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Books

Case Law

Databases

Coverage: Full text
Access to state and federal case law; codes and statutes; court documents; over 3.5 billion public records; business news, legal news, regional news etc.
User Guide
Coverage: Coverage varies (Full text)
LII is provided by the Cornell Law School and offers access to selected United States primary and secondary sources. These include Court opinions, Constitutional Law resources, subject guides, directories and special reference libraries.
Comprehensive database of primary and secondary legal research materials, including cases, statutes, and journal articles from a number of jurisdictions. Extensiveness of coverage differs between jurisdictions. Thomson Reuters Westlaw is powered by WestSearch™™, which searches across multiple content sets by jurisdiction providing more comprehensive and more relevant search results.
User Guide

Dictionaries

Also available on Westlaw using the US research tab.

Statutes

Congress.gov is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information.
The United States Code is a consolidation and codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the United States. This site allows the code to be searched.

Websites

List of low or no cost law websites, produced by Stanford University.
Produced by the Law Library of Congress.

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