Subject Guide Banner for Northwest Mississippi Community College

Law

Academic Search Premier - Find articles on a variety of subjects. Includes legal journals.

CREDO Reference - Legal reference books.Link to YouTube video demo

ProQuest Newsstand - Newspaper articles from the US and around the world. Link to YouTube video demo

Westlaw Next - For use by those following the paralegal pathway.

eBooks - EBSCO eBooks Link to YouTube video demo

NWCC Library Books - Search the library catalog for books at any Learning Resource Center.

Legal Studies - Streaming videos from Films on Demand. Link to YouTube video demo

Legal Information Institute - A nonprofit group affiliated with Cornell Law School that provides free online access to federal and state laws.

Citation Guides

How to Cite US Government Documents in MLA, APA Citation Style - Use the tabs at the top of the page to see examples of legal documents cited in MLA and APA format.

Introduction to Basic Legal Citation - Legal citation guide for use in professional practice based upon the The Bluebook : A Uniform System of Citation and the ALWD Guide to Legal Citation. See an example for the Mississippi Code.

Mississippi

Mississippi Code of 1972 Unannotated - Free online access to the Mississippi Code of 1972 by Lexis-Nexis.

Guide to Law Online, Mississippi - A list of links for legal resources in Mississippi from the Library of Congress.

United States

Laws and Regulations - Search for federal and state laws.

U S Code - The laws of the United States.

Databases

Academic Search Premier - Find articles on a variety of subjects. Includes legal journals.

CREDO Reference - Legal reference books.Link to YouTube video demo

ProQuest Newsstand - Newspaper articles from the US and around the world. Link to YouTube video demo

Westlaw Next - For use by those following the paralegal pathway.

Books

eBooks - EBSCO eBooks Link to YouTube video demo

NWCC Library Books - Search the library catalog for books at any Learning Resource Center.

Videos

Legal Studies - Streaming videos from Films on Demand. Link to YouTube video demo

Websites

Legal Information Institute - A nonprofit group affiliated with Cornell Law School that provides free online access to federal and state laws.

Citation Guides

How to Cite US Government Documents in MLA, APA Citation Style - Use the tabs at the top of the page to see examples of legal documents cited in MLA and APA format.

Introduction to Basic Legal Citation - Legal citation guide for use in professional practice based upon the The Bluebook : A Uniform System of Citation and the ALWD Guide to Legal Citation. See an example for the Mississippi Code.

Mississippi

Mississippi Code of 1972 Unannotated - Free online access to the Mississippi Code of 1972 by Lexis-Nexis.

Guide to Law Online, Mississippi - A list of links for legal resources in Mississippi from the Library of Congress.

United States

Laws and Regulations - Search for federal and state laws.

U S Code - The laws of the United States.