Researching the law : finding what you need when you need it

Sloan, Amy E., 1964- author
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  • Creator Amy E. Sloan, Professor of Law, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, University of Baltimore School of Law
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2014.
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • xv, 142 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • ISBNs 1454842512, 9781454842514
  • OCLC ocn863044332

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-133) and index.

Contents

  • Introduction to legal research -- The American legal system -- Defining a research question -- Pre-search filtering -- Research tools and search techniques -- Working with search results -- Keeping track of what you find -- Legal and non-legal secondary sources -- Cases -- Citators and other updating tools -- Statutes and court rules -- Federal legislative history and administrative regulations