18th National Legal Research Teach-In

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April 11 - 17, 2010

Compiled and edited by

Laura J. Ax-Fultz and David E. Lehmann

GAMES

Overview

Introduction To Primary And Secondary Sources For 2ls And 3ls: A Matching Game

Kathleen (Katie) Brown
Faculty and Student Services Librarian
St. Thomas University Law Library
16401 NW 37th Avenue
Miami Gardens, Florida 33054
ph: (305) 623-2339
kabrown@stu.edu

HANDOUTS and GUIDES

Overview

Legal Abbreviations


Amy Hale-Janeke, JD MLS
Head of Reference Services
5th Circuit Court of Appeals Library
New Orleans Headquarters
600 Camp Street, Room 106
New Orleans, LA 70130
ph: (504) 310-7755
Amy_Hale-Janeke@ca5.uscourts.gov

 

 

Overview

Introductory Guide to Online International Human Rights Legal Research With an Emphasis on the United Nations

Learning International Human Rights Research (See PowerPoints Below)

Helen Frazer
Associate Director & Head of Public Services
Charles N. & Hilda H. M. Mason Law Library
University of the District of Columbia
David A. Clarke School of Law
4200 Connecticut Ave., NW , Bldg. 39
Washington, DC 20008
202-274-7356
hfrazer@udc.edu

Overview

Fall 2008 Syllabus

Spring 2009 Syllabus

Maureen A. Eggert
Assoc. Director for Research & Instruction
Wake Forest University School of Law
Professional Center Library
336-758-5072; FAX 336-758-6077
weggertma@wfu.edu

RESEARCH EXERCISES

Overview

Legislative History Problems

Legislative History In-class 2010.pdf

Legislative History – in-class Source Table

Secondary Sources Problems

Codes in Class

Advanced Legal Research Class documents - http://library.law.emory.edu/for-law-students/law-657-advanced-legal-research/

Amy M. Flick, J.D., M.L.I.S.
Assistant Law Librarian for Reference and Bibliographic Instruction
Hugh F. MacMillan Law Library
Emory University
1301 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322
404-727-6797
aflick@law.emory.edu

Richelle Reid, J.D.
Library Intern
Hugh F. MacMillan Law Library
Emory University
1301 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322
404-569-7739
rlreid@valdosta.edu

Overview

Janie Memo

Janie Key

Maureen A. Eggert
Assoc. Director for Research & Instruction
Wake Forest University School of Law
Professional Center Library
336-758-5072; FAX 336-758-6077
weggertma@wfu.edu

Overview

Historial Legislativo de Leyes de Puerto Rico

Guía Para Localizar Materiales sobre el Historial Legislativo de las Leyes en Puerto Rico en la Biblioteca de Derecho de la Universidad de Puerto Rico

Carmen M. Meléndez
Acting Head of Reference
University of Puerto Rico Law School Library
PO Box 23310
San Juan, PR 00931-3310
ph:787-999-9690
biblioupr@gmail.com

 

POWERPOINT PRESENTATIONS

Overview

Researching Legal History

Researching Legislative History


Amy M. Flick, J.D., M.L.I.S.
Assistant Law Librarian for Reference and Bibliographic Instruction
Hugh F. MacMillan Law Library
Emory University
1301 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322
404-727-6797
aflick@law.emory.edu

Overview

Learning International Human Rights Research

Introductory Guide to Online International Human Rights Legal Research With an Emphasis on the United Nation

Helen Frazer
Associate Director & Head of Public Services
Charles N. & Hilda H. M. Mason Law Library
University of the District of Columbia
David A. Clarke School of Law
4200 Connecticut Ave., NW , Bldg. 39
Washington, DC 20008
202-274-7356
hfrazer@udc.edu


TUTORIALS

Overview

Researching Cases http://www.bu.edu/lawlibrary/training/fyrw/onel/cases/index.html

Statutes http://www.bu.edu/lawlibrary/training/fyrw/onel/statutes/index.html

Secondary Resources http://www.bu.edu/lawlibrary/training/fyrw/onel/secondary/index.html

The Librarians of the Pappas Law Library
Boston University School of Law
765 Commonwealth Ave
Boston , MA 02215

David Bachman
Senior Legal Information Librarian
617-353-8413
dbachman@bu.edu

Karina Condra
Legal Information Librarian
617-358-5496
kcondra@bu.edu

Stephen Donweber
Senior Legal Information Librarian
617-353-8854
Donweber@bu.edu

Jennifer Duperon
Legal Information Librarian
617-353-8853
jduperon@bu.edu

Raquel M. Ortiz
Associate Director
617-353-8855
rmortiz@bu.edu

Stefanie Weigmann
Head of Reference
617-358-4997
sweig@bu.edu