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October 14, 2011

Bluebook Citing Black’s Law Dictionary on Westlaw

Filed under: Bluebook, Tips — uhlawlibrary @ 11:03 am

When citing Black’s Law Dictionary on Westlaw, The Bluebook citation looks like this:

Black’s Law Dictionary (9th ed. 2009), available at Westlaw BLACKS.

or

Black’s Law Dictionary (9th ed. 2009), available at Westlaw BLACKS.

If you use a book, you can eliminate the last 29 characters and put the page number in before (9th ed. 2009).

Black’s Law Dictionary 126 (9th ed. 2009).

or

Black’s Law Dictionary 126 (9th ed. 2009).

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