Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Research Guides

Government Information: Legal

Information about the UI Library Federal Depository Library Collection

Supreme Court

Judicial Websites

Legal Documents

HEIN ONLINE (UI Affiliates Only)

  • U.S. Statutes at Large (1789-2011) - Can be searched also by Public Law Number or Chapter and Year of Enactment.
  • U.S. Code (1925-2012)
  • U.S. Supreme Court Library
    • U.S. Reports (1754-2009)
    • Slip Opinions (2002 to present)
    • Preliminary Reports (2002-2010)
  • Legal Classics
  • Intellectual Property Law Collection
  • State Session Laws Library (complete coverage from statehood to present)
  • Treaties and Agreements Library (current, expired, not-yet published)
  • U.S. Attorney General Opinions
  • Federal Agency Documents, Decisions, and Appeals

GovInfo

  • U.S. Statutes at Large (1951-2011)
  • U.S. Court Opinions (2004 to present)
  • U.S. Code (2004 to present)
  • Public and Private Laws (104th Congress, 1994 to present)

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

  • Searchable full-text of patents (1976 to present)
  • TIFF images of patents (1790 to present)
  • Patent filing information
  • Trademark search (pending and registered)
  • Trademark filing information