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Legal Research - Lafayette: Home

This site provides resources and links for information on finding basic legal information inclding court cases, state ad federal legislation and statutes, etc.

Welcome

 

Welcome to Ivy Tech Community College LibGuides. This guide is one of a collection of subject guides based on a program or specific course offered at Ivy Tech Community College - Lafayette Region. It will help you locate information for research and general course assignments.

This is a selective listing of resources and should be supplemented through interaction with your instructors and the college library staff.

  •  Library Information Desk -  765-269-5389

 

Ivy Tech Programs

Ivy Tech Community College Lafayette campus has two programs directly related to the legal profession. The Lafayette campus offers Criminal Justice and Paralegal Studies.

Criminal Justice professionals are found in a wide variety of both public and private criminal justice facilities and service providers. They can be found in law enforcement agencies, correctional facilities and programs, advocacy programs, and other human service agencies. Associate of Science degree is transferable to Indiana University and Indiana State University. For program information see: Criminal Justice

Paralegals
help attorneys prepare for meetings, hearings and trials. They perform research of legal resources, both printed and online, and prepare written reports. Maintaining client files, preparing drafts of various legal papers, filing court documents and retrieving information are also important duties of a paralegal. For program information see: Paralegal Studies

Subject Guide

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Cindy Mitchell
Contact:
Campus Library

3101 South Creasy Lane

Lafayette, IN 47905

765-269-5381