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Fundamentals of legal research / by Steven M. Barkan, Voss Bascom Professor of Law, Director of the Law Library, University of Wisconsin Law School ; Barbara A. Bintliff, Joseph C. Hutcheson Professor in Law, Director, Tarlton Law Library and Jamail Center for Legal Research, the University of Texas at Austin School of Law ; Mary Whisner, Reference Librarian, University of Washington School of Law.

By: Barkan, Steven M [author.].
Contributor(s): Bintliff, Barbara, 1953- [author.] | Jacobstein, J. Myron. Fundamentals of legal research | Whisner, Mary [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: University treatise series: Publisher: St Paul : Foundation Press, [2015]Edition: Tenth edition.Description: l, 774 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1609300564; 9781609300562.Subject(s): Legal research -- United States
Contents:
An introduction to legal research -- The legal research process -- Communicating research results through writing -- Court reports and the national reporter system -- Federal court reports -- State court reports -- Digests for court reports -- Constitutional law and the Supreme Court of the United States -- Federal legislation -- Federal legislative histories and legislative materials -- State and municipal legislation -- Court rules and procedures -- Administrative law -- Topical services -- Citators -- Legal encyclopedias -- American Law Reports (A.L.R.) -- Legal periodicals and indexes -- Treatises, restatements, uniform laws, and model acts -- Practice materials and other resources -- Public international law -- Researching the law of the United Kingdom -- Electronic legal research -- Legal citation form -- Native American tribal law -- Federal tax research -- Appendix A. Table of legal abbreviations -- Appendix B. State guides to legal research -- Appendix C. Legal research in territories of the United States -- Appendix D. State reports -- Appendix E. Coverage of the National Reporter System.
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TREATISES, 1 VOLUME Camden Campus
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

An introduction to legal research -- The legal research process -- Communicating research results through writing -- Court reports and the national reporter system -- Federal court reports -- State court reports -- Digests for court reports -- Constitutional law and the Supreme Court of the United States -- Federal legislation -- Federal legislative histories and legislative materials -- State and municipal legislation -- Court rules and procedures -- Administrative law -- Topical services -- Citators -- Legal encyclopedias -- American Law Reports (A.L.R.) -- Legal periodicals and indexes -- Treatises, restatements, uniform laws, and model acts -- Practice materials and other resources -- Public international law -- Researching the law of the United Kingdom -- Electronic legal research -- Legal citation form -- Native American tribal law -- Federal tax research -- Appendix A. Table of legal abbreviations -- Appendix B. State guides to legal research -- Appendix C. Legal research in territories of the United States -- Appendix D. State reports -- Appendix E. Coverage of the National Reporter System.

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