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POL1250: Law in Everyday Life: Citing Legal Sources

This guide can be used as a starting point for locating New Jersey and Federal legal resources.

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Citation Formats

Most legal citations follow the The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation. http://www.law.cornell.edu/citation/index.htm

Cornell University's Legal Information Institute provides many citation examples. A copy of The Bluebook is also available at the the reference desk at Cheng Library.