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LAW 360 v07 : Legal Research Skills for Practice

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Druthers submitted by: ROJ2
Summer 2020
JD Adjunct
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ROJ2 Jorgensen, Rachel
LAW 360 v07: Legal Research Skills for Practice
Legal Research Skills for Practice
Thursdays, 6:00-8:45 p.m.
5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, and 6/25
Take-Home Exam


Legal Practice: Writing and Analysis.


Students may not receive credit for both this course and Advanced Legal Research.

This course will be enrolled via waitlist.

FIRST CLASS ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY. Enrolled students must be in attendance at the start of the first class session in order to remain enrolled. Waitlisted students must be in attendance at the start of the first class session in order to remain eligible to be admitted off the waitlist.

Enrolled students will have until the beginning of the second class session to request a drop by contacting the Office of the Registrar; a student who no longer wishes to remain enrolled after the second class session begins will not be permitted to drop the class but may request a withdrawal from an academic advisor in the Office of Academic Affairs. Withdrawals are permitted up until the last class for this specific course.

Would you like to offer the Pass/Fail grading option?

Does this course qualify as a "simulation course"?

Is this course available to distance students?

Is this a mandatory Pass-Fail course?


Personal Information


Rachel Jorgensen is a Reference Librarian at the Williams Law Library.  Before coming to Georgetown, Professor Jorgensen was an academic reference librarian and professor, specializing in information literacy. 

Professor Jorgensen earned her MSLS at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her JD from the David A. Clarke School of Law.  She graduated from the University of Iowa with a degree in American Studies and Art History. 

Professor Jorgensen is active in the Law Librarians' Society of Washington, D.C. and in the American Association of Law Libraries.  Professor Jorgensen's research interests include the history of academic libraries.

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