Introduction to Legal Research

Course Description

This course introduces students to the process and strategies involved in legal research. Multiple formats, including Lexis, Westlaw, print, and Internet sources will be covered. Students will develop an understanding of the sources of legal information and judgment in selecting appropriate sources and formats for specific projects.

Current and Previous Instructors

Key to Codes in Course Descriptions

P: Prerequisite
C: Prerequisite or Concurrent Requirement
R: Recommended Prior or Concurrent Course

Currently Scheduled Sections

CRN: 98688

  • Fall '24
  • 1
  • 108
  • Tues: 9:50-11:50
    first half of semester only

    Day

  • TBA TBA

  • 32 openings. (Limit 32). LD1 only
  • 550a

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 21st Edition

    ISBN: 9780578666150


CRN: 98693

  • Fall '24
  • 1
  • 4403
  • Tues: 9:50-11:50
    first half of semester only

    Day

  • TBA TBA

  • 32 openings. (Limit 32). LD1 only
  • 550a

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 21st Edition

    ISBN: 9780578666150


CRN: 98694

  • Fall '24
  • 1
  • 4403
  • Wed: 2:10-4:10
    first half of semester only

    Day

  • TBA TBA

  • 32 openings. (Limit 32). LD1 only
  • 550a

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 21th Edition

    ISBN: 9780578666150


CRN: 98689

  • Fall '24
  • 1
  • 202
  • Wed: 2:10-4:10
    first half of semester only

    Day

  • TBA TBA

  • 32 openings. (Limit 32). LD1 only
  • 550a

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 21st Edition

    ISBN: 9780578666150


CRN: 98692

  • Fall '24
  • 1
  • 4403
  • Wed: 9:50-11:50
    first half of semester only

    Day

  • TBA TBA

  • 32 openings. (Limit 32). LD1 only
  • 550a

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 21st Edition

    ISBN: 9780578666150


CRN: 98793

  • Fall '24
  • 1
  • 108
  • Wed: 9:50-11:50
    first half of semester only

    Day

  • TBA TBA

  • 32 openings. (Limit 32). LD1 only
  • 550a

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 21st Edition

    ISBN: 9780578666150


CRN: 98695

  • Fall '24
  • 1
  • 108
  • Mon, Tues: 8:40-9:35
    first half of semester only

    Evening

  • TBA TBA

  • 30 openings. (Limit 30). First Year Evening
  • 550e

  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 21st Edition

    ISBN: 9780578666150