F&M College Library

CNX 145: Rights & Representations

RECOMMENDED SEARCH STATEMENTS TO DISCOVER LEGAL SCHOLARSHIP & COURT CASES

Topic A:   (college OR universit*) AND (mascots OR  symbols OR  nicknames) AND "native american"

Topic B:   school AND (cyber OR "social media") AND bully*

Topic C:   school AND (censor* OR filter*) AND internet

Topic D:   (college OR universit*) AND "speech code" AND (sport* OR  athletic* OR  fan) 

Topic E:   school AND "dress code"

Topic F:  "hostile environment" AND discrimination

Topic G:   (college OR universit*) AND free* AND speech AND students 

DISCOVERING AND ACCESSING LAW REVIEWS AND LEGAL JOURNALS @ F&M AND BEYOND

After copying in your search statement, add the
following to the second search box: law or legal

Refine results  >  Limit to  >  Source types:
Academic Journals

***NOTE: The database update is delayed until the new year! 
Please proceed with searching! --Lisa*** 

Law Reviews Search

Paste/type in your search statement.  When results appear, be certain to Sort by RELEVANCE.

If your search yields more than 500 results, try a Search within results, using language to make your search more specific, e.g. "confederate," "racial or racist," "gay or lesbian," etc.

DISCOVERING AND ACCESSING COURT CASES @F&M

The default search is All Federal.  If you would like to
search with a narrower focus, select from the options
appearing below the search box.  

To focus or narrow your results, you can: 
Search within results by using language to make
your search more specific to your topic, e.g.:
confederate, racial or racist, gay or lesbian, etc.

Interlibrary Loan/ILL: Articles and Books

To request articles or books/book chapters not available at F&M use Interlibrary Loan/ILL.