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GO 113: Overview of the US Legal System: Secondary Sources


Abbreviations & Quotations

Encyclopedias & Handbooks

  • American Jurisprudence 2d
    An encyclopedia containing over 400 separate titles on a broad range of legal topics.
  • American Law Reports
    In-depth analysis of specific legal issues, together with a complete list of every case – in every jurisdiction – that discusses it.

Law Reviews & Journals

Law reviews are typically published by law school student groups or bar associations. They can provide useful background information on specific legal topics and cases. Click on the  below for a look at how to search law reviews and legal journals in the following databases:

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