Arizona Legal Research and FastCase Workshops:April 24, 26 and 27, 2012

by Michelle Vallance 19. April 2012 15:40


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Working/interning in Arizona this summer? Want to know more about legal resources in Arizona? Check out the library’s workshops on Arizona Legal Research. Learn about print, online, fee and free resources for Arizona cases, laws, practice materials, public records, legislative materials and more!!

**Snacks will be provided!**



·     Tuesday, April 24, 2012 – 12:00-12:50pm – 13th floor computer lab


Arizona Legal Research

·     Thursday, April 26, 2012 – 5:00-5:50pm – 13th floor computer lab

·     Friday, April 27, 2012 – 12:00-12:50pm – 13th floor computer lab


Library Workshops for the Week of April 16-20, 2012

by Michelle Vallance 13. April 2012 12:40

Are you working or interning this summer and looking for some free alternatives to Lexis & Westlaw? Are you having trouble navigating the Bluebook and creating proper legal citations for your AWR or other scholarly paper?

Well look no further because this week the Law Library is offering three different workshops to help you with your legal research.


 **Snacks will be provided!**

Beyond Westlaw & Lexis - Learn about the unique array of research databases PSL subscribes to and how to search them effectively to enhance your research. This workshop will also touch on some of the key free resources for legal information.

  • Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - 13th floor computer lab

 Bluebook Q&A - This session is run by you. Come to us with any questions you have about Bluebooking and we'll do our best to help you find the answer.

  • Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - 13th floor computer lab

 FastCase – Discover an affordable alternative to Westlaw and Lexis that firms use to conduct research. FastCase provides access to a variety of legal resources including cases, statutes, and secondary sources.**Access is free for all members of the State Bar of Arizona.**

·   Thursday, April 19, 2012 – 7:40-8:30pm – 13th floor computer lab



BNA Table Day Monday 12/5 & Tuesday 12/6

by Sarah Prosory 2. December 2011 16:47

Learn How our School’s BNA Resources Can Help You
• Find Paper Topics.
• Find Topics for Law Review or Journals.
• Monitor legal trends and topics.
• Prepare for class discussion.
• Research the status and impact of specific cases and legislation.
• Prepare for interviews.

Stop by the BNA table to learn about BNA resources currently available to our school. Sign up for an email update from one of our BNA’s current reports to receive a free water bottle and get a chance to win an iPad™!

Monday December 5th 10am-1pm 4041 Building D

Tuesday December 6th 10am-1pm ONC 18th Floor

Legal E-Books: Oxford Scholarship Online

by Sarah Prosory 14. October 2011 16:17

Looking for legal e-books to read without a time limitation?

Want to find topical books on Constitutional & Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Human Rights Law, Public International law, and other legal topics?

Check out Oxford Scholarship Online!* The Law Library has full-text access to the Law collection, and abstract access to the other collections from several university presses.

*If you're off campus, you will need to log-in with your name and library barcode.



For quick access, use your QR code reader on your smartphone to scan the code:

Arizona Memory Project

by Lynn 24. August 2011 11:13


A service of Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records

Looking for free access to information about Arizona, both past and present?  The Arizona Memory Project (AMP) is a great place to start.  AMP, sponsored by the Arizona State Library, Archives, and Public Records, has partnered with the Arizona State Law and Research Library, along with other state/local government agencies in Arizona to provide a database of primary resources and government documents.

For a Collection Directory or to simply Browse the collection, click on the links on the green toolbar at the top of the page.

Here are a few AMP collections which may be of interest:

 AZ Appellate Court Briefs from Ross-Blakely Law Library

 AZ Attorney General Opinions

Arizona Executive Orders

Arizona State Agency Publications

Arizona State Archives – State, Local, and County Government Records

 Arizona-Related Federal Publications

 Cochise County Clerk of Superior Court - Bisbee Deportation Documents

 Cochise County Territorial Court Documents

 Cochise County Territorial Tax Roll Index

 Legal and Court-Related History of Cochise County


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