Google for lawyers : essential search tips and productivity tools

Levitt, Carole A
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  • Creator Carole A. Levitt and Mark E. Rosch
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Chicago, Ill. : Law Practice Management Section, American Bar Association, [2010] ©2010
  • Physical Details
    • xxiv, 514 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • ISBNs 9781604428223, 1604428228
  • OCLC ocn608036481


  • Includes index.


  • Why use the internet to locate information -- Introduction to Google -- Basic (and not so basic) Google search strategies: all you need to know to become a good internet researcher -- Advanced Google search strategies: all you need to know to become a great internet researcher -- You've got your search results, now what?: understanding and manipulating the displayed search results -- Google news -- Google groups: retrieving information from over 1 billion publicly archived e-mail messages -- Google image search: locating photos of individuals, products, and more -- Google blog search -- Google finance: monitor current financial news on public companies and market trends for due diligence and a competitive intelligence advantage -- Google glossary -- Google translate -- Google books: quickly locate useful books, magazines, and legal treatises, statutes, opinions, and legislative histories -- Google maps -- Location-based Google search via your non-web-enabled telephone (GOOG-411) -- Free knowledge-management tools from Google: desktop search -- Google scholar: locate information from academic sources and retrieve free case law -- Google apps: free collaboration tools to help solos and small firms compete with big-firm technology budgets -- Google voice --- Google search shortcuts -- Google SMS (short message service): retrieve information via text messaging -- Google earth: now you can fly under the surface of oceans -- Google's Uncle Sam search: a specialized search for federal government-related resources -- Google analytics: free traffic statistics for your web site (you do have a web site, don't you?) -- Advertising services from Google - Google's web browser: Chrome -- Google knol: experts sharing thier knowledge, one unit at a time