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Legal Research Basics

Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters LawBriefs are an ideal companion to your studies in law. They include compact summaries of the law and unique diagrammatic explanations or mind maps in each chapter, which help you to understand complex legal concepts and how they relate to one another.


Lawbook Co. Nutshells (published by Thomson Reuters) are the essential revision tool: they provide a concise outline of the principles for each of the major subject areas within undergraduate law. Written in clear, straight-forward language, the authors explain the principles, and highlight key cases and legislative provisions for each subject.

LexisNexis Study Guides

The LexisNexis Study Guide series is designed to assist students in learning the foundations for effective, systematic exam preparation and revision.


LexisNexis Case Summaries

LexisNexis Case Summaries provides a concise summary of the key teaching cases. The design of this popular book highlights catch words, the facts, issue and decision in each case so that the principles can be readily understood and memorised.