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Wisconsin Legal Information Sources Guide

This guide compiles information about sources of authoritative legal information for Wisconsin attorneys, emphasizing reliable sources of free and low-cost information.

Document & Book Delivery Services

Name and Contact Information

Coverage

Pricing Information

UW Law Library
Document Delivery Service
1-608-262-3394 or http://library.law.wisc.edu/
services/deliver/outlaw/

 

Cases, legislation, regulations, journal articles, books, etc.

Articles, etc.: $20 per citation + taxes if applicable

Books, etc.: $20 per volume + return shipping

Fee schedule: http://library.law.wisc.edu/services/
deliver/outlaw/fees.html

Marquette University Law Library
1-414-288-7092
http://law.marquette.edu/law-library/document-requests

Cases, legislation, regulations, journal articles, etc.

Articles, etc.:  $10/document + $.30-$1.00/page

Books, etc.: Not available for delivery

Theobald Legislative Library (LRB)
1-608-266-7040

Wisconsin legislative & government documents

Fax/Mail: $10/hour + $.10/page

Drafting records microfiche (duplicate or transfer to CD): $3 + $1/fiche or CD

Wisconsin State Law Library
1-800-322-9755 or wsll.ref@wicourts.gov

Cases, legislation, regulations, journal articles, books, etc.

Articles, etc.: $15 minimum fax, email, U.S. Mail or FedEx delivery

Shepardize or KeyCite: $15/citation (includes citelist print out and delivery charges)

Books, etc. (WI Licensed Attorneys only): $15/volume + return shipping

Fee schedule: http://wilawlibrary.gov/services/fees.html

Wisconsin Tech Search (WTS)
1-608-262-5917 or http://wts.wisc.edu/

Cases, legislation, regulations, journal articles, etc.

Articles, etc.:  $14/document + copyright royalty

Books, etc.: $20/volume

Fee schedule: https://wts.wisc.edu/prices

Your Local Public Library

Contact a public library to request materials from other libraries, including law libraries. This is often a free service.

Varies, but more limited than a law library

Usually free, although delivery will likely take longer than requesting directly from one of the services listed above.

Madison Public Library http://www.madisonpubliclibrary.org

Milwaukee Public Library http://www.mpl.org/