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Legal Resources: Finding

This guide provides information on resources in law and legislation at the state, federal, and international level.

Finding Articles and Legal Codes

NOTE:  LexisNexis Academic is by far the most important legal database, and includes state and federal legal codes, legal case information, and law review articles.  Click on the database title to search it.  Congressional Universe has a great depth of information on the U.S. Congress.  The other databases do not contain legal materials but include articles on legal topics.  Click the "i" button beside a database name to see its description.  To learn how to cite the sources found in LexisNexis Academic, use their Citing Resources guide.