Mary Whisner, On Specialized Legal Research, 108 Law Libr. J. 483 (2016), https://digitalcommons.law.uw.edu/librarians-articles/19
Law Library Journal
law firm practice areas, specialized legal research
Ms. Whisner describes what specialized legal research is and how students are initially exposed to the various topics that fall within the category, including taxation, intellectual property, and health law. She then provides strategies for learning about specific bibliographic sources and about the specialized vocabulary used to perform the necessary research.