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Public Interest Law Research and Career Resources


Public interest work furthers the needs of the general public using the legal process through the representation of individuals and organizations who might otherwise be unrepresented. This guide provides an overview of public interest law research resources and career resources. Research resources include the WVU Law Library's Public Interest Law Collection, journals, databases, and a bibliography of articles on public interest research methods. Career resources include job search centers, organizations, WVU Law public interest concentration and programming information, and a bibliography of articles on public interest careers.

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Current Featured Titles from Public Interest Law Collection:

Browse current featured titles from the WVU Law Library's Public Interest Law Collection below, which encompasses works on public interest law, theory, practice, and careers.