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In this guide you will find:

Definitions

  • Recommended dictionaries for looking up terms and phrases, especially those in Latin!

Case Precedence (articles)

  • Law Review journals are an excellent place to start your research because they contain important cases about the topic.Refer to the footnotes to link to cases discussed within the article.

Cases 

  • Full text federal and state case law

  • Use Shepard's Citations to avoid overturned cases which are indicated by a "stop sign symbol." 

Laws

  • Federal statutes (laws) and regulations

  • Use the U.S. Code (provided by Cornell University Law School) to find federal law and state statutes

Citing

  • Examples of references and in text citations 

  • Helpful books and Web sites for references and in text citations 

Ask a Librarian

  • Ask for research help at the Library Services Desk, using chat, email, phone
     
  • Email any one of the librarians for a research appointment tailored to your paper/project

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