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Thursday, October 13, 2005

New International Legal Research Tutorial

The BeSpacific blog (10/12/2005) reports on a new
web-based international legal research tutorial
developed collaboratively by the Duke University School
of Law and the University of California, Berkeley, School of

The tutorial "is designed to teach students research strategies
and methodology for researching both print and electronic
sources of international legal materials. The tutorial includes
review questions and a final review to give students an under-
standing of how these materials are organized, and to teach
them how to locate international legal documents such as treaties,
agreements and the documentation of international organizations."