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General Secondary Sources Online
Other Education Resources
Snell Library's guide to Education resources is a portal to researching non-legal issues in education using resources available through Northeastern's main campus library.
Education Law is a complex legal field, with a heavy intermingling of federal and state law. Starting with a good secondary source, like those listed on this page, will provide you the background you need to create a thorough research plan on the topic.
Secondary Sources in Print
American Public School Law by
Call Number: KF4119 .A758 2012
Publication Date: 2011
This is closer to a school textbook than to a treatise, but it does have explanatory material for every topic covered.
Education Law by
Call Number: KF4119 .E275 1984
Publication Date: Last updated July 2013
This is the most comprehensive treatment of education law available. It is also available on Lexis Advance.
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