Locations

Law Library

lawlib@uidaho.edu
phone: 208-885-6521
fax: 208-885-2743
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law Library
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2324
Moscow, ID 83844-2324

Law IT Services

Moscow
Location: Ask at the Law Library Circulation Desk
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Phone: (208) 885-2741
Email: lawtech@uidaho.edu
 

Boise
Location: Ask at the Ground floor information desk
Hours: Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Fridays 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Email: boisehelp@uidaho.edu

Moscow

uilaw@uidaho.edu
Administration Office: 208-885-2255
Dean’s Office: 208-885-4977
fax: 208-885-5709
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Boise

phone: 208-364-4074
fax: 208-334-2176
322 E. Front St., Suite 590
Boise, ID 83702

Deliveries (Moscow)

FedEx Deliveries only
University of Idaho
711 S. Rayburn Drive
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Research Databases

AILA Link (Immigration materials)
Fully searchable immigration law library. Includes the full text of such treatises as Kurzban's Immigration Law Sourcebook, Immigration & Nationality Law Handbooks, Immigration Law Today, and others. Also includes primary source materials such as the Immigration and Nationality Act, Code of Federal Regulations, BIA decisions, federal court decisions, and immigration forms. Password required for access: User ID: immigration@uidaho.edu Password: LAW2324A

Antitrust & Trade Regulation Report (BNA)
Published weekly. Database contains all issues published since February 8, 1996. Federal, state, and international coverage of competitive and deceptive practices of law.

Bankruptcy Law Reporter (BNA)
Published weekly. Database contains all issues published since March 7, 1996. Coverage of developments in federal and state bankruptcy law.

Bloomberg BNA
Current awareness such as reports, dailies and monitors, for topics including antitrust, bankruptcy, telecommunications, environment, labor and employment, professional conduct, patent, trademark and copyright, securities, tax and the U.S. Law Week Access is restricted to University of Idaho law students and faculty.

Bloomberg Law
Primary & secondary resources, legislative history, legal analysis & news on companies, markets, securities, M & A, tax, labor & employment, IP, health, banking, finance, antitrust, bankruptcy Password required for access (University of Idaho law students and faculty only).

CALI (Computer Assisted Legal Instruction)
Online legal instruction for many 1st, 2nd, and 3rd year law classes. Coverage includes civil procedure, torts, property, contracts, evidence, sales, administrative law, professional responsibility, and wills/trust among others. Password required for access (University of Idaho law students and faculty only).

Casemaker
Provided through an agreement with the Idaho State Bar & Law Foundation. Search Idaho primary law sources including case law, statutes, administrative regulations, attorney general opinions, and jury instructions. Also provides coverage of federal primary law sources and many other states. Password required for access (University of Idaho law students and faculty only).

Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)
Comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. Includes academic working papers, occasional paper series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, and proceedings from conferences, books, journals, and policy briefs. Coverage since 1991.

Congress.gov
Search the full text of Congressional bills, resolutions, public laws, the Congressional Record, House and Senate committee reports, treaties and other material. Coverage varies.

Criminal Law Reporter (BNA)
Published weekly. Database contains all issues published since August 7, 1996. Reports on the developments, trends, and emerging patterns in criminal law.

Current Index to Legal Periodicals (CILP/SmartCILP)
Weekly list of subjects and table of contents from almost 600 newly published law reviews and journals. Utilize SmartCILP to set up a profile for personalized email delivery of individual titles or selected topics. Password required for access: User ID: cilp Password: C*lp%12345

Discover PLUS
Full access to Practising Law Institute treatises, CLE course handbooks & transcripts, and legal forms

EBSCO Databases
Provides full text from nearly 1,800 general reference, business, consumer health, general science, and multicultural periodicals. Also includes abstracts and indexing for over 2,700 periodicals. Full text coverage since 1990; abstracts and indexing since 1984. Updated daily.

Electronic Commerce & Law Report (BNA)
Published weekly. Database contains all issues published since April 12, 1996. Selective coverage of major legal issues surrounding digital communications, electronic commerce, and intellectual property on federal, state, and international levels.

Environment & Energy Publishing (E&E)
Daily coverage of environmental and energy policy and markets

Environment Reporter (BNA)
Published weekly. Database contains all issues published since July 5, 1996. Current information on federal, state & international environmental law issues.

