Information Institute at Cornell
Arguably the premier site for legal information on the web, this
site combines archives of full-text legal material with a well-organized
directory of links to legal resources elsewhere on the Internet.
This site is well known for its collection of U.S. Supreme Court
decisions since 1990, recent decisions of the N.Y. Court of Appeals,
the U.S. Constitution, the U.S. Code, the Model Rules of Professional
Conduct, and many uniform laws and treaties.
WEB at Washburn University
Washburn University is
a major player in the delivery of online legal resources. This site
is well known for the broad range of categories or legal topics
that link to an assortment of online legal information.
and Organizations' Sites
Casemaker - Colorado Bar Association
A comprehensive online legal research library and search engine that is available only to Colorado Bar Association members. This powerful research tool provides CBA members with free and unlimited access to a wealth of legal research materials, including both state and federal case law, statutes, regulations and much more.
Conference of State Legislatures
This site contains information
gleaned from the home pages and websites of the fifty state legislatures,
the District of Columbia and the Territories. You can select to
view specific website content materials (such as, bills, press rooms,
statutes) from all states, one state or a selected list of states.
NCSL Mission Statement:
As NCSL enters its
next quarter century of service to legislatures, we are committed
to helping you advance your ideas.
- To improve the quality
and effectiveness of state legislatures;
- To promote policy
innovation and communication among state legislatures;
- To ensure state
legislatures a strong, cohesive voice in the federal system
This site has information
about the ABA's divisions, ABA publications, and events and programs
sponsored by the ABA.
MegaLaw.com was founded
as a collaboration between two attorneys and a software engineering/website
and Publishers' Sites
Findlaw combines a vast
directory of sites, a law-oriented web search engine (LawCrawler),
a full text library of caselaw, and a variety of communication forums,
such as message boards, free individual web sites, and free e-mail.
LawCrawler allows users to do simple Boolean searches in law related
resources. FindLaw provides the most complete free database of U.S.
Supreme Court opinions on the web, going back to 1906. Researchers
can use FindLaw to do full-text searches of law reviews and journals
that are available on the Internet.
LexisNexis Communities Portal
This new site bills itself
as a site that brings together affordable tools, references, and
resources to manage life as a lawyer including: research, client
development, practice management, professional development, and
lifestyle resources. You have to register by agreeing to their terms
and then filling out a form. Registration is free at this point.
Law Students - Library
Materials include State Professional Library and the National Collection
which are organized by Case Law, Statutes and Acts, Administrative
Code/Regulations, Court Rules, Other Libraries (Attorney General
Opinions, Ethics Opinions, Jury Instructions) and Bar/CLE Publications.
This site is a work in progress. Use with caution.
Legal Research Sites
Courts Home Page
Trial Lawyers Association
GPO Federal Digital System (FDsys)
Legal Research Starting Points
Law Sources Online
World Wide Web Virtual Library: Law at Indiana University
Legal Research Group
This site combines legal research resources with online community
resources, such as free home pages and law-related chat rooms.
Library Catalog Listings from Washlaw
Law Library of Congress
for Legal Research at Georgia State University College of Law
Federation of Paralegals
Wide Legal Information Association
Legal News and Research
CNN Law Center
The Race to the Bottom
Law Jobs Page
Legal Employment Search Site
Bar Exams and Admissions Page
Conference of Bar Examiners
Bar Review Courses
Humor and Fun
and Popular Culture - Tarlton Law Library at the University of Texas
'Lectric Law Library's Rubber Room
and Lexis User Guides