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Last Updated: Jun 02, 2023     Views: 1300

Resources to assist with legal writing assignments and Bluebook Citations
  • The APUS Legal Studies Program Writing Guide was created by APUS faculty specifically with you in mind.  This guide will help you complete a range of legal writing assignments, like forum posts, exam essays, and case briefs. Additionally, included in the guide is a  Bluebook Hints page for model and example Bluebook citations.
Bluebook Access
  • If you are a book grant recipient and registered for courses that list The Bluebook as required, please e-mail Once you are verified as a registered student in a course that requires this resource and tuition has been paid, you will be emailed back an access code during the second week of class. The email will contain the link where you need to go to redeem the code for access to the text, along with instructions.
  • Students who do not receive the book grant will need to purchase access at  To determine your book grant status, please visit our book grant eligibility FAQ.


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