Environmental Law Reporter
Comprehensive coverage of federal, state, and international environmental law issues. Includes primary law sources including case law, statutes, regulations, public laws, administrative decisions, and news and commentary. Password required for access:
User ID: uidaholaw Password: EfRAq7

Family Law Reporter (BNA)
Published weekly. Database contains all issues published since August 6, 1996. Covers developments in federal and state cases, legislation, trends, and issues.

Findlaw
Publicly available resource for searching and locating federal and state case law, legislation, and statutes. Legal information arranged by subject and jurisdiction. Includes some forms, news, and lawyer locator.

FDsys
A service of the U.S. Government Printing Office. Provides free electronic access to official publications of the federal government. Includes congreessional bills, public laws, Congressional Record, U.S. Code, Code of Federal Regulations, Federal Register, Presidential materials, and many other resources. Coverage of most materials since 1995.

HeinOnline
Retrospective collection of over 800 full-text law reviews. Also includes complete coverage of the Federal Register, a Legal Classics library, U.S. Statues at Large, and U.S. Treaties and Agreements.

IndexMaster
Searchable compilation of the indices and/or tables of content of over 10,000 legal titles including treatises, practice guides, hornbooks and more.

Index to Legal Periodicals & Books
Search for citations to law reviews, yearbooks, bar association publications, government publications, and some international publications. Provides links to articles found in the HeinOnline database. Coverage since 1982.

Index to Legal Periodicals & Books Retrospective
Search for citations to law reviews, yearbooks, bar association publications, government publications, and some international publications. Provides links to articles found in the HeinOnline database. Coverage from 1918 - 1981.

Ingenta
Coverage from 1988 - present. Search for academic and professional research articles. Many articles are only available at other libraries and need to be requested through Interlibrary Loan.

Intelliconnect CCH Law and Business
Search the text of many popular CCH publications on topics such as intellectual property, mergers, acquisitions, securities, banking, antitrust and trade regulations, federal energy guidelines, government contracts, transportation, and others.

Labor & Employment Law Library (BNA)
Search for cases, federal and state laws and regulations, agency documents, and agency decisions concerning fair employment, arbitration, disabilities law, labor relations, wages, hours, and leave, and individual employment rights. Includes news and analysis on related issues.

Law Library Microform Consortium (LLMC)
Covers mostly historical and some current materials. Search U.S. Federal materials covering the judicial, legislative, executive branches and administrative agencies; state case law; and some foreign jurisdictions.

Lawyer's Manual on Professional Conduct (BNA)
Published bi-weekly. Database contains all issues published since February 4, 1998. The Current Reports component provides news and analysis on developments in legal ethics, malpractice, and other professional issues.

Legal Information Institute (LII)
A free access database maintained by the Cornell University Law School. Find articles on specific legal topics; search the U.S. Code, Constitution, Federal Rules of Procedure; federal and state court opinions; and a guide to basic legal citation.

LegalTrac
Coverage from 1980 - present. Legal periodical index providing citations, abstracts, and some full-text articles from law journals, legal newspapers, and other specialty publications.

Lexis-Nexis
Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of U.S. law, including primary and secondary sources. Password required for access (University of Idaho law students and faculty only).

Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe
A subset of the full Lexis-Nexis database, limited to use on the University of Idaho ISP range. Search U.S. federal and state case law, statutes, and regulations; full-text coverage of over 6,000 titles in news, business, medical, and legal publications; some international and foreign law materials; shepherded U.S. Supreme Court citations.

LexisOne
This version of the Lexis-Nexis database is available to the public, but requires a credit card for access. Coverage varies depending on account purchased, from basic case law and statutes to full access to the Lexis-Nexis database.

Loislaw
Search federal and state primary law sources. Also provides full-text coverage of selected Aspen and CCH treatises on bankruptcy, elder law, employment discrimination, estate planning, family law, personal injury, and other topics. Password required for access (University of Idaho law students and faculty only).

The Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800 - 1926
A comprehensive collection of over 21,000 Anglo-American legal treatises, reproduced from the collections at the Harvard and Yale law libraries. Offers full text, keyword, author, title, and date search capabilities.

