Research > Online Resources > Law

 

  • American Law Sources Online (ALSO) – An extensive compilation of links to freely available sites on U.S., Canadian, and Mexican law sources including: cases, statues, commentary, law reviews, practice aids, court information, and official forms.
  • Dupage County Bar Association – Legal services and lawyer referral.
  • FindLaw – Popular, easily navigable site that offers a mix of cases, statutes, news, and legal directories.
  • Free Legal Forms (Illinois) – This legal resource center is available in English and Spanish, and also provides links to other legal document sites.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library – Access to more than 380 electronic reference titles — eBooks — in health, medicine, science, art, history, business, biography and more. This online resource is available remotely, 24/7 to Warrenville Library cardholders. You will need your Warrenville library card number and 4-digit pin number to access the database.
  • Gavel2gavel – Provides free legal research and governmental resources including access to free legal forms, case law, court rulings, state laws, and legal issues.
  • Hieros Gamos – Rich site of legal directories from around the world, as well as news, guides, and legal reference material.
  • Illinois Administrative Code – Full text of the Code from the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules, searchable by keyword and code title.
  • Illinois Statutes / Laws / Pending Legislation – Illinois State Government Documents Library website. Search the library catalog or access other useful resources.
  • Law Moose – World Legal Resource Center – LawMoose's World Legal Resource Center Search Engine features a specialty search engine indexing a selection of valuable legal research sites.
  • Legal Information Reference Center – Contains over 310 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms. Many of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo. This database offers the everyday user the necessary tools and detailed “how-to” instructions to independently address a wide-range of legal issues including business law, financial planning, family law, property & real estate and rights & disputes.This online resource is available remotely, 24/7 to Warrenville Library cardholders. You will need your Warrenville library card number and 4-digit pin number to access the database.
  • LexisNexis.InfoPro – Includes Zimmerman’s Research Guide, an online encyclopedia for legal researchers.
  • Nolo’s Legal Dictionary – Find plain-English definitions for legal terms by browsing Nolo's Plain-English Law Dictionary.
  • THOMAS – From the Library of Congress, the definitive site for U.S. federal legislative information, bills, resolutions, committee information, congressional records, treaties, and presidential nominations.

 

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