Legal research: how to find & understand the law
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Contributors:
Published:
[Berkeley, California] : Nolo, 2018.
Format:
Book
Edition:
18th edition.
Physical Desc:
356 pages : forms ; 23 cm.
Status:
Description
Legal Research: Take the law into your own hands Do you have legal questions at home, at work, or as part of law-related course work? Legal Research provides everything you need, laying out easy-to-follow research methods that will help you find the right answers. Find out how to: locate and understand statutes, regulations, and cases make sure your research is 100% up to date, and organize your research results into a memorandum of law for use at school, at work, or in court. Completely updated for the 18th edition, Legal Research shows you how to find statutes, cases, background information, and answers to specific legal questions online. Even more important, you'll be guided to the most reliable and user-friendly sites, so you won't drown in an information flood. Lots of examples and easy-to-understand instructions teach you how to master all the basic legal research tools, including: online search engines reliable free legal websites legal encyclopedias, periodicals, and treatises annotated legal codes and statutes published reports of state and federal court cases case digests and Shepard's Citations, and the best legal blogs.
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Basalt Non Fiction
340.072 LEG
On Shelf
SSCL Bud Adult Nonfiction
340 LEG
On Shelf
More Like This
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781413325645, 1413325645

Notes

General Note
"Learn how to research like a lawyer, locate the right legal authority online or in the library, put your results to work in the real world"--Cover.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Bibliography
Includes web resources (pages [339]-342).
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

(2018). Legal research: how to find & understand the law. 18th edition. [Berkeley, California]: Nolo.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

2018. Legal Research: How to Find & Understand the Law. [Berkeley, California]: Nolo.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Legal Research: How to Find & Understand the Law. [Berkeley, California]: Nolo, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Legal Research: How to Find & Understand the Law. 18th edition. [Berkeley, California]: Nolo, 2018. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
df9a5b96-201a-7564-c0b7-930fce219224
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeJul 24, 2019 05:18:54 PM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeJul 24, 2019 05:13:43 PM

MARC Record

LEADER02746cam a2200517Mi 4500
001on1049809673
003OCoLC
00520180913010532.0
008180822s2018    cauk   e b    001 0 eng d
020 |a 9781413325645
020 |a 1413325645
035 |a (OCoLC)1049809673
040 |a ORK|b eng|e rda|c ORK|d RR1|d CGP|d QQ3|d HEV
043 |a n-us---
049 |a HEVA
050 4|a KF242.A1|b E43 2018
08204|a 340.072/073|2 23
24500|a Legal research :|b how to find & understand the law /|c editors of Nolo.
250 |a 18th edition.
264 1|a [Berkeley, California] :|b Nolo,|c 2018.
300 |a 356 pages :|b forms ;|c 23 cm.
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent.
337 |a unmediated|b n|2 rdamedia.
338 |a volume|b nc|2 rdacarrier.
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index.
504 |a Includes web resources (pages [339]-342).
500 |a "Learn how to research like a lawyer, locate the right legal authority online or in the library, put your results to work in the real world"--Cover.
5050 |a Understanding the basics of the law -- Finding legal resources -- Identifying your legal issue -- Finding and using secondary sources -- Finding and using constitutions, statutes, regulations, and ordinances -- Finding cases -- Using case law -- Validating your research -- Organizing and putting your legal research to use.
650 0|a Legal research.|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85075767.
655 7|a Law for laypersons.|2 lcgft|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/genreForms/gf2011026350.
655 4|a Nonfiction.
7102 |a Nolo (Firm)|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2001094523.
907 |a .b57767907|b multi|c -|d 180616|e 190409
998 |a ba|a mp|a mpm|a (4)ss|a (4)ssb|b 180913|c m|d a |e -|f eng|g cau|h 0|i 12
948 |a MARCIVE Q3&4 2018
995 |a Loaded with m2btab.ltiac in 2019.01
99500|a Exported from Connexion by Bud Werner and loaded with m2btab.b in 2018.09
995 |a Loaded with m2btab.click in 2018.06
995 |a Loaded with m2btab.click in 2019.01
989 |a 340.072|r LEG|d banf|b 1440002803261|e 02-19-2019 13:57|f  - - |g -|h 2|i 0|j 70|k 180928|l $49.99|m  |n 03-08-2019 10:49|o -|p 141|q 141|t 1|x 1|1 .i120459231
989 |a 340|r LEG|d ssbnf|b 1240051784511|e  - - |f  - - |g - |h 0|i 0|j 7|k 180913|l $29.99|m  |n  - - |o -|p 0|q 0|t 0|x 0|1 .i120342765
989 |s REF|a 340|r LEG|d ssbrf|b 1240051784503|e  - - |f  - - |g o |h 0|i 0|j 78|k 180913|l $29.99|m  |n  - - |o -|p 0|q 0|t 0|x 0|1 .i120342777
908 |a .o10622421
988 |a .o10622421|c 2|j multi|f b|k a|x 180616|y 180916|z  |3 -|l ssbrf|l ssbnf
908 |a .o16751620
988 |a .o16751620|c 1|j mpmnf|f b|k a|x 190109|y 190129|z  |3 -|l mpmnf