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Author Elias, Stephen.
Title Legal research : how to find & understand the law / Stephen Elias ; and the editors of Nolo.
Published [Berkeley, Calif.] : Nolo, 2012.
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 Floor3  KF240 .E45 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 16th ed.
Description 378 p. ; 23 cm.
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Includes web resources.
Contents Understanding the basics of the law -- Finding legal resources -- Identifying your legal issue -- Finding and using secondary sources -- Finding and using constitutions, statutes, regulations, and ordinances -- Finding cases -- Using case law -- Validating your research -- Organizing and putting your legal research to use -- Research hypothetical and memorandum.
Summary "Locate key laws and cases online or in a law library, hone your legal research skills, draft legal memoranda"--Cover.
Subject Legal research -- United States -- Popular works.
Genre Law for laypersons.
Related Names Nolo (Firm)
ISBN 1413316182
OCLC number 775415904