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Michele Lucero

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September 2009


As a librarian, have you ever had the challenge of finding and compiling that needle-in-a-haystack 50-State survey? Or locating the resources to retrieve that subject survey quickly? What about a regulatory survey? Cheryl Rae Nyberg, of the University of Washington, Gallagher Law Library and author of Subject Compilation of State Laws (2006-07) An Annotated Bibliography, provided shortcuts and tips on how to quickly locate a 50-state law survey by any topic. This article is a brief summary of where a librarian can locate 50-state law surveys fast!


This article was published by the San Diego Area Law Libraries and appeared in SANDALL News, volume 12, issue 1, 2009. Copyright of the article is held by the author, except where otherwise expressly indicated.