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Political Science 418: Legal Research & Writing: Secondary: Reference

Reference Resources (Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, etc.)


Legal Encyclopedias

  • American Jurisprudence 2d (via Nexis Uni)
  • Corpus Juris Secundum (in print: Andersen Library 2nd-floor Law Collection, KF65 .M3)
  • West's Encyclopedia of American Law (in print: Andersen Library 2nd-floor Reference Collection, KF154 .W47 2005)
  • The Philosophy of Law: An Encyclopedia (in print: Andersen Library 2nd-floor Reference Collection, K204 .P49 1999)

Legal Research Manuals

  • Legal Research in a Nutshell (in print: Andersen Library 3rd-floor Main Collection, KF240 .C54 2016)
  • Legal Research in Wisconsin (in print: Andersen Library 2nd-floor Reference Collection, KFW2475 .L44 2008)
  • Many other titles are available; search Research@UWW's Books Media and More (UW Whitewater) for the phrase "legal research")

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