Use the UW Library Catalog, to locate books on your topic.
Books and other materials on can be found in the UW-Madison library catalog.
Use WorldCat to locate books that are not in the UW system. Use Library Express to borrow the material. Give yourself plenty of time when ordering material outside of the UW Library System. It can take up to three weeks to retrieve a book that is not part of the UW Library System.
Wisconsin CLE Books. CLE practice material published by the Wisconsin State Bar Association. You can locate individual titles on your topic in our online catalog that are specific to the Wisconsin Legal Practice. If you are doing research in another state, keep in mind that most State Bar Associations publish practice material.
Restatement of the Law by the American Law Institute are housed together in the Grand Reading Room in our Reference Collection as well as in the Law Library Reserve Collection behind the circulation desk: Restatements are organized by topics, for example: agency, contracts, & torts are all covered in the Restatement of the Law collection. Call no. REF KF395 A2-
American Law Reports. The American Law Reports are located on the 5th floor of the Law Library in the Habush Habush & Rottier Grand Reading Room. Call no. REF KF 132 A52-
This is a brief list of books at the Law Library that can help you learn more about the legal writing process: