Basic Legal Research Workbook (5th Edition) (Aspen Coursebook)

November 1, 2020
Basic Legal Research Workbook (5th Edition) (Aspen Coursebook)

With a balance of online and traditional print sources, theFifth Edition of Basic Legal ResearchWorkbook encourages independent, experiential learning. Proveneffective in the classroom, the authors’ carefully developedproblems gradually progress from introductory to morecomplex.Whether accompanying Amy Sloan’s Basic Legal Research: Toolsand Strategies, or any other legal research text, theseexercises provide hands-on practice throughout the course thatwill serve students well in their careers as lawyers.Hallmarks of Basic Legal Research Workbook:Coverage that mirrors the research sources studied infirst-year Legal Research courses, including both online andprint sourcesA logical and intuitive organizationResearch exercises presented at graduated levels of difficulty,from guided research to open research requiring more advancedresearch skillsOnline research exercises with progressively more complexquestions to instruct students on the latest interfacefeatures of commonly-used databasesPrint assignments that can work in multiple jurisdictions,reducing the demand on single library sourcesCompanion website: www.aspenlawschool.com/books/sloan_wo...Building on its strengths, the timely FifthEdition includes: Flexible exercises that can be completedonline or in print • Updated problem sets Inclusion of StudentLearning Outcomes that support formative and summative studentassessment Updated exercises that reflect the latest versions ofWestlaw and Lexis Questions that introduce students to BloombergLaw and the latest government websites (e.g., govinfo.gov)