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THE LAW LIBRARIANS OF NEW ENGLAND

PRESENT

INTRODUCTION TO LEGAL RESEARCH PROGRAM

Coordinators: Christine Swan, Esq., New Hampshire Law Library

Mary Ann Neary, Esq., Massachusetts Senate Clerk's Office

 

This 7-week program features professional instructors and focuses on the basic concepts and skills required for legal research. Each class includes hands-on experience with manual and electronic sources.

Topics covered: Basic legal research concepts; Case finding; Statutory research; Administrative law; Secondary materials; Westlaw and Lexis/Nexis; Research strategy.

Course schedule:

Saturday mornings, 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon
Beginning on March 4th and concluding on April 15th, 2000

Location:

Boston College Law Library - Room 253
885 Centre Street
Newton Centre, MA

For directions to the campus, check:

www.bc.edu/bc_org/avp/law/lawlib/llne/directns.html

Registration:

Course registration fee is $125.00, payable in advance. Registration is accepted for the series only; no registration provision for individual classes in the series. Checks should be made payable to: Law Librarians of New England.

Mail to: Christine Swan, New Hampshire Law Library, Supreme Court Building, One Noble Drive, Concord, NH 03301-6160

Class size is limited; registrations will be processed in order of receipt.

Registration form follows.

We regret that we cannot accept electronic registrations at this time.

Questions? Call:

    Christine Swan- Tel. (603) 271-3777  or
    Mary Ann Neary- Tel (617) 722-1276

Course Syllabus:

A detailed course syllabus is available on the LLNE web site.


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Last updated: 4/24/00
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