For more information on how to search for annotated US Code, see the United States Legal Research Guide.
For more information on how to search for US federal legislation, see the United States Legal Research Guide. Note, the below acts are from the Legal Information Institute and may not be current.
Use Westlaw (previously Westlaw International) to find codified and more up to date versions of the acts. Click on 'Federal Materials' and select 'United States Code Annotated'. The annotated version provides valuable section by section commentary.
For more information on how to search for US state legislation, see the United States Legal Research Guide.
For an introduction to finding US cases, see the United States Legal Research Guide.
Use case citators to find subsequent cases that have considered your case, parallel citations, litigation history, and related secondary legal materials.
Most journal articles will be found online. Search the Law Library's journal articles databases to find articles related to U.S. legal topics. The listed databases below are the best ones for finding articles related to U.S. legal research.
You can limit your results to Online Books only.
You also can search across various eBook platforms allowing you to search full text of books.
Please see the Law eBooks research guide for more information about searching eBook platforms.
Please note, the references provided are not exhaustive of all the inquiries, reports and guidelines of the competition authorities in the United States.