Beginning Your Legal Research

Beginning Your Legal Research: An Introduction to the Alameda County Law Library and How to Use Its Resources NO MCLE CREDIT! NO MCLE CREDIT! This 90 minute class will provide information on materials and services available in the law library. Included is an over view of the types of books and online resources in the library and how they can be used by the researcher. Information will cover the differences between primary and secondary resources, the value of each and the most effective way to begin your research. We’ll do a sample research questions to show how to approach your own research. A tour of the library to show where the materials are will be part of the class. Thursday, February 5, 2015 2-­‐3:30 pm. (Check in begins at 1:45pm) Alameda County Law Library 125 12th St. Oakland, CA 94607 $5.00 Advance Registration; $10.00 Day of Event Pay with MasterCard or Visa by calling (510) 272-6483 or register online at
Beginning Your Legal Research Program Registration Pay by Visa or MasterCard over the phone by calling (510)272-6483 or online at
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Alameda County Law Library
Program: Researching the Law
125 Twelfth Street
Oakland, CA 94607
Advance registration $5.00
$10.00 Day of event, space is limited No cash refunds.
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