The primary goal of this new edition of A Guide to Legal Research in Virginia is to expand coverage in several chapters and to add a new chapter covering legal ethics materials. This edition also notes changes in the URLs for many Virginia government websites. Most of these changes are likely based on changes in administrations and technological upgrades. The researcher should be aware that there is a lack of consistency among Virginia government web addresses. Changes in the operation and coverage of the major legal databases are noted where appropriate. Today, Virginia practitioners have a wide variety of resources, both print and online, available to help them with their research needs. This edition will help researchers use these resources in a more efficient manner.

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This book was edited by Joyce Manna Janto, who also contributed the chapter on Legal Ethics. Other chapters were contributed by Alexis Fetzer Sharp, Kathleen Klepfer, and Roger V. Skalbeck.

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