Federal legal research (2015- Algero et al.) Call no.KF240 .F48 2015 - Print - In Reference.
Guide to Federal Courts Resources (updated 2015 - U.S. Dept. of Justice - Library Research Guide) - The best electronic guide to federal court materials official and unofficial - includes links to Legislative & Executive Branch materials and to all State courts as well.
Online Research - Federal Courts & Case Law (updated 2017 - UCLA Law Library). Electronic sources only.
Guide to Federal Court Rules Research (2006, revised 2016 - Georgetown Law Library) - May include materials UCONN Law Library does not hold.
Here is a small selection of different types of guides available in the UCONN Law Library relevant to the Federal judiciary and courts.
See also the resources on the Constitution on the Organic Laws page.
Below is a very selective list of treatises and legal periodicals that the UCONN Law Library holds that are relevant to researching the federal courts and practice. Click the Finding Other Research tab for techniques to help you find other relevant material in the UCONN Law Library.
This list is of case reporters and digests that the UCONN Law Library holds and is not a complete listing of all reporters and digests for these courts. It also may not include all electronic texts the Law Library has access to. Consult the catalog for a complete listing of holdings.
United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (formerly United States Court of Military Appeals)
United States Bankruptcy Courts
United States Court of Claims
United States Court of International Trade (formerly United States Court of Customs)
United States Court of Veterans Appeals Claims (formerly Court of Veterans Appeals)
United States Tax Court (formerly Board of Tax Appeals)
Note that these are reporters, rules and digests available to you through the UCONN Law Library and the list does not purport to be a comprehensive listing of all such reporters, rules and digests.
U.S. Supreme Court - includes all cases
Federal Courts of Appeal - includes only selected cases
Federal District Courts - includes only a small percentage of cases heard
Court Rules & Rules of Procedure
Case Digests - Provide subject access to case law for particular courts or jurisdictions
Supreme Court Digests
Federal Practice Digests - Covers cases reported in the Federal Reporter series and the Federal Supplement series