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Legal Dictionaries

Other Dictionaries and Reference
The Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr, dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc.
Merriam-Webster dictionary and Thesaurus -
Common Errors in English -

Basic Legal Citation
Introduction to Basic Legal Citation (LII 2003 ed.)
by Peter W. Martin -
ALWD Citation Manual -

Useful Articles on Legal Writing
Get Real About Research and Writing by Mark Cooney - an article dispelling common myths concerning Legal Research and Writing.

Practice Strategies: Legal Writing By Bryan A. Garner - an article explaining differences between the ALWD Manual and The Bluebook.

Grammar test - Diagnostic Test for Grammar, Punctuation and Usage By Anne Enquist and Laurel Currie Oates (Aspen Publishers). (Password will be supplied by LRW Professor).

Other legal and non-legal library resources