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Citation Styles: Bluebook

A brief overview of citation styles often used in academic writing.

The Bluebook

The Bluebook is one of the premier legal styles used today.  While there are many different styles out there, the Bluebook tends to be the most taught and the most used in legal academia and practice.

Where to Get It

You can generally find The Bluebook in a library at call number KF245.B58.  You can purchase it directly from the publisher or your book retailer of choice.  

Official Bluebook Sources

Other Sites Describing Bluebook Style

Volokh Conspiracy Blog

A blog by one of the leading authorities on legal writing.  Regrettably, there does not appear to be a blog for Bluebook Citation.