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Citing Sources & Citation Tools: Legal Citations

Legal Citation

The legal system uses an entirely different citation system than most academic writing. Below you will find links to help you learn how to read a citation and how to properly cite yourself. 

Citation Guides

The Indigo guide is a free alternative to the widely used Bluebook legal citation guide. The Indigo Book was created under the guidance of NYU copyright expert Professor Christopher Sprigman.*

* From WisBlawg at http://wisblawg.law.wisc.edu/2016/05/the-indigo-book-a-free-legal-citation-guide-based-on-the-bluebook/