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LEGAL COLLECTION MANAGEMENT FOR EFFECTIVE LEGAL RESEARCH IN THE PHILIPPINES by Milagros Santos-Ong ( .) Director, Library Services Supreme Court of the Philippines
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LEGAL COLLECTION MANAGEMENT Policy 1. Define what one needs 2. Acquire these materials 3. Maximize access to these materials 4. Maintain and preserve them
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LEGAL COLLECTION 1. Primary or prescribed information - SOURCES OF LAW 2. Secondary materials - Annotations, Commentaries and Treatises of law -- Philippine Legal Information Resources and Citations ( Philippines_Part2.htm ) .
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Legal research vary according to the country and the legal system Jacobstein, J. Myron & R.M. Mersky Fundamentals of Legal Research, 8th ed. (Foundation Press, 2002) p. 1.
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PHILIPPINE LEGAL SYSTEM UNIQUE BLEND of : 1. CIVIL LAW (Roman) - Spain 2. COMMON LAW (Anglo- American) United States 3. MUSLIM (Islamic) LAW and 4. INDIGENEOUS LAW
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SOURCES OF LAW 1900- Present 1.
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