Legal Research Training

Please book one day only as the sessions are the same for the week. You may book the following week’s sessions only in that week. All sessions are from 3-4pm.

28-31 July. How to search for Acts and case law.
Using Juta Law Online Publications, LexisNexis (SA), Southern African Legal Information Institute (Saflii) and Sabinet Legal databases.
Mon 28 Jul; Tue 29 Jul; Wed 30 Jul; Thu 31 Jul.

4-7 August. How to search for books, reference tools and articles.
Using Aleph, LexisNexis (SA), the e-Journal Portal, Index to SA Periodicals (Isap) and SA ePublications.
Mon 4 Aug; Tue 5 Aug; Wed 6 Aug; Thu 7 Aug.

11-14 August. How to search for journal articles.
Using both South African and foreign databases.
Mon 11 Aug; Tue 12 Aug; Wed 13 Aug; Thu 14 Aug.

18-21 August. How to search Westlaw International.
Mon 18 Aug; Tue 19 Aug; Wed 20 Aug; Thu 21 Aug.

25-28 August. Basic search techniques to improve your search efficiency.
Mon 25 Aug; Tue 26 Aug; Wed 27 Aug; Thu 28 Aug.

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No student will be allowed access without a working student card.