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Law Guide: Getting Started

Find targeted resources for legal research

Where do I find cases?

These links are listed in likely order of usefulness. 

Where do I find legislation?

Law Collections at JCU Libraries

At JCU the law collections are located within the main library collection. In Townsville this is located at the eastern end of the first floor of the Mabo Library; in Cairns this is on the second floor of the Library building.

Law resources at JCU

Where do I find secondary sources?

Library services

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