The book describes how to use a law library to: find, cite and track cases; uncover statutes passed by the state legislatures; examine the legislative history of these statutes and administrative rules and regulations; and discover decisions promulgated by state agencies.
Legal Research in a Nutshell
by Morris L. Cohen; Kent Olson
Call Number: Shapiro KF240 .C54 2010
Publication Date: 2010-05-28
This is a print book on finding and using legal resources effectively. This comprehensive but succinct guide covers major Internet resources as well as online databases and print materials, with almost a hundred illustrations of print and online sources.
Law Library Collection
The Graduate Library collects works about law and how it relates to society. The collection contains the major sources of law for the U.S. and the state of Michigan. Researchers doing in-depth legal research may need to visit the Law Library.