Legal research can be confusing and time-consuming. Whether you are researching law topics for class or for real-life legal issues, the first thing to do is figure out what type of law are you looking for. Is it federal or state law? A statute passed by Congress or a case decided by the Supreme Court? If you don't know the answers to these questions, what then? This guide will help you to find resources here at NMSU, but please remember that the only legal advice you should follow is your lawyer’s.
Law Review articles can provide all of the information needed for an in-depth analysis of legal issues, including discussion and references to other cases, statutes or reviews on your topic.
Follow these instructions to find Law Review articles in Lexis Nexis:
Use the Enter Search Terms field to search for law review articles related to a particular topic. For example, take the following steps to find information that discusses pollution exclusion clauses and their respective triggering events: