Allows users to search and read published opinions of U.S. state appellate and supreme court cases since 1950; U.S. federal district, appellate, tax and bankruptcy court cases since 1923; and U.S. Supreme Court cases since 1791. Includes journal and conference papers and scholarly articles available anywhere on the Internet. Also searches university digital repositories.
Legal Information Institute
Provides no-cost access to many U.S. primary federal legal sources, including the U.S. Code, U.S. Supreme Court opinions, the Uniform Commercial Code, the Code of Federal Regulations, the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, the Federal Rules of Evidence, the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure. LII's collection of state legal materials includes Internet-accessible sources of constitutions, statues, judicial opinions, and regulations.
Public Library of Law (PLoL)
Provides free access to all state supreme court and appellate court cases since 1997; statutes, constitutions, and court rules from all 50 states; regulations and administrative codes from selected states; all U.S. Supreme Court cases; cases from all federal circuit courts from 1950-present; the U.S. Code; the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations; and Federal Court Rules.
This gateway/portal site provides an organized arrangement of links to legal and law-related sources and materials. This site is organized in a directory format, and also includes government information.
Provides free case law, codes, regulations, dockets, forms, and other legal information.
Provides information on several legal subjects. Forms are available for purchase.
Call us at 734-764-9324
Text us at 734-329-5606
Email us at email@example.com. Emails are answered by Librarians during standard business hours, Monday-Friday. Patrons may expect a response within 1-2 business days for most emails.
Consult with us. Schedule an appointment to meet with a Reference Librarian.
Visit us at the Information Desk on Sub-1 for immediate in-person assistance. Open 8 am - midnight, Sunday-Thursday, and 8am - 10pm, Friday-Saturday*
The chat service is available to all of our patrons but is designed to meet the legal research needs of U-M students, staff, and faculty.
Chat is monitored from 1-7 pm Monday-Wednesday and 1-5 pm Thursday-Friday on days when class is in session.
*Excluding University holidays and semester breaks--check library hours for more information. The Building and library are available to law school community ONLY after 6 pm, and are closed to all but law school community on home football Saturdays.