Foundations of Legal Research

Course Catalog Number: 
5386
Course Credits: 
1
Course Type: 
Lecture
Course Priority: 
Core Course - 2nd Year Priority
Standard Courses

Foundations of Legal Research is a one-credit practical skills course that builds on basic research skills learned in the first year Legal Writing program and emphasizes legal research as an integrated part of the practice of law. The course will integrate traditional print resources with online database resources and “free” Internet resources, with emphasis on locating resources efficiently and cost-effectively.