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Legal Resources: Overview

A guide to finding the law and information about the law.


  • Guides to the Law

  • Finding the Law

  • Administrative Law

  • Case Law

  • Statutory Law

  • Tracing Legislation

  • Finding Books

  • Finding Articles

  • Web Sites

  • Understanding Citations

Searching Nexis Uni

Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis Academic) provides Appalachian State students with a variety of legal resources, including cases and law reviews.  You can locate Nexis Uni on the Library's Databases page.

The Nexis Uni Search page offers the typical search box and the following types of searches:

example search 

 Specific content Search (Advance Search)


Social Sciences Librarian

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Allan Scherlen
Belk Library, Office no. 224
P.O. Box 32026
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608