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Basic legal research

Amy E. Sloan

Basic legal research

tools and strategies

by Amy E. Sloan

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Published by Wolters Kluwer Law & Business/Aspen Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legal research

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmy E. Sloan
    SeriesAspen coursebook series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF240 .S585 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25299809M
    ISBN 109781454808473
    LC Control Number2012015980

      With a balance of online and traditional print sources, the Fifth Edition of BASIC LEGAL RESEARCH WORKBOOK encourages independent, experiential learning. Proven effective in the classroom, the authors’ carefully developed problems gradually progress from introductory to more : Treatises--books on legal topics--are a good place to begin your research or find an answer to a question, and will help you save time by providing explanation, analysis, and tips on the most relevant primary ses range from single volume overviews to extensively detailed multi-volume : AJ Blechner.

    Welcome to Legal Research and Writing! Designed for 1Ls, the course surveys the basic concepts of legal research and writing. Authored by Michelle Dewey, Heather Simmons, and Sara Benson, law librarians from the University of Illinois College of Law, this course’s nine chapters consist of 35 videos, multiple-choice questions, and 9 practical exercises. NALS Basic Manual for the Lawyer's Assistant, 15th is the required text for the NALS Legal Training Course and reference for the PLS and Professional Paralegal exams. A Student Study Guide () and an In structor's Manual () are not available for general sale, but are available to course instructors.

      Although the Legal Research and Writing Handbook is geared for paralegals, it is a valuable guide for attorneys as well. The authors guide readers through each step necessary to use a research tool. In addition, readers learn how to integrate various research methods to perform comprehensive searches of legal by: 2. Business Research Methods 12th edition by Coope and Schindler Test Bank 1 chapters — updated PM — 0 people liked it The following shelves are listed as duplicates of this shelf: research-methodology.


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Form books, and online forms available through subscription services and elsewhere, provide sample documents for use in many areas of law.

While useful to the practitioner, they are not intended to be used without : Sharon Nelson. Introduction to Basic Legal Citation (online ed. ) By Peter W. Martin. This Basic legal research book first appeared in It was most recently revised in October of to update the links to state rules and several other external resources.

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Sloan is known for its clear, step-by-step instruction in the basics. Using a building-block approach, the textbook breaks material into discrete, readily comprehensible parts.

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Whether used with Amy Sloan's Basic Legal Research text or another book, it gives students the opportunity to develop and refine their skills through hands-on practice. Basic legal research. New York: Glencoe, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Edward A Nolfi.

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I am first year law student and this book is my go-to for any question I have about the research process. This book was recommended for my course, but not required. So many law students only buy the required books/5(5). Workbook 23–26 (5th ed., West ); Amy E. Sloan, Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies 9–12 (3d ed., Aspen Publishers ); see also Brill, supra n.

1, at 21 (noting that teaching research as a process better demonstrates the “connections between the use. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

Step #1: Legal Research Process 7 Secondary Sources: Sources of information that describe or interpret the law, such as legal treatises, law review articles, and other scholarly legal writings, cited by lawyers to persuade a court to reach a particular decision in a case, but which the court is not obligated to Size: KB.

This best-selling coursebook on legal research is known for its clear, step-by-step instruction in the basics. Using a building-block approach, Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies, Sixth Edition breaks material into discrete, readily comprehensible parts.

Self-contained chapters on sources make the book flexible for any type of legal research course. Legal dictionaries are useful because the legal definition of a term will often differ from the non-legal definition of a term. During the research process, look up terms you encounter to verify that your interpretation of the word is correct.

The Law Library has Author: Sharon Nelson. Book. As has been true of all editions released sinceit is also indexed to the The Bluebook and the ALWD Guide to Legal Citation.

Importantly, however, it documents the many respects in which contemporary legal writing, very often following guidelines set out in court rules or style guides, diverges from the citation formats specifiedFile Size: 2MB.

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