Libraries at University of Nebraska-Lincoln

 

Citation

Abubakar, I.A. (2005). Law Librarianship in the 21st Century: Professional Skills and Competencies. Nigerian Current Legal Problems, 6 (1), 81 -100

Akinyemi, N. (2017). Judicial Library Service in Nigeria: Issues and Challenges. Paper Presented at the Biennial National Workshop for Judiciary Librarians, National Judicial Institute, Abuja on 8th-12th May, 2017.

Black Law Dictionary (9th ed.) (2009). Dallas: Thomson Reuters.

Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford (2019). Legal Skills and Research: Legal Research. [ Online] Available https://ox.libguides.com/law-legalskills (March 21, 2019)

Cornell University Law School (2019). Research. [Online] Available https://law.library.cornell.edu/ research (March 21, 2013)

Court of Appeal Nigeria (2015). Court Divisions. http://www.courtofappeal.com.ng. Retrieved on March17, 2019.

Dina, Y., Akintayo, J. & Ekundayo, F. (2005). Guide to Nigerian Legal Information. [Online Available http://www.GUIDE%20TO%20NIGERIAN%20LEGAL%20INFORMATION%20- %20GlobaLex.html#_LEGAL_SYSTEM (March 15, 2019)

Findlaw (2019).What is Legal Research?: Thomson Reuters. [Online] Available https:// hirealawyer.findlaw.com/choosing-the-right-lawyer/legal-research.html (March 12, 2019)

Gusau, I.B. (2017). Paper Presented at the Biennial National Workshop for Judiciary Librarians, National Judicial Institute, Abuja on 8th-12th May, 2017.

Miyetti Law (2019). Miyetti Law Library Bulletin.

Olorufemi, D.Y. and Mostert, J. (2012). Information seeking behaveour of law students in a developing country: a literature review. [Online] Available http//www.lis.uzulu.ac.za/ Reasearch/2012/Yemisi%20and%50Mostert%20SECSAL.%20UZ .%207.pdf (March 20, 2019)

The university of Lowa (2019). Law Library: Policies. [Online] Available https:// library.law.uiowa.edu/policies#Legal%20Research%20and%20Legal%20Advice

Abstract

The paper examines research from Nigerian Legal System’s prospective and explores sources of Nigerian law as a prerequisite for effective research services in law libraries. It coherently, explains the concept of legal research, and also law library as a centre for legal research and depository of information resources. Different kinds of legal resources available in Nigerian Law libraries were identified including various research-support services in law libraries. The study adopted simple explanatory method to enhance comprehensiveness of the content.

Share

COinS
 
 

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.