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Beginning researchers often ask, "How do I know when I'm done?"
This is a legitimate question because legal research can send you down many rabbit holes with seemingly endless resources to sort through. The University of San Francisco School of Law put together a wonderful research guide on point.
Here are a few good indicators that you've reached the end of your research project:
What if you're not finding authorities that address your research issue?
If research hasn't yielded any results after 30-45 minutes, it may be time to reevaluate your research strategy. Think comprehensively and creatively. Research broader rules, analogous facts or doctrines, and⁄or the law of other jurisdictions.
Make sure you are:
Consult a librarian.