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Welcome to the library guide on Paralegal Studies. Here you will find library resources and help for your Paralegal courses.
Suggested GALILEO databases
Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts, and trends of the legal world. Legal Collection offers full text for more than 250 law journals. This database provides information centered on the discipline of law and legal topics, such as criminal justice, international law, federal law, organized crime, medical, labor & human resource law, ethics, the environment, and much more.
You can search case law on Google Scholar. Click the "case law" radio button under the search box.
Academic Search Complete
This scholarly collection offers full-text coverage of information in many areas of academic study, including archaeology, area studies, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, electrical engineering, ethnic and multicultural studies, food science and technology, general science, geography, geology, law, mathematics, mechanical engineering, music, physics, psychology, religion and theology, women's studies, and other fields.
Online access to AJC articles from 1990-present
New York Times
Coverage Dates: 1980-current
Update Frequency: Daily
Articles from major newspapers. Includes Atlanta Journal-Constitution, New York Times, Washington Post, and more.
Research Library (Proquest)
Provides one-stop access to a wide range of popular academic subjects and includes full-text access for thousands of titles, including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers.
Social Science Journals
The database includes over 570 titles, with more than 340 available in full text. ProQuest Social Science Journals provides information on hundreds of topics.
Southeastern Newspapers is a subset of the ProQuest Newspapers database that includes over twenty publications from the Southeastern United States.
Wall Street Journal
Coverage Dates: Varies with publication
Update Frequency: Daily
Browse law & legal research books
Books are organized using the Library of Congress classification system. The call number for most Paralegal and Law materials begins with the letters J or K . The Paralegal & Law books are located in the Athens campus library.
J - Official Documents (General Legislative & Executive Papers)
JF- Constitutional History
JK - United States (Federal and State)
JS - Local Government
JV - Colonies, Colonization, Emigration, & Immigration
JX - International Law & Relations
K - Law (General)
KF - United States law
KFG - State of Georgia law
Paralegal Periodicals for ATC
Athens Campus Library: 706.355.5020 | Elbert County: 706.213.2116 | Walton County: 706.552.0909 | Greene County: 706.453.0536
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