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How do I Locate Law Journal Articles?: 2. Abbreviations

Guide to locating law journal articles within the Library's collection.

How do you know what the abbreviation stands for?


Check the abbreviation using a tool called the Cardiff Index to Legal AbbreviationsThis is a free online resource maintained by Cardiff University.


How do I use Cardiff Index?

  1.  Search by Abbreviation and enter the abbreviation you want to check (for example, SAcLJ).


  1. The result list will give you the full journal title.


  1. Now you know the journal title is the Singapore Academy of Law Journal.
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