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Using LegalTrac. To Find Law Review Articles. What Is LegalTrac?. A commercial service UW Libraries subscribe Indexes law reviews, other legal periodicals & legal newspapers Contains a small number of full-text articles Covers from 1980 to date. Restricted Access.

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using legaltrac

UsingLegalTrac

To Find

Law Review Articles

what is legaltrac
What Is LegalTrac?
  • A commercial service
  • UW Libraries subscribe
  • Indexes law reviews, other legal periodicals & legal newspapers
  • Contains a small number of full-text articles
  • Covers from 1980 to date
restricted access
Restricted Access
  • University of Washington students, faculty & staff
  • Other users visiting a University of Washington library
accessing legaltrac
Accessing LegalTrac
  • Research Databases > K-L >

OR

  • Resources by Subject > Law >
computing from home
Computing from Home?
  • Off-Campus Access
    • Sign in with UW NetID
    • 8 hours of access to subscription databases
legaltrac introduction
LegalTrac Introduction
  • Describes content & coverage
  • Click on LegalTrac or Start Searching links
search options
Search Options

All search options permit combinations of words & phrases with AND & OR

searching keyword
Searching - Keyword
  • Single search box
  • Combine search terms with AND OR
  • Results listed with most recent first
searching advanced
Searching - Advanced
  • Three search boxes
  • Combine boxes with AND OR
  • Results listed with most recent first
searching relevance
Searching - Relevance
  • Single search box
  • Combine search terms with AND OR
  • Results listed with most relevant first
  • Results limited to 200 items
reviewing search results
Reviewing Search Results
  • Number of articles retrieved
reviewing search results12
Reviewing Search Results
  • Number of articles retrieved
  • Title of the article & link to the index information
reviewing search results13
Reviewing Search Results
  • Number of articles retrieved
  • Title of the article & link to the index information
  • Author(s)
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Reviewing Search Results
  • Number of articles retrieved
  • Title of the article & link to the index information
  • Author(s)
  • Journal title, date, volume, issue & pages
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Reviewing Search Results
  • Number of articles retrieved
  • Title of the article & link to the index information
  • Author(s)
  • Journal title, date, volume, issue & pages
  • Link to index information
index information
Index Information
  • Repeated citation information
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Index Information
  • Repeated citation information
  • Subject headings
index information18
Index Information
  • Repeated citation information
  • Subject headings
  • Links to additional articles with same subject headings
    • Click View to see list of articles
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Index Information
  • Repeated citation information
  • Subject headings
  • Links to additional articles with same subject headings
  • Links to closely related subject headings
    • Click See also
full text articles
Full-Text Articles
  • Text indicates that the full text of the article is available
  • Click on link to view
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Full-Text Articles
  • Search terms highlighted in red
  • Footnotes included
  • Text & Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
recording search results
Copy & Paste

Requires WordPad or word processing

(Law Library public computers don’t have word processing software)

Mark Items

LegalTrac feature

Print, download, or email selected search results

Recording Search Results
selecting search results
Selecting Search Results
  • Click in the Mark box to select articles
view mark list
View Mark List
  • Click on View Mark List
print or email marked list
Print or Email Marked List
  • Print on attached printer (in the Law Library)
print or email mark list
Print or Email Mark List
  • Print on attached printer (in theLaw Library)
  • Email mark list
download mark list
Download Mark List
  • Use Print command
  • Use browser’s File > Save As
  • Download list to disk or flash/thumb drive
locating law review articles
Locating Law Review Articles
  • Search Law Library catalog by journal title (not title of the article!)
  • Use the Hein Online citation navigator (UW Restricted)
  • Search LexisNexis Academic by author & words in the title (view LexisNexis Academic instructional slideshow)
questions
Questions?
  • UW Libraries
    • Email
      • UW Libraries
      • Gallagher Law Library
    • Phone
      • Odergaard 543-2060
      • Suzzallo 543-0242
      • Gallagher 543-6794
    • Chat