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United States: legal resources: Legal history

Research Guide

Constitutional matters

American legal history

Online resources

Various databases mean that a lot of material - from original sources and documents to early treatises on the law - are available online. Some principal ones are below:

The Library's secondary collection on the Ground Floor, also holds a number of older treatises, some of which were key works in their day. 
The shelf marks of works in the secondary collection end "sec  coll". 

History of US law: general overviews

Related Bodleian Libguides