Year 11 legal term 2 2014

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Published on April 26, 2014

Author: terracelibrary

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Year 11 Legal Studies Research Strategies

Places to Visit  Terrace Library website  Terrace library catalogue  Databases  Weblinks  Google Scholar  State Library of Queensland – eresources  Referencing  Bibliography

What will I learn?  Where to find specialist legal information  How to identify quality web sources  How to search in a database  How to select keywords and use search operators  Following information links on Terrace Library website

Why Not Google?

What are databases?

A database is a collection of data that is organized so that its contents can easily be accessed. Databases

Which databases would be useful?  Elibrary  Questia  The Conversation

Terrace database - elibrary Select Australasian Documents Only

Terrace database - Questia Select Law > Criminal Law> Criminal Sentencing

Terrace databases – The Conversation  Opinion pieces

Google Scholar NB: Case Law has American content

State Library of QLD - Austlii Use keywords from your case details – provides similar precedents

State Library of QLD - CINCH Use keywords from your case details – provides journal articles on topic

State Library of QLD – Halsbury’s Laws of Australia Use keywords from your case details – provides relevant criminal code on topic

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