Tapping the Government Grapevine

Tapping the Government Grapevine

Author: Judith Schiek Robinson

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781573560245

Category: Government information

Page: 297

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Includes government-produced print resources, database, electronic bulletin boards, audiovisual materials, archival collections, government experts, clearinghouses, and laboratories.

Health Services

Health Services



ISBN: UOM:39015028932542

Category: Medical care

Page: 216

View: 978

Guide to aid users and producers of health services research in accessing relevant literature and sources of information. Includes dictionaries, directories, monographs and bibliographies, journals, abstracts and indexes, online and CD-ROM databases, and organizations.

Experiential Legal Research

Experiential Legal Research

Author: Diana Donahoe

Publisher: Aspen Publishing

ISBN: 9781454831655

Category: Law

Page: 423

View: 919

Print publication based on the online legal research materials available at TeachingLaw Features: Takes a clear, straightforward approach to research sources and strategies plus to citation (ALWD and Bluebook styles) and grammar. Covers 1L material including finding federal and state statutes and cases, using secondary sources, and strategies for effective and efficient research; also covers upper-class courses with materials on administrative law and legislative history. Breaks down the research process into manageable tasks, discussing strategies for the process and presenting specific strategies for each legal source, including specifics on updating the law. Uses hypothetical fact patterns and case briefs to illustrate research plans and strategies. Provides maps, diagrams, text boxes, and tables to summarize material and provide visual interest. Instructs through annotated facsimiles and screen shots of a wide variety of law and research sources. Provides abundant, thorough study aid materials Quick References and Checklists: reinforce and test students' understanding of the material Quizzes and Self-Assessments: allow students and teachers to test students' understanding of the material Exercises: for use as in-class to reinforce the readings, such as exercises on case analogies, statutory interpretation, conciseness, and citation Can be used both as an aid to instructors and students working partially or predominantly in the electronic environment of TeachingLaw and as a standalone primary or supplementary textbook. Online version of the book includes an idea bank, a school bank for sharing, and an integrated courseware program.