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Due to the introduction of a new library management system, commencing 21 November, 2016 , there may be broken links in these pages.  We will be working to quickly identify and correct ASAP.

 

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Please also refer to the Tab at top of this page "online tutorials" for links to instructional videos produced by the publishers.

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Tips and Useful Books

  • Legal materials are categorised into Primary sources and Secondary sources

  • Primary sources are legislation and case law

  • Secondary sources include discussions about the law or legal commentary such as books, journal articles, legal encyclopaedia, reports, loose-leaf services and online services
  • Extrinsic Materials will also be referred to in the context of legislation and are used to assist in interpreting legislation.  For example; explanatory memoranda, reports of law reform commissions, parliamentary committee reports and second reading speeches.

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Jennifer Moore
Law Librarian
Email:  jennifer.moore@ecu.edu.au

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Legal Advice

Joondalup Community Legal Centre at ECU - contact details:

Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre - Joondalup Office
Edith Cowan University, Building 1, 270 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup WA
Ph: (08) 9301 4413
Fx: (08) 9301 4426

 

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