23, 2003 to November 4, 2003
Introduction to Legal Research Course
At the Boston College Law School
885 Centre Street, Newton Centre, MA
Seven weeks of hands-on instruction in the basic skills
and materials of legal research, taught by experienced law librarians
from the membership of LLNE (Law Librarians of New England).
Topics covered include:
is Law? - What is Legal Research?
Shepard's and other Citators
Importance of Cases, Court Structure, and Court Reporting
Reporter System and West Digests
& Legislative History
Administrative Law & Loose-leaf Services
On-line Services - LEXIS and WESTLAW
- How to approach a problem
Hands-on Research Exercises
deadline: September 19, 2003
your place, or to receive more information, contact
Chris Swan at (603) 271-3777.