Law 1102English Legal System      E Resources  Cases, Journal Articles
In this session we will look at:  •E Books/Library Catalogue  •Cases  •Journal Articles
My Subject Guidehttp:www.libguides.mdx.ac.uk/law                           Access from My                            UniHu...
Make an Appointment!
Library Calendar
Find an E Book   Start with the library catalogue            Type in the titleChoose the (electronic resource option)     ...
Library Catalogue/E BookThe English Legal System /Slapper
Click on the Hypertext Link
English Legal System(E Book)Download 1-7 Days
Legal DatabasesLog in to My UniHub  Go to My Study     My Library  Choose Library  Subject Guides
Law and Legal Research Subject Guide       Legal Databases Link
Links to Databases
Westlaw-Start Searching!
Reading a Legal Citation               [2001] EWCA Civ 1935                  Neutral CitationYear case was reportedCourt(A...
Case by Citation
ResultChoose Case Analysis
Case Analysis                                     StatusCases that have been                 Icons judicially considered  ...
Official TranscriptJournal articlesare sometimes  provided as     well!
Cases/Subject Searching                     “Bail Conditions”   Curfew conditions    Right to fair trial   Right to libert...
Subject Keywords Try using thesesubject keywords
Cases-Advanced Searching     “Human Rights”
Cases/Subject Searching         Edit Subject KeywordsToo many results 4000 EEKS!!!!!                         Narrow the fo...
Journal ArticlesSubject Searching
Journal Articles             “Fundamental Rights” To get fewerresults narrow or refine the    search
Add a KeywordFewer Results
Refine the Search Strategy             Use a Proximity OperatorSearch for a phrase and   word in the same    paragraph(/p)
Much Fewer ResultsYou could also   use the  AdvancedSearch Option
Lexis Library/Cases/By Subject                       “Bail                    Conditions”
Refine or Narrow the Search Type inthe word CurfewHere for  fewer results
Fewer Results
Journal Articles/Lexis                 Human                  rights     Edit(immigration)within resultsto narrow thefocus...
Heinonline/Journal Articles                    Click on Advanced                  Search for best results
Subject Keywords and Editing the            Search
Finally.......      Find thispresentation on my   Subject GuideLibguides.mdx.ac.uk
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Law 1102

  1. 1. Law 1102English Legal System E Resources Cases, Journal Articles
  2. 2. In this session we will look at: •E Books/Library Catalogue •Cases •Journal Articles
  3. 3. My Subject Guidehttp:www.libguides.mdx.ac.uk/law Access from My UniHub>My Study>My library
  4. 4. Make an Appointment!
  5. 5. Library Calendar
  6. 6. Find an E Book Start with the library catalogue Type in the titleChoose the (electronic resource option) Click on the hypertext link
  7. 7. Library Catalogue/E BookThe English Legal System /Slapper
  8. 8. Click on the Hypertext Link
  9. 9. English Legal System(E Book)Download 1-7 Days
  10. 10. Legal DatabasesLog in to My UniHub Go to My Study My Library Choose Library Subject Guides
  11. 11. Law and Legal Research Subject Guide Legal Databases Link
  12. 12. Links to Databases
  13. 13. Westlaw-Start Searching!
  14. 14. Reading a Legal Citation [2001] EWCA Civ 1935 Neutral CitationYear case was reportedCourt(Appeals)Division(Civil)Case Number
  15. 15. Case by Citation
  16. 16. ResultChoose Case Analysis
  17. 17. Case Analysis StatusCases that have been Icons judicially considered elsewhere have aSTATUS icon indicating the nature of the consideration
  18. 18. Official TranscriptJournal articlesare sometimes provided as well!
  19. 19. Cases/Subject Searching “Bail Conditions” Curfew conditions Right to fair trial Right to liberty and security Police bailSome Alternate phrases to use
  20. 20. Subject Keywords Try using thesesubject keywords
  21. 21. Cases-Advanced Searching “Human Rights”
  22. 22. Cases/Subject Searching Edit Subject KeywordsToo many results 4000 EEKS!!!!! Narrow the focus Get fewer and better results
  23. 23. Journal ArticlesSubject Searching
  24. 24. Journal Articles “Fundamental Rights” To get fewerresults narrow or refine the search
  25. 25. Add a KeywordFewer Results
  26. 26. Refine the Search Strategy Use a Proximity OperatorSearch for a phrase and word in the same paragraph(/p)
  27. 27. Much Fewer ResultsYou could also use the AdvancedSearch Option
  28. 28. Lexis Library/Cases/By Subject “Bail Conditions”
  29. 29. Refine or Narrow the Search Type inthe word CurfewHere for fewer results
  30. 30. Fewer Results
  31. 31. Journal Articles/Lexis Human rights Edit(immigration)within resultsto narrow thefocus and getfewer results
  32. 32. Heinonline/Journal Articles Click on Advanced Search for best results
  33. 33. Subject Keywords and Editing the Search
  34. 34. Finally....... Find thispresentation on my Subject GuideLibguides.mdx.ac.uk

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