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Once you locate an item on Worldcat that Mitchell doesn’t own, you can request it by using an Interlibrary Loan form, there’s one for articles and one for books.
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Legal Research Resources
Collected by the library.
Legal Journals/Law Reviews
HeinOnline law review articles
JSTOR social science/business articles
Our other subscription databases (AcademicOne File, Legaltrac, Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier)
Interactive Citation Workstation
Will help you learn the citation rules. You will also become familiar with The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed.) (Bluebook) as a reference guide for finding citation rules.
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Legal Citation Guide
Cornell Law’s LII / Legal Information Institute
This primer will help you understand and apply the arcane formats used to properly cite legal authorities.
» Legal Citation Guide
Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation
This is the home page for The Bluebook, but don’t look for complete guides to citation here. Selected areas are offered, but the rest of the site serves as a promotion to purchase the book. The site does provide an easy route for reporting errors or recommending changes.
» The Bluebook
William Mitchell Reference Librarians
This research guide will provide you with resources to help you learn how to accurately cite sources in written work, with an emphasis on the Bluebook.
Still not finding what you need?
Feel free to contact the reference desk.
- reference @wmitchell.edu