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Introduction to Legal Research

Series of presentations to teach the fundamentals of legal research.

About this Guide

This guide provides an introduction to legal research.  These presentations were given to first year law students at the University of Colorado Law School in Spring 2018.  The presentations provide an overview of a research topic area and typically also give a demonstration of researching that topic on an online service.  


Professor Linz Professor Robert Linz is the Associate Director & Head of Public Services at the University of Colorado Law School William A. Wise Law Library where he teaches legal research among other duties. His courses include Legal Research Skills for Practice, Advanced Legal Research, Colorado Legal Research and Foundations of Legal Research.  He is the author of Colorado Legal Research published by Carolina Academic Press and other works on legal research resources and the process of legal research.
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