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Rachel Jorgensen

Williams Law Library, Room 207C
202-662-9139
roj2@georgetown.edu

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Class 2 (Case Law) video lectures

Secondary Source Lectures:

The following lectures will prepare you for your class on case law, which will include material on using secondary sources.

Running time: 3:31

Case Law Research Lectures:

The following lectures will prepare you for your class on learning how to research case law.

Running time: 5:34

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Running time: 4:58

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Running time: 5:52

Advanced Boolean Searching

Advanced Terms and Connectors (Boolean) Searching:

This video lecture will prepare you for successfully implementing the advanced technique of Boolean searching.

Running time: 3:43

Finding Archived Versions of Code On Westlaw

WestLex Tutorials & Other Helpful Things

State Case Law Research

Both Westlaw and Lexis can be used to find current state code and statutes.  Specific state resources can be found by consulting one of the Library's specific state guides, available here

GULC Library General Tutorial on Case Law Research