Subject and alphabetical list of ASLS Law Library's Online Legal Resources
Last Updated: Mar 27, 2017
- Arizona State Legislature
Provides free access to Arizona Revised Statutes, current and historical bill information, session laws, live proceedings, information on legislators and the legislative process.
- Century of Lawmaking
A part of the American Memory database which focuses on historical lawmaking in the United States. A project of the Library of Congress, this site provides access to the Statutes at Large, as well as the United State Congressional Serial Set (House and Senate Documents and House and Senate reports), and the American State Papers.
- Compilations of Legislative Histories of Selected U.S. Laws on the Internet: Free Sources
Organized by popular name listing and public law number listing. Site also provides link to Federal Legislative History Research: A Practitioner's Guide.
Congress.gov is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information. The site provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public. It is presented by the Library of Congress (LOC) using data from the Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Office of the Secretary of the Senate, the Government Publishing Office, Congressional Budget Office, and the LOC's Congressional Research Service.
- FDsys (Federal Digital System)
FDsys contains the full text of some of the most frequently used government information. Includes official publications from all 3 branches of the U.S. government including: Federal Register, U.S. Code, court opinions, congressional hearings and Presidential documents.
- Session Laws Library
This Hein library contains the session laws of all 50 U.S. states as well as Canada, Australia, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and the D.C. Register. All states are current within 60 days of the printed publication, and all states are available back to inception! For Help go to Hein Online Help and Training
- State Statutes: a historical archive
Part of HeinOnline, this collection includes superseded state statutes for all fifty states. Search the statutes by state, date, description and text. Coverage goes back until 1717. For Help go to Hein Online Help and Training
- U.S. Congressional Documents
This Hein collection features the complete Congressional Record Bound version, as well as the daily version back to 1980. It also includes the three predecessor titles: Annals of Congress (1789-1824), Register of Debates (1824-1837) Congressional Globe (1833-1873), and Congressional Hearings (1927-2015), as well as other important congressional material. Using the Daily-to-Bound Locator Tool, you can quickly find a page in the Bound volume from the Daily edition.For Help go to Hein Online Help and Training
- U.S. Federal Legislative History Library
In addition to the inclusion of comprehensive federal legislative histories published by the U.S. GPO and private publishers, this HeinOnline library also includes a unique finding aid based on Nancy Johnson's award-winning work, Sources of Compiled Legislative Histories. Researchers should begin their U.S. federal legislative history research with this finding aid, which often includes references to law review articles on-point to a particular legislative history.