How do I locate law journal articles?

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How do I locate law journal articles?

  1. 1. Locating a Law Journal Articles Rita Lam Research Librarian, Law 28th July 2015
  2. 2. Eugene Kheng-Boon Tan, “Law and Values in Governance: The Singapore Way” (2000) 30 HKLJ 91 AUTHOR Eugene Kheng-Boon Tan, “Law and Values in Governance: The Singapore Way” (2000) 30 HKLJ 91 ARTICLE TITLE Structure of journal citation Eugene Kheng-Boon Tan, “Law and Values in Governance: The Singapore Way” (2000) 30 HKLJ 91 Eugene Kheng-Boon Tan, “Law and Values in Governance: The Singapore Way” (2000) 30 HKLJ 91 (YEAR) VOLUME JOURNAL TITLE START PAGE
  3. 3. Locating a law article Check the legal abbreviation of the journal Search full journal title in A-Z e-journal list Search LawNet (Singapore law journals and MLR only) WestLaw Lexis Journal article located Download/Print Email libresearch@smu.edu.sg Yes Yes No No
  4. 4. Journal Article Wai Yee Wan, “Directors’ Defence of Reliance on Professional Advisers under Anglo-Australian Law ” (2015) 44 CLWR 71
  5. 5. Locating a law article Check the legal abbreviation of the journal Search full journal title in A-Z e-journal list Search LawNet (Singapore law journals and MLR only) WestLaw Lexis Journal article located Download/Print Email libresearch@smu.edu.sg Yes Yes No No
  6. 6. Law Research Navigator http://researchguides.smu.edu.sg/LAW
  7. 7. Locating a law article Check the legal abbreviation of the journal Search full journal title in A-Z e-journal list Search LawNet (Singapore law journals and MLR only) WestLaw Lexis Journal article located Download/Print Email libresearch@smu.edu.sg Yes Yes No No
  8. 8. Enter full journal title
  9. 9. One more click to open the source in a new window
  10. 10. Click the pdf icon to download print images of the full text
  11. 11. Offsite Login • You will be prompted to authenticate (see the screen shot below for IE & Firefox, and the SMU single sign-on page) • Type your SMU domain SMU id(e.g. smustuac.tan.2012 or smustfactan) and password then click on OK or Log In
  12. 12. Locate the article Andrew Phang “Jury Trial in Singapore and Malaysia: The Unmaking of a Legal Institution” [1983] 25 Mal LR 50
  13. 13. Locating a law article Check the legal abbreviation of the journal Search full journal title in journal list Search LawNet (Singapore law journals and MLR only) WestLaw Lexis Journal article located Download/Print Email libresearch@smu.edu.sg Yes Yes No No
  14. 14. Law Research Navigator http://researchguides.smu.edu.sg/LAW
  15. 15. Locate the article Paul Daly, “Wednesbury’s Reason and Structure” [2011] Pub L 238
  16. 16. Locating a law article Check the legal abbreviation of the journal Search full journal title in journal list Search LawNet (Singapore law journals and MLR only) WestLaw Lexis Journal article located Download/Print Email libresearch@smu.edu.sg Yes Yes No No
  17. 17. Paul Daly, “Wednesbury’s Reason and Structure” [2011] Pub L 238 Law Research Navigator http://researchguides.smu.edu.sg/LAW
  18. 18. Click on: Public Law (UKPL)
  19. 19. Select TITLE – TI() from the fields menu
  20. 20. Place the article title in quotation marks
  21. 21. • Click on the icon to download the article • Ensure pop-up blockers are disabled
  22. 22. Questions? Email library@smu.edu.sg

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