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A Guide to The Bluebook: Home

This guide is intended to help users navigate The Bluebook, a uniform citation rule book for legal publishing.


Law students and those publishing in academic law journals use The Bluebook as a citation format rule book.  This guide is meant to introduce users to various resources to make using The Bluebook easier.

This guide includes:

Bluebook Resources - books and other resources that help to navigate and understand The Bluebook and its contents

Other Citation Formats - links to resources for other formats and descriptions of how they relate to Bluebook rules

Examples of Bluebook Citations - links to reputable publications that demonstrate The Bluebook's rules in use

Reference Librarian

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Brent Domann
Law College
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