EDAD 564: Education Law: Print Resources for Ed Laws and Cases

This guide provides resources and tools for researching education law.

Print Books and Ebooks for Researching Education Law and Cases

Elements of a Case Citation

How to read a case citation Omidsalar, T. (2016). How to read a case citation. CSULA University Library, Education Law LibGuide. Retrieved from http://calstatela.libguides.com/content.php?pid=87788&sid=1474027

For  more guidance on reading court citations, please view the How to Read a Legal Citation online guide from the Santa Clara University School of Law Library.

Tutorials on Researching Case Law

Case Law Research

Understanding and researching U.S. Case Law.

Georgetown Law. (2016). Case law research: understanding and researching U.S. case law. Retrieved from http://guides.ll.georgetown.edu/case_law_tutorial

 “In this part of the tutorial, you will learn the structure of the federal and state court systems and the concept of precedent.”


University of Cincinnati. (2016).Cincinnati Law: Legal research video tutorials. Retrieved from https://www.law.uc.edu/library/circlulation/Legal-Research-Webinars

Please note - If you are experiencing problems with viewing the tutorials, try switching to Google Chrome.

This resource provides an extensive list of video tutorials covering many aspects of legal research. Noted here, is the tutorial on “Finding Cases By Citation.”