The Making of Modern Law: Trials 1600 - 1926
A full-text collection of thousands of trial documents and unofficial public accounts of the most celebrated and fascinating trials, including the most famous Anglo-American trials. Includes trials such as Dred Scott, Leopold and Loeb, Sacco and Vanzetti, the Bounty mutineers, and Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette.

Newspaper Source Plus
Provides selected full text and abstracts for 114 U.S. and international newspapers. Coverage varies with newspaper. Updated daily.

PACER
Public access to electronic records for the United States courts. Password required for access.
(Sign up for a personal account--up to 150 free pages per quarter--at www.pacer.gov).

Oxford Scholarly Authorities on International Law & Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law
Contains full-text editions of reference works and treatises published by Oxford University Press. The Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law contains peer-reviewed articles on every aspect of public international law.

Patent, Trademark, & Copyright Journal (BNA)
Published weekly. Contains all issues published since February 15, 1996. Provides comprehensive news of significant developments in intellectual property law including cases, statutes, and trends.

Practical Law Company
Access to materials dealing with corporate & securities, employee benefits & executive compensation, finance, and labor & employment, a subset of which is cross-border and immigration. Under "Additional Practice Areas," there are materials dealing with antitrust, environment, intellectual property & technology, litigation and ADR, real estate, and tax.

ProQuest Congressional (formerly CIS)
Search indexes, abstracts, and full texts of various congressional publications, including committee prints, reports, and hearings; House and Senate reports; Congressional Record; Federal Register; U.S. Code; bill text; public laws and more. Coverage varies.

ProQuest Statistical Insight
Search the American Statistical Index (ASI) from 1973 and the Statistical Reference Index (SRI) from 1980. The index record provides title, bibliographic, and subject information as well as an abstract to the contents of each statistical publication. Uses keyword, ASI number, SRI number, SuDoc Classification, NAICS code. Includes international, federal, state and local information. Access limited to the College of Law.

RIA Checkpoint
Extensive coverage of primary and secondary source materials related to federal tax law. Search primary law including the U.S. Code; federal regulations; tax cases; IRS publications, rulings, and releases; historic and current legislation; and secondary materials including the RIA Federal Tax Handbook, Federal Tax Coordinator, and current news.

Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
Search the full text of Annual Institutes and Special Institutes issued by the RMMLF.

Securities Regulation & Law Report (BNA)
Published weekly. Database contains all issues published since February 2, 1996. Covers developments in the regulation of securities and futures trading and accounting within the Securities and Exchange Commission, Futures Trading Commission, industry, courts, and Congress.

Tax Management Library (BNA)
Search the full text of the Internal Revenue Code; federal regulations, IRS documents and publications, federal case law, legislation with committee reports, daily news updates, and commentary.

U.S. Congressional Serial Set
Search the full text (with illustrations and tables) of reports, documents, and journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. Current coverage from 1817 - 1957; planned coverage from 1817 - 1980.

U.S. Law Week (BNA)
Published weekly. Database contains all issues published since June 24, 1997. Provides summaries of important federal, state, and administrative cases; full text of U.S. Supreme Court decisions when issued by the Court; U.S. Supreme Court docket information.

U.S. Supreme Court Records & Briefs Digital Archive
Contains nearly 11 million pages of records and briefs brought before the U.S. Supreme Court in the period 1832 - 1978. Search by keyword, date, docket number, document type, U.S. Reports citation, or author.

Washlaw
Comprehensive legal research Web portal maintained by the Washburn School of Law. Provides links to Web sites covering all 50 states; federal judicial, legislative, and executive branches; administrative agencies; foreign and international law; law schools; legal vendors; legal forms; legal research and much more.

Western Waters Digital Library Contains government reports, classic water literature, legal transcripts, water project records, personal papers, photographic collections, and video materials about the Columbia, Colorado, Platte, and Rio Grande river basins.

Westlaw
Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of U.S. law, including primary and secondary sources. Password required for access (University of Idaho law students and faculty only).

WestlawNext for Public Patrons
Access to cases, court rules, statutes, regulations, administrative decisions, trial court orders and documents, secondary resources, forms, briefs, jury verdicts and settlements, legislative history, trial transcripts. Available on one public access computer. Available on one public access computer. Please consult Circulation/Reference staff for more information.