Website corresponding to the book:

Legal Research Methods in a Modern World: A Coursebook

Methods in the U.S. - A Common Law Method

Chapter 5

Section 5.1.
Section 5.1.3.
Section 5.2.1.
Section 5.2.4.1.
Section 5.2.5.
Section 5.6.
Section 5.10.



Library of Congress Classification system

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Section 5.1.

An extra, free resource from the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) is "How to Research a Legal Problem: A Guide for Non-Lawyers". This guide is intended to help a person with a legal problem find legal rules that can resolve or prevent conflict. It is most useful to work through the steps and sources in the order given (from www.aallnet.org/products/HowToResearchLegalProblem.pdf).

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Section 5.1.3.

Owen Kerr's "How to Read a Judicial Opinion: Guide for New Law Students"

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Section 5.2.1.

Regarding footnote 38 page 90 - The last published edition is the Second as of 1986. Recommended Law Books (2. Ed.) (Ed. James A. McDermott) (Illiniois, Chicago: Committee on Business Law Libraries, Section of Corporation, Banking and Business Law, American Bar Association, 1986 – ISBN 978-0897072397 - Law Call Number KF1 .R426 1986).
This is a link to an (Stanford Crown Law Library) updated version of Recommended Law Books.
See also Treatises by Subject

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Section 5.2.4.1.

Regarding footnote 67 at page 116 - Authentication and Preservation of State electronic Legal Material Act (May 2010 Interim Draft).. See further at NCCUSL's website.

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Section 5.2.5.

Regarding footnote 78 at page 133 - Westlaw Plan 1 Pricing Guide (March 2006). See also, Westlaw Plan Pricing Guide(April 2009) and WestlawNext Plan Pricing Guide(2010).

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Section 5.6.

Shepard's Citations Service.

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Section 5.10.

Section 5.10.1. - Books

Publication dealing with Private International Law (choice of law / conflicts of Law) - a part of national law: "International law in the United States" in Index of Restatement of the Law (Third): Foreign Relations Law of the United States (American Law Institute, 1987)

Globalization and the U.S. Law School: Comparative and Cultural Perspectives 1906-2006 (Eds.: Stephen C. Hicks & Kjell A. Modeer)(Skrifter utgivna vid Juridiska fakulteten i Lund; 169)(Sweden: Lund: Juristforlaget, 2009 - ISBN 978-9154401116)

Carolina Academic Press Legal Research Series (Durham, North Carolina):

Section 5.10.2. - Articles


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