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Curry Public Library


Learning Tools

Law Learning Tools

Curry Public Library offers books, audio books, DVDs, online collections, and more on law.

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Law Research


Patrons can access Westlaw by visiting our library in person. Westlaw is an online legal research service designed especially for patron use in public and government law libraries. Information resources on Westlaw include more than 40,000 databases of case law, state and federal statutes, administrative codes, newspaper and magazine articles, public records, law journals, law reviews, treatises, legal forms, and other information resources. This resource is available for in-library use only.

Law Resources

Criminal Justice Collection

Comprehensive periodical content for researchers studying law, law enforcement, forensic science, terrorism, and more.

Insurance and Liability Collection

Discover information about physical and intellectual asset protection, from individuals to multinational corporations.

Legal Aid Services of Oregon

A non-profit organization that provides representation on civil cases to low-income clients throughout Oregon.

Legal Information Refernce Center (EBSCO)

This service contains a large number of NOLO legal reference books and various legal forms. NOLO publications are books on common legal topics aimed at non-lawyers. The NOLO books are a good resource for people looking to get a handle on common legal problems.


Search index of prestigious and comprehensive legal content. Endorsed by the American Association of Law Libraries.

Library of Congress- Guide to Law Online

Includes free full-text access to: United States Code 1925-1988 (includes content up to 1993); United States Reports v. 1-542 (1754-2004); Code of Federal Regulations (1938-1995); the Federal Register v. 1-58 (1936-1993); and more.

Oregon State Bar- Legal Links

Connect with information and resources for legal help in Oregon.


OregonLawHelp.org is a guide to legal information and free civil legal services for low-income persons and seniors in Oregon.

Legal Resources on Our Shelves

NOLO legal guides

Nolo's essential guide to buying your first home
The essential guide to handling workplace harassment & discrimination
Get a life
Renters' rights
How to write a business plan
Every dog's legal guide
Becoming a U.S. citizen
The essential guide to federal employment laws
Divorce & money
Your little legal companion.
Building a parenting agreement that works