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Extras - Short Takes: 50 Recommended Links for Legal Researchers

By Sabrina I. Pacifici, Published on September 1, 2002

Sabrina I. Pacifici is the Founder, Editor, Publisher and Web Manager of LLRX.com (est. in 1996).  For over two decades, Sabrina has been a law library director and legal researcher, and a legal newsletter editor/publisher and  legal technologist since 1989.
 

Search Engines

AllTheWeb:  http://www.alltheweb.com/

Google:  http://www.google.com

Teoma: http://www.teoma.com/

Vivisimo:  http://vivisimo.com/


Search Engine Tools

AlltheWeb:  Advanced Search: http://www.alltheweb.com/advanced

Google Advanced Search: http://www.google.com/advanced_search?hl=en

Google Toolbar:  http://toolbar.google.com/

UltraBar:  http://www.ultrabar.com/


Search Engine Resources

Pandia: http://www.pandia.com/

Search Engine Guide: http://www.searchengineguide.com/

Search Engine Watch:  http://searchenginewatch.com/


Legal News

How Appealing:  http://appellateblog.blogspot.com/

Law.com:  http://www.law.com

Law Blawgs: http://radio.weblogs.com/0104634/outlines/Law%20Blogs.html

LLRX Newstand:  http://www.llrx.com/newstand

 

Competitive Intelligence

C-Span:  http://www.c-span.org/

Newsisfree.com:  http://www.newsisfree.com

NewsTrove.com:  http://www.newstrove.com

Profusion: http://www.profusion.com/

Rocketnews:  http://www.rocketnews.com

Yahoo!: http://dailynews.yahoo.com

 

Tech News

CNet:  http://news.com

Federal Computer Week: http://www.fcw.com

GovTech Net:  http://www.govtech.net  

Government Computer News:  http://www.gcn.com

LLRX Buzz:  http://www.llrx.com/cgi-bin/llrx.cgi?function=browsecol2&id=6

PC World:  http://www.pcworld.com

Slashdot: http://slashdot.org

ZDNet:  http://www.zdnet.com

 

Government Information and Documents

GPO Access:  http://www.access.gpo.gov/su_docs/

Thomas:  http://thomas.loc.gov

FirstGov:  http://www.firstgov.gov/

 

People/Asset Finder

Accurint:  http://www.accurint.com/  Pricing: http://www.accurint.com/price2.html

Craig Ball's Sample of Informal Discovery Links: http://www.craigball.com/hotlinks.html

 

Legal Resources

A Guide to the U.S. Federal Legal System: Web-Based Publicly Accessible Sources: http://www.llrx.com/features/us_fed2.htm

Zimmerman's Guide - An Online Encyclopedia for Legal Researchers: http://www.llrx.com/guide/index.htm

Court Rules, Forms and Dockets: http://www.llrx.com/courtrules/

Jurist:  http://jurist.law.pitt.edu/

Legal Information Institute, Cornell University, http://www.law.cornell.edu/

LexisOne:  http://www.lexisone.com

 

9-11 Related Legislation, Terrorism & Homeland Security

LLRX 9-11-2001 News & Legal Resources:  http://www.llrx.com/newstand/wtc.htm

 

State and Federal Legislation

LII's Focus on State Law: http://wwwsecure.law.cornell.edu/background/states/

LLRX Resource Center on State/Federal Legislation: http://www.llrx.com/resources7.htm

 

Legal and Law Related Listservers

ABA Discussion Group Catalog: http://www.abanet.org/discussions/

Law Lists:  http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/~llou/lawlists/lawlists.txt

 

Back to the Future

The Internet Archive:  http://www.archive.org/index.html

 

Miscellaneous

Electronic Journal Miner:  http://ejournal.coalliance.org/

Purportal: http://www.purportal.com/

U.S. Newspaper List: http://www.usnpl.com/

Where to do Research: http://www.wheretodoresearch.com/