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Free Web Resources: General Legal Resources

The librarians and staff have compiled the following collections of free online resources to help you with your research.

General Legal Resources

A directory that compiles numerous legal and governmental indexes into a meta-index that is searchable by topic and region.

A long-standing comprehensive legal directory.

Hieros Gamos
A well-established, commercial legal directory.

Law Library of Congress
The LLOC’s Guide to Law Online: a portal of internet sources of interest to legal researchers.

Lawyer Express
A valuable directory providing access to websites offering legal and world news, legal research sources, office tools, and diversions.

Legal Information Institute
A legal directory sponsored by Cornell Law School offering topical and geographical access to law-related sites as well as access to the U.S. Code, and the U.S. Supreme Court information.

A web journal providing legal & information professionals with current information on internet research and technology-related issues and resources.

Research Guides and Pathfinders (University of Minnesota)
Links to over 40 research guides and pathfinders by topical/practice area.

An exhaustive legal portal maintained by the Washburn School of Law.

Zimmerman’s Research Guides (LexisNexis)
An online encyclopedia for legal researchers.