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Criminal Justice Research Guide

Advanced Search in Nexis Uni: Criminal Justice

From the Nexis Uni Home: Criminal Justice homepage, click the Advanced Search link. The landing page shows your advanced search options. 
From the content type tabs choose Legal. Choose the sub-content type from the list of options that appear. Watch the videos about finding laws and finding law reviews (below) to learn how to narrow your search.
Enter your search term or phrase in the search box.

Use Nexis Uni to Search for Public Laws

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Law Citations from Nexis Uni

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How to Search for Law Reviews in LexisNexis, (Nexis Uni)

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Nexis Uni for Cases

To look up Cases, use the Advanced link below the main search box.

To look up CASES, use the ADVANCED link below the main search box.


On the Advanced screen, choose to Select a specific content type and select Cases


On the ADVANCED screen, choose to Select a specific content type and select Cases


Add search terms and run the search.


Add search terms and run the search.

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To be more precise, you can search within specific fields. Party Name is a good way to narrow your search.


To be more precise, you can search within specific fields. Party Name is a good way to narrow your search.

 


The next page contains case citations and links to full text. information about Shepardizing the case is on the sub-page in this guide.


 

The next page contains case citations and links to full text. information about Shepardizing the case is on the sub-page in this guide.