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The Bluebook

This guide is intended to help NSU College of Law Students with legal citations

Getting Started

This guide is intended to assist NSU College of Law students understand how to cite correctly based on the 21st edition of the Bluebook issued June 2020 .

It is separated into Blue & White Pages:

Bluepages- Practitioner Legal Writing, Court Documents, and Legal Memoranda. 

Whitepages- Academic Legal Writing, Journals and Law Reviews. 

The Bluebook can be accessed in print or online. The Nova law library has print copies on reserve at the circulation desk. Contact an NSU law librarian ( - 954.262.6202) to learn how to access it electronically

Last Updated: September 16, 2021