Basic Legal Sites

Internet Hotlist of Research Guides

Jurist:  The Legal Education Network

LLRX (Law Library Resource Xchange)

LLRX Meta Links

Virtual Chase

Legal Directories and Portals


ALSO (American Law Sources Online)

Criminal Justice Links



Internet Links for Lawyers (Steiner)

Katsuey's Legal Gateway

Legal Engine

Legal Express

Legal Information Institute (Cornell)

Legal Resources (NFPA)

Nations' Law Links


Rominger Legal

Tarlton Law Library: Legal Research on the Internet

Washlaw Web

Guides to Search Engines

Search Engine Watch


SearchIQ: Subject Guide to Search Engines

Search Engines



AltaVista Raging Search

Direct Hit




Google - Uncle Sam

Meta-Search and Specialty Search Engines

All-in-one Search

Law Crawler

Law Runner

Scirus (Science-related)




Northern Light


Query Server

E-Mail Bulletins

Findlaw Newsletters
Findlaw-SEC Filings (product recalls, class actions)

LII Staying Current with the U.S. Supreme Court

In-Site (Cornell Law Library)

ABA Site-tation



Court Directories and Resources

Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Statistics

Federal Judicial Center

Federal Judiciary Homepage

Guide to the Federal Legal System (LLRX)

National Center for State Courts

Villanova State Court Locater

Villanova Federal Court Locater

Court Rules, including local rules

LLRX Court Rules, Forms, & Dockets

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (LII)

Federal Rules of Evidence (LII)

Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure

Fifth Circuit Local Rules

Texas Rules of Appellate Procedure

Texas Rules of Evidence

Court Dockets

Legal Dockets Online


Researching Jury Verdicts in the Internet (LLRX)

Recent Civil Cases Filed in Federal District Court

Federal Courts

U.S. Supreme Court Official Site

U.S. Supreme Court (Cornell)

FindLaw: Supreme Court Database

FindLaw: Supreme Court Center

United States Supreme Court Monitor (

LII: U.S. Courts of Appeals

Fifth Circuit

Eastern District of Texas

Northern District of Texas

Southern District of Texas

Western District of Texas

Texas Courts

Texas Judiciary Online

Texas Appellate Index

Texas Supreme Court

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals

Amarillo Court of Appeals

Austin Court of Appeals

Beaumont Court of Appeals

Corpus Christi Court of Appeals

Dallas Court of Appeals

Eastland Court of Appeals

El Paso Court of Appeals

First Court of Appeals

Fort Worth Court of Appeals

Fourteenth Court of Appeals

San Antonio Court of Appeals

Texarkana Court of Appeals

Tyler Court of Appeals

Waco Court of Appeals

Caselaw on the Internet



National Law Library


Search Federal Circuit Court Opinions on the Internet (LII)


Federal Gateway

Guide to U.S. Federal Government Agencies

Federal Web Locater

Code of Federal Regulations

Federal Register

Federal Administrative Decisions & Other Actions (UVa)

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Department of Justice

Department of Labor

Environmental Protection Agency

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Internal Revenue Service

National Highway Traffic Safety Agency

State, including Texas

State Administrative Codes and Registers
Texas Agencies, Commissions, and Universities

Texas Attorney General

Texas Department of Insurance

Texas Secretary of State

Texas Administrative Code: List of Titles

Texas Register

Texas Register (UNT archive)


U.S. Code (LII)

THOMAS: U.S. Congress on the Internet

LLSDC:  Legislative Source Book (guide to federal legislative history)

United States House of Representatives

United States Senate

States Generally

National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws

National Conference of State Legislatures

State and Local Government on the Net (Piper)


Texas Statutes

Texas Legislature Online

Texas Legislative Reference Library (guide to Texas legislative history)

Municipal Codes

Codes of Ordinances (American Legal Publishing)

Municipal Code Corporation

Municipal Codes Online (Seattle Public Library)


Craig Ball's Informal Discovery Links

Search Systems Public Record Databases

Serve-em (process)

Finding People

How to Find People on the Net (Internet Lawyer)

People Finder Guide (Tyburski)

AOL White Pages



Yahoo People Search

Researching Companies

Tutorial: Company Information on the Web (Tyburski)

Locating Company Information on the Internet (LLRX)

10K Wizard

Big Charts (historical quotes)

CEO Express

Companies Online

Company Sleuth

Corporate Information

Hoover's Online

SEC Info

Thomas Register of American Manufacturers

Legal Forms

Find Forms

Legal Docs

U S Legal Forms

Finding Experts

Expert Witnesses, Private Investigators, and Legal Consultants (Washburn)

National Directory of Expert Witnesses

Expert Pages


Reference Materials

Acronym Finder

Acronym and Abbreviation Server

Avalon Project (documents in law, history, and diplomacy)

Bartleby (reference works)

Carl UnCover (multidisciplinary journals index)

City/County Locator

Currency Converter

Currency Exchange Rates

FBI Handbook of Forensic Services

Freeskills (tutorials) Consumer Insurance Guide

Introduction to Basic Legal Citation

Kelley Blue Book


National Automobile Dealers Association

New York Public Library Research Guides

On Line Dictionaries

One Look Dictionaries

Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards

Reference Manual on Scientific Evidence


Standards and Specifications Written by Scholarly Societies

Ten Thousand Year Calendar

Virtual Reference Desk

Xrefer (search 50 web-based reference works)

Zip Code Lookup

Medical Reference


How to Search for Medical Information

Researching Medical Literature on the Web (LLRX)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Library of Medicine (NLM)

NLM Pub Med

Medical Illustrations and Exhibits (Findlaw)

Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy

Associations, Professional Groups, Practice Areas, and Think Tanks


American Bankruptcy Institute

American Bar Association

American Civil Liberties Union

American Immigration Lawyers Association

American Law Institute

American Trial Lawyers Association

Association of Attorney-Mediators


Defense Research Institute

Estate Planning Links

Federal Bar Association

Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel

Hispanic National Bar Association

LII Social Security Library

LII American Legal Ethics Library

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

National Bar Association

National Federation of Paralegal Associations

Texas Center for Legal Ethics and Professionalism

Texas Probate Web Site

American Enterprise Institute

Brookings Institution

Cato Institute

Manhattan Institute

Rand Corporation

Magazines, Newspapers, and Other Media

National Public Radio

Net Radio

Associated Press Wire

BBC News


CNN Interactive


Online Newspapers

NAAź: Hotlinks to Newspapers Online

Newshub: World News by site

Austin American Statesman

The Dallas Morning News

Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Houston Chronicle

San Antonio Express-News

The New York Times


Washington Post