Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

Law Library

Internet Legal Sites

Legal Search Engines, Directories, and Indexes

  • AltLaw: a joint project of Columbia Law School and University of Colorado Law School, is a free, full-text searchable database of Supreme Court and Federal Appellate case reports. It includes U.S. Supreme Court cases from 1759 to present and U.S. Courts of Appeals cases beginning with the 1940s for most circuits, and more cases are added every day.
  • American Law Sources Online (ALSO): A free, “one-stop shopping” resource which provides free cite retrieval, browsing options, and direct links to statutory, case law, administrative, court, municipal, and other legal information resources for the United States (federal, state, local, and territorial), Mexico, and Canada.
  • CataLaw: Meta-Index of Law and Government 
  • FindLaw: Includes LawCrawler legal search engine, subscribe to Email lists of law journals, abstracts, and articles in your area of interest.
  • GSU College of Law: Meta-Index for U.S. Legal Research
  • Legal information on numerous legal topics, including free case law, codes, regulations, legal articles, legal blog databases, federal filings, and regulations tracker. Includes all U.S. Supreme Court opinions, U.S. Court of Appeals opinions since 1950, and U.S. District Court opinions since 2004, as well as links to many other free resources.
  • Public Library of Law: free source for finding cases and other legal materials. It has cases from the U.S. Supreme Court and Courts of Appeals; cases from all 50 states back to 1997; and links to federal and state statutes, regulations, court rules, and constitutions.
  • The U.S. Government's Official Web Portal
  • VersusLaw: Fee based collections of case law. Can search for case law citations but must subscribe to view full-text.

Legal Profession

Legal Forms

  • FindLaw: almost 8,000 state and federal court forms in pdf format.
  • LexisONE: Searchable resource with thousands of free legal forms available for download, as well as access to other legal information. Free, but requires registration.

General Law Sites

Subject Specific Sites

Arizona Information Sites

Government and Data Resources

State Information

Links to Law Schools and Law Library Catalogs

Foreign and International


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