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Legal Research & Writing (Alexandria)

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Reference Books at Alexandria Library

Virginia Resources at Alexandria Library

The following primary and secondary resources for Viriginia are held at NOVA Alexandria Library:

  • Virginia Code (v. 1-13 + supplementary materials)
  • Virginia Reports (years 1960-2012)
  • Virginia Court of Appeals Reports (years 1985-1995)
  • South Eastern Reporter (years 1995-1998)
  • Virginia & West Virginia Digest (v. 1-24 + supplementary materials)
  • Michie's Jurisprudence of Virginia and West Virginia (v. 1A-24B + supplementary materials)

Online Encyclopedias

How to Use West's Digest

Legal Reference in Westlaw

On the Westlaw main page:

  • Select Secondary Sources
    • Select American Jurisprudence or Black's Law Dictionary