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Law: Getting Started

Getting Started

About this guide

This guide will help you with:

5 things to get you started...

On-campus assignment support is available to all Business and Law students (drop in, no appointment needed):

WEEKS

DAY

TIME

LOCATION

3-13

Tuesday

11.00am – 12.00pm

JO 31.106

3-13

Thursday

12.30 – 1.30pm

JO 31.106

(not held during Mid-Semester Break)

Online (MS Teams) / phone / face-to-face appointments:  You can book a 30-minute appointment with a Learning Adviser / Librarian - ensure you have your Unit Plan, any other assignment instructions, and your specific queries ready:

 

  • Peer Assistants - just-in-time assistance when you need to know what to do, or where to click, in order to solve any online learning issues as they arise and let you get on with your work.

     Digital Essentials

Upcoming Webinars

  • ECU Library Workshop - AGLC4 Referencing for Law 
    In this workshop you will learn how to reference using AGLC4, the legal referencing style in common use in Australia. You will also learn how to locate AGLC referencing materials and assistance. 

WEEK

DATE

DAY

TIME

LOCATION

2

4 August

Wednesday

1.30 – 2.30pm

Register  
(MS Teams)

6

2 September

Thursday

3.00 – 4.00pm

Register
(MS Teams)

 

  • Lexis Advance - webinars - register to attend the upcoming training sessions.
    Session content overview
Date (Semester 2, 2021) Time Session
Weds, 15 September 4.00 - 5.00pm Level 1 - Foundations of Research
Thurs, 16 September 2.00 - 3.00pm Level 2 - Developing Research Efficiency
Fri, 17 September 2.00 - 3.00pm Level 3 - Strategic Research Skills

 

  • Westlaw - videos / webinars
    Watch short video clips or register to attend free online webinars and improve your legal research skills (ongoing).
  • CCH IntelliConnect Webinars

Register for a complimentary training session to help you get started with CCH IntelliConnect.  During this session, you'll be introduced to the wide range of practical tools and functionality available through CCH IntelliConnect.

Choose a date that suits you best from the options below:

NEWS

  • New Series of the Queensland Reports (QR)
    Please see the attached PDF letter regarding a change to the Queensland Reports series, from end March 2020.
    The new series will carry the citation abbreviation QR, rather than the current Qd R.

Legal Advice

Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre - Joondalup Office
Edith Cowan University
Building 1, 270 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup WA 6027
Phone: (08) 9301 4413
Fax: (08) 9301 4426

Findlaw (Australia)
Thomson Reuters directory of lawyers, solicitors and barristers, plus articles and news.