Basic legal research : tools and strategies /

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Author / Creator:Sloan, Amy E., 1964- author.
Edition:Eighth edition.
Imprint:New York : Wolters Kluwer, [2021]
Description:xxiii, 294 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Series:Aspen coursebook series
Aspen coursebook series.
Subject:Legal research -- United States.
Legal research.
United States.
Format: Print Book
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-277) and index.
Summary:"Best-selling, concise, accessible textbook for first-year law students in a legal research course, with a classic, source-based approach"--
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to legal research
  • Understanding search options
  • Generating, prioritizing, and using search terms
  • Secondary source research
  • Case research
  • Research with citators
  • Statutory research
  • Federal legislative history research
  • Federal administrative law research
  • Online legal research
  • Developing a research plan.