Federal Legal Research available in Paperback
This book complements the state-focused Legal Research Series. Federal Legal Research offers concise explanations of primary authorities in the federal system, along with chapters on secondary sources, updating, legislative history, and legal ethics and court rules. The book covers current platforms in Westlaw, Lexis, and Bloomberg; free online sources; and print sources. Federal Legal Research takes a process-oriented approach to research. Its in-depth discussions of strategies and techniques for conducting American legal research make it effective in classes that integrate research, writing, and analysis as well as in courses with a bibliographic approach.
|Publisher:||Carolina Academic Press|
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Mary Garvey Algero is the Warren E. Mouledoux Distinguished Professor of Law, Director of the Loyola Legal Research and Writing Program, and Co-Director of the Westerfield Fellows Program at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. Spencer Simons is Director of the O'Quinn Law Library and Associate Professor of Law at the University of Houston Law Center. Suzanne Rowe is the James L. and Ilene R. Hershner Professor and Director of Legal Research and Writing at the University of Oregon School of Law. Scott Childs is Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Library & Technology Services at the University of Tennessee College of Law. Sarah Ricks is a Clinical Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Pro Bono Research Project at Rutgers School of Law-Camden.