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Guide to Legal Resources at the UTSA Libraries
Last Updated: Jun 15, 2016 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Law Reviews & Journals

LexisNexis Academic (UTSA subscription)

  • Law reviews & journals are an excellent start to exploring a legal topic.  
  • LexisNexis contains the full text of 450 law school reviews and law journals. Links are provided to the full text of the cases mentioned. 
  • Click on Search by Subject or Topic > Law Reviews to start searching.
  • Segment searching in the Summary field helps narrow your search.

Legal Collection (EBSCO) (UTSA subscription)

  • Full text access to over 250 law journals for information on current issues, studies, and legal trends.

    Legal Forms & Help
    Free government website:
    U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state, and local government web resources and services.  Search for Federal and State agency forms by agency including for taxes, social security, veterans' benefits, FEMA.

    Commonly Requested Legal Forms
    Texas State Law Library Research Guide listing sources for legal forms.
    Program of the Texas Legal Services Center (TLSC), a non-profit law office founded in 1977 to expand availability of legal services for low-income Texans.  

    Texas State Law Library Research Guides
    Topical guides compliled by reference librarians at the Texas State Law Library.

    Legal Forms Library (Gale)
    Legal documents in Word format for Texas and all 50 states. Includes descriptions on use of each form, definitions, legal Q&A. Information continuously updated to reflect latest state laws.


      LexisNexis Academic

      LexisNexis Academic  (UTSA subscription)
      State and Federal (Supreme Court, U.S. Appellate, U.S. District) case law decisions (no state trial courts, no jury trials); State and Federal Codes, Regulations and Constitutions; law reviews; Shepardizing; as well as extensive U.S. and int'l news and business sources.   Check Source Directory for complete list of available sources. Full Text  Class help sheet  See LexisNexis Wiki

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      Related Databases

      • ProQuest Congressional (UTSA subscription)  
        Access to full text information from and about the U.S. Congress: congressional publications; bill tracking and full text of bills; legislative histories; federal regulations; members and committees; voting records. Updated daily. (1789-current)
      • Criminal Justice Abstracts (UTSA subscription)
        Indexes and abstracts journal articles in criminology and related disciplines from 1968 to the present. Includes extensive coverage of books as well as reports from government and non-government agencies.
      • CCH IntelliConnect (UTSA subscription)
        Includes full text federal and state tax reporters, explanation and analysis, tax news, and primary source information such as the Internal Revenue Code, federal tax regulations, tax cases, and letter rulings. Full Text
      • CQ Almanac
        Provides analysis and data on major legislation and political dates during each Congressional session. 1945-present

      Government Documents Coordinator

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      Rita Wilson
      Contact Info
      UTSA Library -- Main Campus
      One UTSA Circle
      San Antonio, Texas 78249
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      Other Guides of Interest

      Criminal Justice 
      UTSA Libraries Research Guide

      Cornell Law School: Legal Information Institute

      Jurist: The Legal Education Network at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law

      WashLaw: Washburn University School of Law


      FindLaw Texas


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