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Moritz College of Law

Law Library

Legal Research and Writing Success

This guide features resources to help you succeed in LAW I & II as well as any advanced legal writing courses you may take at Moritz.


This guide provides a selective overview of legal research, writing, and citation resources recommended for Moritz students. You will find resources on every aspect of the research and writing process, from creating an initial research plan to proofreading the final draft. 

For more resources related to succeeding in law school, please consult our Academic Success guide.

Accessing Electronic Resources

If a book is available in print and as an e-book, click the title to see the print book's Library Catalog entry, or click the link in the description following the title to access the e-book. Some e-books and other electronic materials (e.g., CALI Lessons) are limited to Moritz users with a registered account. 

For information on which databases require registration and how to register your accounts, see the Course Reserves and Study Aids page of the Law Library Orientation guide.