Black's Law Dictionary by A. Bryan Garner (Editor-In-Chief)
Call Number: Reference KF156 .B53 2014
Publication Date: 2014-05-01
This comprehensive law dictionary contains more than 50,000 terms and includes definitions of more than 1,000 law-related abbreviations and acronyms. More than 7,500 terms new to this edition include bioweapon, gazump, hacker, mommy track, unperson and zero-tolerance law.
The Bluebook by Harvard Law Review Association (Compiled by); Columbia Law Review (Compiled by); University of Pennsylvania Law Review (Compiled by); The Yale Law Journal (Compiled by)
Call Number: Reference KF245 .B58 2020
Publication Date: 2020-05-20
A Uniform System of Citation: The Bluebook is the definitive style guide for legal citation in the United States. For generations, law students, lawyers, scholars, judges, and other legal professionals have relied on The Bluebook's uniform system of citation in their writing. In a diverse and rapidly changing legal profession, The Bluebook continues to provide a systematic method by which members of the profession communicate important information to one another about the sources and legal authorities upon which they rely in their work.
Virginia Resources at Alexandria Library
The following primary and secondary resources for Viriginia are held at NOVA Alexandria Library:
Virginia Court of Appeals Reports
South Eastern Reporter
West Virginia Digest
Michie's Jurisprudence of Virginia and West Virginia
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of full-text specialized encyclopedias, which can be good sources of background information, topic overviews, and basic facts about a topic. Includes West's Encyclopedia of American Law and Encyclopedia of the American Constitution.