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Documentation Guidelines for Citing Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism (Duke University)
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Citing Government Information Sources Using MLA Style (University of Nevada, Reno)
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Citing U.S. Government Publications (Indiana University, Bloomington)

DocsCite (Arizona State University)
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Introduction to Basic Legal Citation (Cornell Law School),
by Peter W. Martin, 2007,  with references to the 18th Edition of the "Bluebook "

The Bluebook - Updates
Latest changes to the LII Introduction to Basic Legal Citation

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1951 to present

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1915 to present

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1953 to present

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1969 to present

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1985+

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1972 to present with some earlier coverage

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1984 to present

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1951 to present

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1983 to present

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1952 to present

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1898 to present

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