Essential for lawyering, legal research is a fundamental skill for law students.
The librarians have created a variety of tools to aid researchers in efforts to locate materials in the collection and via the web. This page features select RWU LawGuides prepared by the librarians to assist researchers both within the library and outside its physical walls.
Locate sources for Rhode Island legal information.
Discover legal research sources for U. S. research
Explore resources for international and foreign legal research.
Effectively select from the major study aids in the library’s collection using these guides organized by subject area and keyed to the curriculum.
Save precious time with these guides to information pertaining to resources available on selected subjects and legal research techniques.
Get a head start on clinic research projects with guides focused on the work of each clinic.
Explore mobile applications for law study and practice
Discover new books and digital resources available in the law library.
Locate materials in our microform collections.