and associate professor at New York University from 1960 to 1978.

He is the co-author, with Frank S. Bae, of Searching the Law and edited and compiled Bardell v. Pickwick: The Most Famous Fictional Trial in the English Language, by Charles Dickens.