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Law: Books & Articles

This is a Guide to Fordham University Libraries' information resources in the general discipline of Law for non-Law students..

Books & Articles

This page covers how to find books and articles covering law and legislation for non-Law students.

► If you are a student enrolled at Fordham University School of Law, please consult the resources at The Maloney Library.

Library Catalogs

► Library Catalog

The new Library Catalog is still being refined. Follow these steps to target your search within the catalog:

Step #1: Select Library Catalog from the dropdown menu.



Step #2: Select the field you would like to search in the library catalog.



Step #3: Enter your keywords and press Search.

Additional search tips:

  • If the font is too small or the blue & maroon colors are difficult to read, select Advanced Search option.


Classic Library Catalog

Find the Classic Library Catalog by pulling down the Collections menu > Classic Library Catalog:


Finding Scholarly Articles with Databases

Newspaper Access

Additional Research Guides

Depending on your research questions relating to law and/or legislation, the following guides may be helpful in locating additional secondary sources:

Reference & Instruction Department

Reference & Instruction Department
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