Subject and alphabetical list of ASLS Law Library's Online Legal Resources
Last Updated: Mar 7, 2017
- Legal Information Institute (Cornell)
The LII publishes free electronic versions of core materials in numerous areas of the law. They range from the Constitution to the U.S. Code, from Supreme Court decisions to the Code of Federal Regulations to state, foreign and international law and a legal encyclopedia.
- Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases
Part of HeinOnline, The American Bar Association's Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases is a publication that provides comprehensive expert analysis of all cases argued before the Supreme Court prior to the arguments. A subscription to this online publication includes eight issues annually. Issues 1-7 summarize the Court's seven argument sessions from October through April. Issue 8, which is published subsequent to the close of the Court's term at the end of June, reviews the entire term using statistics, charts, essays, and case summaries.
- Public Library of Law
PLoL is one of the largest free law libraries in the world, assembling law available for free scattered across many different sites -- all in one place. PLoL is a great starting place to find freely available law resources on the Web.
- Supreme Court Database
This database was created for researchers, journalists, citizens, and students interested in the United States Supreme Court. For each case decided by the Court between the years 1946 and 2012, this database contains over two hundred pieces of information, including the identity of the lower court whose decision the Supreme Court reviewed, the parties to the action, the laws considered, and the votes of each of the Justices.
- U.S. Supreme Court Library
This HeinOnline collection provides complete coverage of the official U.S. Reports bound volumes as well as preliminary prints, slip opinions, and books and periodicals related to the U.S. Supreme Court are included in this library.
- United States Supreme Court
The official web site for the Supreme Court of the United States. This site is a source for information about the Supreme Court Cases, Oral Arguments, Opinions, Orders, Dockets, Supreme Court history, and visitor information.
- Washlaw Web
WashLaw Web provides users with links to law-related state, federal and international/foreign materials on the Internet. All links on WashLaw Web are maintained by staff members of the Washburn University School of Law Library.