Legal Research

Legal Research

How to Find & Understand the Law

Book - 2007
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Nolo Press
A complete, plain-English guide to the basic tools of legal research, online and off.

Baker & Taylor
Provides guidance for using legal reference materials, and includes review questions and practice exercies.

McFarland Publishing
Excellent for anyone searching for information in a real or virtual law library (including paralegals, law students, legal assistants and journalists), Legal Research outlines a systematic method to find answers and get results. In plain, readable English, Attorneys Elias and Levinkind explain, with plenty of examples and instructions, how to: • read and understand statues, regulations and cases • evaluate cases for their value as precedent • use all the basic tools of legal research • practice what you've learned with "hands-on, feet-in" library exercises, as well as hypothetical research problems and solutions This easy-to-use and understand book, now in its 14th edition, has been adopted as a text in many law schools and paralegal programs.

Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Nolo, 2007.
Edition: 14th ed.
ISBN: 9781413306934
Characteristics: 322 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Additional Contributors: Stim, Richard
Levinkind, Susan 1942-


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