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Author Stein, S. D. (Stuart D.)
Title Law on the Web : a guide for students and practitioners / Stuart Stein.
Imprint Harlow : Prentice Hall, 2003.

Author Stein, S. D. (Stuart D.)
Subject Legal research -- Great Britain -- Computer network resources.
Internet -- Great Britain.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 190 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; About the author; Acknowledgements; Part I Web Resources; 1 Introductory glossary; 2 Web addresses: what''s in a URL?; 3 Evaluating and referencing Internet resources; 3.1 Evaluation: introduction; 3.2 Evaluation criteria; 3.3 Referencing Internet materials; 3.4 Resource type referencing; Part II Locating Internet Resources; 4 Indexing the Internet: subject directories, gateways, and search engines; 4.1 Subject directories and gateways; 4.2 Search engines and indexing; 4.3 Search engine automated indexing of the Web.
4.4 Main search engine typesNotes; 5 Search engines: standard searches; 5.1 Search engine strategy; 5.2 Preparing your browser; 5.3 Some terminology; 5.4 Basic searches with AltaVista; 5.5 Basic searches with Google; 5.6 Summary remarks on basic searching; 6 Search engines: advanced searches; 6.1 Logical operators; 6.2 Parentheses; 6.3 Google advanced search; 7 Mailing lists; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Locating lists; 7.3 Basic mailing list commands and settings; Part III Law Internet Resources; 8 Introduction to law Internet resources; 9 Law subject directory; 9.1 Associations/institutes.
9.2 Case law/legislation9. 3 Courses/ departments/education; 9.4 Courts and tribunals; 9.5 Directories; 9.6 Legal research; 9.7 Legal systems; 9.8 Mailing lists; 9.9 Miscellaneous; 9 .10 Positions; 9.11 Practitioners; 9.12 Professional conduct; 9.13 Publications; 9 .14 Reference materials; 9.15 Research and funding; 9.16 Subject areas; 9.17 Subject directories and gateways; 9.18 Technology; 9.19 Treaties and international agreements; 9.20 UK Government, legal bodies, legislation, and organisations; Part IV Sundry Matters; 10 Compiling Web pages: the essentials; 10.1 Introduction; 10.2 Tools.
10.3 HTML or Hypertext Markup Language10.4 Page layout; 10.5 Tables; 10.6 Margins; 10.7 Page background; 10.8 Page length; 10.9 Page authorship/dating; 10.10 Navigation and hyperlinks; 10.11 Marketing your pages; 10.12 Basic considerations of Web page/Web site design; 10.13 Online sources of information on Web page compilation and design; Notes; 11 Miscellaneous computing matters; 11 .1 Keyboard shortcuts; 11 .2 Viruses; 11.3 Frames, bookmarking, and URLs; 11.4 Clearing your tracks: your PC and personal privacy; 11.5 Downloading, installing, and uninstalling software; 11.6 Creating a folder.
11.7 Web references: computers and InternetNote; 12 Browser features and customisation; 12.1 Home page; 12.2 Links toolbar buttons; 12.3 Adding the Google toolbar to IE; 12.4 Saving files with the browser; 12.5 Bookmarks/Favorites; 12.6 Saving Bookmarks and Favorites; Notes; Glossary; Index.
Summary Law on the Web is ideal for anyone who wants to access Law Internet resources quickly and efficiently without becoming an IT expert. The emphasis throughout is on the location of high quality law Internet resources for learning, teaching and research, from among the billions of publicly accessible Web pages. The book is structured so that it will be found useful by both beginners and intermediate level users, and be of continuing use over the course of higher education studies. In addition to extensive coverage on locating files and Web sites, Part III provides a substantial and annotated list o.
ISBN 9781317904700 (electronic bk.)
1317904702 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 891589699
Additional Format Print version: Stein, S.D. (Stuart D.). Law on the Web 0130605719 (OCoLC)51528639

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