Examples of useful subject terms to use in DELCAT and WorldCat Local.
A digest is an index to cases. It assists in identifying cases bearing on a specific point of law. The arrangement is by points of law. The Descriptive Word volumes help a layperson identify legal terminology.
The information in these reporters is included in LexisNexis Academic.
The "Legal Topics" search option searches the case headnotes, the section containing the points of law. The database offers Legal Reference materials which may help a layperson identify appropriate legal terms.
B.A., History. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 1973.
M.S., Library Science. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 1981.