Osgoode Hall Law Library
  Research Jumpstart

Researching with Secondary
         Sources

                Summer 2008
  ...
Outline
• Finding Journal Articles

• Current Awareness

• Citation and bibliographic tools
Bibliographic Tool- Refworks
• Refworks:
http://www.library.yorku.ca/ccm/Home/Researc
  hAndInstruction/citationmgmt/index...
Journal Articles Index
• Canadian:
  – Index to Canadian Legal Literature
• Canadian & US:
  – Index to Legal Periodicals
...
Journal Articles Index
• Canadian:
  – Index to Canadian Legal Literature
• Canadian & US:
  – Index to Legal Periodicals
...
Journal Articles Full-text
•   Quicklaw
•   Westlaw
•   Hein online
•   SSRN
•   Open Access Journals
Current Awareness
• Commercial services
     LexisNexis Quicklaw
     WestlaweCarswell
     Current index to Legal Peri...
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Osgoode Hall Law Library Research Jumpstart

  1. 1. Osgoode Hall Law Library Research Jumpstart Researching with Secondary Sources Summer 2008 Sharon Wang, Reference Librarian swang@osgoode.yorku.ca
  2. 2. Outline • Finding Journal Articles • Current Awareness • Citation and bibliographic tools
  3. 3. Bibliographic Tool- Refworks • Refworks: http://www.library.yorku.ca/ccm/Home/Researc hAndInstruction/citationmgmt/index • LibX http://libx.org/editions/download.php?edition=F A4F5F65
  4. 4. Journal Articles Index • Canadian: – Index to Canadian Legal Literature • Canadian & US: – Index to Legal Periodicals – LegalTrac • International: – GoogleScholar
  5. 5. Journal Articles Index • Canadian: – Index to Canadian Legal Literature • Canadian & US: – Index to Legal Periodicals – LegalTrac • International: – Index to Foreign Legal Literature – GoogleScholar
  6. 6. Journal Articles Full-text • Quicklaw • Westlaw • Hein online • SSRN • Open Access Journals
  7. 7. Current Awareness • Commercial services LexisNexis Quicklaw WestlaweCarswell Current index to Legal Periodicals • Free current awareness services Washington & Lee Law School Library Journal TOC SSRN • Blogs and RSS feeds

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