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Law and Legal

A brief introduction to some of the library's resources for research on law and legal topics

Searching for books

Use OneSearch on the Library's home page to search for books on your topic.  You can filter your search to show only Stetson-owned books.


Working with OneSearch Results

Subject Headings

Here are just a few of the keywords/phrases you can use to search the catalog for resources on your topic:

United States law

International law

Constitutional law

Sports law

Animal rights

Animal welfare


Religion and law

Church and state

Educational law

Gay rights

Gay couples legal status

Voting rights

You can also search by the name of a court case, for example:

Brown v. Board of Education

Bush v. Gore

Hobby Lobby v. Sebelius


Or by the common name of a law, for example:


Affordable Care Act (ACA)

Voting Rights Act of 1965

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