Legal Research & Writing Support

Legal Writing

Legal Research 

Legal Citation

Scholarly Writing

The Law Library offers a guide to J.D. Writing Requirement, including tips for selecting and developing a topic and strategies for organizing your research. The Law Library also has a Preemption Checking Checklist to make sure the paper you’re writing hasn’t been written by someone else. And if you are 2L or 3L, the Library has a 2L/3L Guide especially for you. Lastly, be sure to contact the Law Library for expert help with your research.