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Online Resources: Frequently Used

Jerome Hall Law Library's subscription databases, selected Indiana University campus-wide databases, and free legal resources.

Frequently Used Resources

For a list of all resources, click the Law Library A to Z List of Databases


Legal Research Platforms

The following are the legal research platforms most frequently used by law faculty and students.

Core Legal Research 
Other Popular Legal Research Platforms

Three additional legal research platforms frequently sought by our faculty and students for their depth of coverage and their editorial content are:

E-Books & Study Aids

Frequently Used Multidisciplinary Platforms

These databases and websites are frequently used by our faculty and students for research across other disciplines.


IU Libraries Research Resources & Catalogs

IU Libraries Databases

For additional research platforms the IU Libraries subscribe to:

Library Catalogs

To search for books and other library content:

Access Symbols

 IU Bloomington: access restricted to Indiana University users or on on campus.

 Universal: open access to anyone 

 Password Protected: requires an individual password; for assistance contact a reference librarian.

 Law School Community: access restricted to law school users or on-site at the Law Library.

 US Government: open access to anyone

 Indiana: open access to anyone