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Law: Starting Points

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These are good sources for basic information about legal terms and issues.

Online Resources

Legal Reference Collection

This collection can be found on the Lower Level, along the wall outside the Learning Center.  It contains older case law volumes for North Carolina and the United States.  Here are a few specific reference books worth noting:

The BlueBook: A Uniform System of Citation
R 340.028 Un5: ON RESERVE at the library's main service desk

Garner's Dictionary of Legal Usage
R 340.03 G18g

Prince's Dictionary of Legal Citations
R 349.730148 P935p

Shepard's North Carolina Citations
R 348.756 Sh4c

West's Analysis of American Law 
R 345.4 Un3d1

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