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Law and Basic Legal Research: Home

A legal studies subject guide for non-law students.

Loyola University Chicago School of Law Library

The Loyola Law Library, its Web site and LibGuides are an excellent resource for Loyola University Chicago students needing access to advanced legal research tools, tips, and resources.

Introduction

This subject guide to basic legal research is a work-in-progress.  Please return often to see updates and changes, and feel free to suggest additions and links in the "Submit a Link" box at the left-hand side of this page.

For more in-depth legal research information you may also want to consult the Loyola Univeristy Chicago Law Library Subject guides: http://lawlibguides.luc.edu/

 

HEINonline

Provided by the Loyola University Law Library, HEINoline offers access to many U.S. government materials: Congressional documents, treaties, and legislative histories; Executive branch publications; Supreme Court reports, and the U.S. Statues at Law.

Lexis-Nexis Academic

Researchers can quickly and easily search full-text documents from over 17,000 credible sources of information and pinpoint relevant information for a wide range of academic research projects. - See more at: http://www.lexisnexis.com/en-us/products/lexisnexis-academic.page#sthash.NsbAKV6t.dpuf
Researchers can quickly and easily search full-text documents from over 17,000 credible sources of information and pinpoint relevant information for a wide range of academic research projects. - See more at: http://www.lexisnexis.com/en-us/products/lexisnexis-academic.page#sthash.NsbAKV6t.dpuf
Researchers can quickly and easily search full-text documents from over 17,000 credible sources of information and pinpoint relevant information for a wide range of academic research projects. - See more at: http://www.lexisnexis.com/en-us/products/lexisnexis-academic.page#sthash.NsbAKV6t.dpuf

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