Law Library Research Guides

Law Library Research Guides

Written by our Librarians, these guides will help you in your research.

View a listing of our guides on the Libguides homepage.

General Library and Research

Call Number Cheat Sheet by Lisa Spar

Court Records and Briefs updated by Shikha Gupta Joseph

Finding Books updated by Kevin Shelton

Forms updated by Mary Godfrey-Rickards

Journal Cite Checking by Mary Godfrey-Rickards

Law Library Webcasts of Law Library sessions

1L Law Library Survival Guide updated by Lisa Spar

Paper Writing Resources updated by Lisa Spar

Quick Preemption Check by Lisa Spar

Recommended Legal Treatises by Toni Aiello

Sources of the Law by Lisa Spar

Study Guides updated by Lisa Spar

United States Law

U.S. Government Information on the Web updated by Kevin Shelton

U.S. Treaties by Patricia Kasting


Consumer Law Resources: A Guide by Toni Aiello

Environmental Law & Due Diligence by Shikha Gupta Joseph

Federal Tax Research by Lisa Spar

Global Climate Change and U.S. Law by Shikha Gupta Joseph

Health Law/Medicine/Bioethics:  Selected Sources by Toni Aiello

Housing Clinic Research by Lisa Spar

LGBT Legal Research by Patricia Kasting

Lawyer Malpractice by Lisa Spar

Legal Ethics updated by Shikha Gupta Joseph

Foreign and International

Beginner’s Guide to International Family Law by Lisa Spar

Foreign / Comparative & International Law Resources by Patricia Kasting