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LASO 204 - Law & Society

This research guide was created for Introduction to Law and Society (LASO 204) students.

Legal Periodicals

Locating a current law journal article on the topic you are researching can be invaluable. Journal articles tend to focus on narrower legal issues, and the authors often gather together all of the relevant law pertaining to the subject-matter being discussed. Articles are especially useful for commentary on emerging areas of the law, and areas undergoing change. To find journal articles, use one or more of the following legal periodical indexes (All online indexes can be accessed via the Law Library homepage [http://law.library.ubc.ca/] by clicking on Legal Periodicals Indexes):