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This seminar offers focused instruction on legal research tools and methods. Students practice research techniques, and develop strategies to approach legal topics previously unfamiliar to them. Classes feature lectures, hands-on exercises, online training, and guest speakers. Take home assignments enhance skills learned during class. The course emphasizes electronic research tools, including but not limited to Westlaw, LexisNexis, interdisciplinary / non-legal databases, and free web sites.