Legal Reseach Tutorial

Legal Research Tutorial

Using this tutorial, you will learn the basics of legal research and analysis with particular reference to the law school setting.

  a) The Research Process
  b) Legal Citation

Secondary Sources:
  a) Law Books
  b) Law Journals
  c) Encyclopedias
  d) Reference Tools

Primary Sources:
  a) Case Law
  b) Legislation

Special Topics:
  a) International research
  b) American research
  c) British research
  d) Mooting Resources

Legal Writing:
  a) Effective Legal Writing
  b) Case Comments
  c) Research Memos
  d) Research papers/Theses
  e) Factums
  f) Forms and Precedents
  g) Briefing a Case
  h) Common Citation Errors
   i) Legal Writing Guides