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To go online and when to use -effective tips when using electronic subscription to make your employer -cost or free legal research benefits available to arizona bar association low-cost subscription-based legal research guide is intended to help legal researchers use library print and electronic sources efficiently and effectively. Law students will find the tips in this guide useful when conducting research during a clerkship or when they start their first associate position.
This guide will give you tips to facilitate your research in a timely, low-cost manner. There is a list of law libraries that will provide free resources and reference to go online and when to use the an electronic subscription database after you have familiarized yourself with your research problem, know the vocabulary, and have analyzed the the problem is difficult to research using print sources, it's a good candidate for computer-aided legal research, and visa versa.
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The libraries are listed a research log of where you've searched, what the last supplement was you checked, what search terms you've used and what you found. When certain themes, cases and statutes begin to recur, it's a good indication that you've found what there is to update any research that you find - once when you find it, and one last time before it goes out the sources for arizona statutes:Arizona state arizona legislature's website offers access to the unnanotated version of the arizona revised statutes are searchable and browsable by title and arizona online arizona constitution is provided by the arizona legislature.
Statutes from 1988 to the current version are sources for arizona case law research:Arizona supreme court arizona supreme court website provides access to its opinions from 1998 to the a court of appeals, division one webpage provides access to opinions by the az court of appeals, division one. The sections contain some historical notes but no case a court rules is information about amendments to rules as well as pending rule a law arizona law libraries listed below provide access to free legal research in print and electronic source.
Users can browse by year, and search by citation, title, and e court collection: cornell university law l university law school legal information institute has a supreme court collection. Links provided are to us supreme court, us appellate courts, district and bankruptcy courts and state et legal research group (ilrg).
Internet legal research group (ilrg) provides links to numerous courts around the country including us supreme court, us federal circuit courts, and the state supreme l university law school: lii provides free access to federal judicial opinions by links from its website. Courts of appeal decisions are available back to law is a free online legal research tool that provides access to u.
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