(13 August 2015) This course, developed with the support of the Australian Law Librarians’ Association, introduces you to the Australian legal system and the world of legal research. The program specifically helps you to explore and evaluate primary and secondary legal research sources, covering Commonwealth, State and Territory jurisdictions. There is a strong focus on helping you to develop strategies to identify the characteristics of legal enquiry and to locate relevant, authoritative information to meet your clients’ needs.
This course is perfect for
- professionals that want to make the leap into law librarianship
- more experienced law librarians looking for a refresher course
- librarians from other sectors – learn all about legal research to help you answer law enquiries more effectively
- LIS students
- those looking to earn points for the ALIA PD Scheme.
Online classes will run on Tuesday evenings (6pm-8pm AEST) over 9 weeks, starting 29 September.
Read the full announcement including how to register, here.