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Subject: Law & Legal Research

Indian Claims Insight

Full text of Court of Claims and Indian Claims Commissions docket histories related. In addition to court documents docket histories also cite treaties, related congressional publications, and maps.

Law and Society since the Civil War

Papers from prominent jurists, lawyers, professors, and judges providing insight into high profile legal cases and behind-the-scenes views of the American legal system. 1858-1976.

Slavery and the Law

Digitized petitions on race, slavery and free blacks submitted to state legislatures and county courthouses from 1775-1867.

Gun Regulation and Legislation in America

Periodicals, scholarly articles, key compiled federal legislative histories, relevant congressional hearings, CRS (Congressional Research Service) Reports, and Supreme Court briefs.


Independently owned news organization focusing on energy and the environment in the U.S. Includes Greenwire only.


Links to official and ephemeral information issued by all branches of the U.S. Federal Government.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

Summaries of U.S. and International publications, including federal, state, and local government reports relating to criminal and juvenile justice and drug control. Links to full-text when available.

Westlaw Campus

Full-text access to law cases, federal and state, legal subject guides, law reviews, statutes and administrative materials, legislative materials and legal encyclopedias. Most data 1996- present. Cases go back to 1945, Federal Register back to 1980. Key search allows searching by Westlaw’s keynote system of indexing.

Old Bailey Online

Full text of the Old Bailey Proceedings from 1674 – 1913, detailing trials held at London’s central criminal court.