Jurist: Legal News and Research
Welcome to UMass Amherst Libraries Law and Legal Studies Research Guide.
This guide is intended to assist you in understanding the legal system, and in finding resources relevant to your research. It includes information and links for primary sources (constitutions, legislation, and regulations; court and tribunal decisions), secondary sources (encyclopedias and dictionaries; law review and journal articles; treatises, monographs, and dissertations; web sites and blogs) and tertiary sources (databases and bibliographies) in the law.
Additional assistance is available from your Law and Public Policy Librarian or at the reference desk.
5th floor law collection floor plan
Please note that print legal materials will be moved to the 6th floor by the end of summer 2017.