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Secondary Legal Resources

A collection of online secondary legal research resources.

Resource Key

 - University of Utah students, faculty and staff only. Off-campus access may be available for students, faculty and staff. Resource available to public patrons at University of Utah libraries.
 - S.J. Quinney College of law students, faculty & staff only. 
 - Resource requires password (please ask library staff to log you in).
Links without one of these keys are free and available to everyone.

Legal Dictionaries

Legal Encyclopedias

Pro Se?

Nolo Press, the publisher of a number of self-help legal resources, maintains an free online legal dictionary and encyclopedia. The dictionary is helpful for defining specific legal terms while the encyclopedia is contains in-depth articles about broader topics.

If you have access to Westlaw or Lexis, both have an easily searchable law dictionaries in their databases.

Marriott Library Eccles Library Quinney Law Library