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Apr 15

Law Journals (or Law Reviews)

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Law Journals (Law Reviews) LibTour QR CodeThis CALI LibTour on Law Journals, also called Law Reviews, was written by Melanie Oberlin. Melanie is the Instructional Services Librarian at the George Mason University School of Law. You can download the audio file here.

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This CALI LibTour covers law journals, which are also called law reviews. These are scholarly journals with articles about the law.

Each law journal publishes a few issues per year. New issues are paperback. Some libraries bind a year’s worth together in hardback. Often, the new, paperback issues are located in one place, and the bound volumes are located elsewhere in the library.

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