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Introduction to Legal Research with Westlaw

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This tutorial video on legal research with Westlaw introduces viewers to selecting jurisdictions and sources to search in, creating and running natural language and boolean searches, and navigating within search results and documents, including filtering results, searching within results, navigating tables of contents, and printing, emailing, and downloading documents. It demonstrates topics in searching and navigating in statutes, cases, and secondary sources, including how to use the KeyCite citator to check the status of the law, using headnotes and the West Key Number system, and how to find legal forms, among other topics.

Also see:

Alameda County Law Library Research Guides:

https://calcountylawlib.libguides.com/?b=g&d=a&group_id=14465

Alameda County Law Library research and library FAQs: 

https://alamedacountylaw.libanswers.com/