Top 5 Law & Society Resources

The links below represent the top five research sources in your discipline, as selected by the UCSD Library. Need help with your research? Ask a librarian!

Westlaw Campus [UCSD Only]
Full text access to federal and state court cases, laws and regulations; legal periodicals and encyclopedias; European Union legal documents; and legal guides and information for pre-law students. [Full Description]

LexisNexis Academic [UCSD Only]
Best source for locating court cases, laws, scholarly articles on law, and legal news. Also contains the full text of U.S. and international newspapers and other news sources. [Full Description]

ProQuest Congressional [UCSD Only]
Find U.S. legislative information, including bills and pending legislation, legislative history, hearings, testimony, reports, documents, Congressional Record, public laws, etc. [Full Description]

Government Printing Office (GPO Access)
Find laws, cases, agency reports and other documents published by the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches of the U.S. Federal government.

THOMAS: Legislative Information on the Internet
A comprehensive web site maintained by the Library of Congress for investigating recent legislation. Legislative information includes: House and Senate bills, legislative histories, congressional reports, congressional record; and public laws.

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