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Identifies, describes, and evaluates some 900 sites on the World Wide Web that offer legal and governmental information at the local, state, federal, and international levels. Covers such sources as meta indexes, Presidential documents, Census Bureau data, legal encyclopedias, citation manuals, congressional directories, and online law journals. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781555703066
  • Publisher: Neal-Schuman Publishers
  • Publication date: 1/28/1998
  • Series: Neal-Schuman Netguide Ser.
  • Pages: 516
  • Product dimensions: 8.54 (w) x 11.06 (h) x 1.29 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures vii
Preface xi
Chapter 1 The Nature of Legal Information on the Internet 1
Sources of the Law 3
The Characteristics of Legal Information Sources and Internet Access 3
Chapter 2 Guides and Meta-Indexes to Legal Information Sources on the Internet 7
Legal Information Guides and Pathfinders on the Internet 7
Legal and Government Information Search Engines, Meta-Indexes, and Directories 16
Legal Search Engines 17
Meta-Indexes and Directories 19
Chandler's Best Bets for Legal Information Guides, Search Engines, Meta-Indexes, and Directories 39
Chapter 3 Legal Information Resources: Judicial Law 45
Judicial Resources: Federal and State Case Law 45
Components of a Published Court Decision 45
United States Court System 46
Internet Access to Federal and State Court Decisions 47
United States Federal Multi-Court Decision Sites 48
Supreme Court Case Law 57
Supreme Court Case Decisions 58
Historic Supreme Court Decision Sites 58
Supreme Court Decisions Databases 59
Electronic Mail Access for Supreme Court Decisions 62
Supreme Court Oral Arguments 64
U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals Decisions 65
Online Access to Federal Appellate Court Reports 65
WWW Addresses for the Thirteen Judicial Circuit Courts of Appeals 69
Federal District Court Cases 74
District Court Case Sites 75
Specialized Federal Courts Case Law 76
Federal Court Rules and Procedures 79
District Court Rules 80
State Case Law Reports 83
Multiple State Case Law Sites 83
State Court Opinion Sites on the Internet 92
Chandler's Best Bets for Federal and State Case Law 122
Chapter 4 Gpo Access and Meta-Indexes to Government Information Sources on the Internet 127
GPO Access 128
Federal Information Dissemination for Electronic Access 128
Federal Locator Service 130
GILS--Pointer Recorder 136
GILS--Pathway Records 136
GPO Access--GILS Database Search Engine 138
Federal Bulletin Board Service 138
Online Interactive Service 139
List of Databases Online via GPO Access 140
Federal Depository Library Access 143
Federal Depository Library Program 144
Federal Depository Library Gateways for Free Public Use 149
Government Information Sources--Guides and Meta-Indexes 151
Guides and Directories for Government Information 151
Chandler's Best Bets for Government Information 161
Chapter 5 Federal and State Legislative Information Sources 167
Federal Constitution 167
Historical Texts of the U.S. Constitution 171
U.S. Constitution--Translations 173
State Constitutions 174
Multi-State State Constitution Sites 174
State Constitutions 176
Legislative and Statutory Resources 196
Federal, State, and Local Laws and Codes 196
Congressional Documents 197
Congressional Servers 198
Legislative Information Sites 202
Congressional Reports 209
Legislative History 211
Session Laws 212
Codification of Federal Statutes 216
State Laws and Codes 221
Uniform State Laws 221
Multi-State State Law Sites 224
State Statutory and Legislative Information Sources 229
Municipal Laws and Codes 282
Chandler's Best Bets for Legislative Information 284
Chapter 6 Federal and State Administrative Law Resources 291
Guides to Administrative and Regulatory Information Sites 292
Federal Register Internet Sites 294
Unified Agenda 296
Code of Federal Regulations Internet Sites 298
Multi-State Internet Sites for Regulatory and Administrative Information 302
State Regulatory and Administrative Information Sources 306
Presidential Documents and Information Resources 315
Presidential Documents--The White House 316
Executive Orders 317
Other Sites for Presidential Information 320
Presidential Agencies 320
Federal Government Departments and Independent Agencies 321
Guides and Directories to Federal Departments and Agencies 322
Federal Administrative Departments and Regulatory Agencies 329
Independent Regulatory Agencies 344
Decisions of Federal Administrative Agencies 353
State Government Departments and Agencies Information Sources 355
Chandler's Best Bets for Administrative, Regulatory, and Executive Branch Information Resources--Federal and State Administrative Law Resources 372
Chapter 7 Secondary Reference Sources for Legal and Government Information 379
Legal Citation Manuals 379
Legal Encyclopedias 381
Legal Dictionaries and World Books 382
Legal Directories 385
Attorney and Court Directories 385
Law Firm Directories 392
Law School Directories 394
Directories of Experts 401
Bar Association Sites and Directories 404
Biographical Information 405
Law Journals, Reviews, and Newspapers--Guides or Directories to Electronic Periodicals--Law Journals, Law Reviews, and Newspapers 406
Keeping Up with Legal Resources on the Internet 409
Legal Newspapers 410
Topical Law Information Resources--Guides, Pathfinders, and Directories to Topical Law 412
Government Information Secondary Sources 418
Government Manuals, Handbooks, Guides, and Catalogs 418
Government Dictionaries and Glossaries 424
Congressional and Government Directories 424
Congressional Directories 425
Federal Government Directories 432
State Government Information 434
International Legal Information Resources 434
Guides to Foreign and International Law 434
Guides to Foreign Countries 441
Foreign and International Constitutions 444
Foreign and International Case Law 446
Treaties, Agreements, and International Conventions 449
Foreign and International Laws or Statutes 452
International Legal Journals and Periodicals 454
International Organizations 454
Guides and Directories to International Organizations 455
International Government Organization Sites 458
Chandler's Best Bets for Secondary Reference Sources for Legal and Government Information 462
Endnotes 481
General Index 485
Web Site Index 497
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