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Law and Legal Sources: In the Library

Call Numbers

If you want to browse the collection, these are some call numbers where you can find books about Law and Legal Sources.

  • K1 - 7720 -- Law in general. Comparative and uniform law. Jurisprudence
  • K115 - 130 -- The legal profession
  • K140 - 165 -- History of law
  • K201 - 487 -- Jurisprudence. Philosophy and theory of law
  • K(520) - 5582 -- Comparative law
  • ​KF1 - 9827 -- United States Federal law.  Common and collective state law
  • KFT1 - 599 -- Tennessee

Subject Headings

This is a list of suggested terms to use in a search for Law and Legal Sources in the Library Catalog:

  • Law
  • Supreme Court
  • United States Constitution
  • Bill of Rights
  • Legal Forms
  • Names of Court Cases
  • Names of judges or Justices
  • Education Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Courts
  • Civil Law
  • Legislation
  • Lawyers

Find Sources

Search multiple databases and the library catalog.

Type in keywords, titles, or authors to find what the library has to offer on your topic.

Lookup a journal article by DOI or PMID



If you have a DOI or a PubMed ID (PMID), enter it here to begin your request. This will point you to immediate full-text access through our subscriptions or Open Access (if available).

Selected Books

These books are in the circulating collection.  You may check them out for three weeks at a time.  When you click on the book, it will take you to the catalog, where you can check whether the book is currently available, or when it is due back, as well as where it is located.

These are available on the third floor in the Reference Room.  They are for in-library use only, but you can make copies of pages as needed.

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