Basic Legal Research Workbook (Aspen Coursebook) (Paperback)

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With a balance of online and traditional print sources, the Fifth Edition of BASIC LEGAL RESEARCH WORKBOOK encourages independent, experiential learning. Proven effective in the classroom, the authors' carefully developed problems gradually progress from introductory to more complex. Whether accompanying Amy Sloan's BASIC LEGAL RESEARCH: TOOLS
AND STRATEGIES, or any other legal research text, these exercises provide hands-on practice throughout the course that will serve students well in their careers as lawyers.

Hallmarks of Basic Legal Research Workbook:

  • Coverage that mirrors the research sources studied in first-year Legal Research courses, including both online and print sources
  • A logical and intuitive organization - Research exercises presented at graduated levels of difficulty, from guided research to open research requiring more advanced research skills
  • Online research exercises with progressively more complex questions to instruct students on the latest interface features of commonly-used databases
  • Print assignments that can work in multiple jurisdictions, reducing the demand on single library sources
  • Companion website:

Building on its strengths, the timely Fifth Edition includes:

  • Flexible exercises that can be completed online or in print - Updated problem sets
  • Inclusion of Student Learning Outcomes that support formative and summative student assessment
  • Updated exercises that reflect the latest versions of Westlaw and Lexis
  • Questions that introduce students to Bloomberg Law and the latest government websites (e.g.,

Product Details
ISBN: 9781454881407
ISBN-10: 1454881402
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
Publication Date: July 18th, 2016
Pages: 240
Language: English
Series: Aspen Coursebook