The purpose of this guide is to provide students taking litigation or trial practice with an outline of the different resources available to them through the Law Library in print and electronic access.
The resources in this guide are separated into 3 main groups:
The Lexis Advance Litigation Search feature allows users to search for information to help with:
Through the WestlawNext platform, users have access to litigation resources that help with:
The following resources provide a good overview of all aspects of trial work a student will have to deal with in litigation. The resources below can be a great starting point for preparing your case or gaining a little more knowledge on the litigation process.
The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction produces interactive lessons authored by legal scholars and professionals that cover substantive law, as well as legal research and writing. The lessons include a mix of background information and questions.