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Insurance Law: Finding Aids & Research Guides

Finding Aids & Indexes

Other Insurance Research Guides



Glossaries & Basic Guides

Checklist for Evaluating Free Resources:

1. Authoritativeness/Accuracy—who’s the author/publisher?

2. Bias—is there an agenda?

3. Comprehensiveness

4. Timeliness—when was it last updated?

5. Interface design/user friendliness

-How can you search?

-Can you narrow or expand your results?

6. Editorial features


-Links to additional resources?

-Other ways to expand your research?

The American Association of Law Libraries has put together additional criteria and searching tips that you may want to consider.

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