Research Guides

Access to Justice: Effective Assistance of Counsel at Bail


You may contact Jenny Rensler, the course librarian, for research-related questions at jrensler@law.umaryland.edu.

Primary Law | Forms | Federal and State Procedural Resources | General Trial | Motions | Discovery | Evidence | Sentencing | Electronic Databases, Journals | Related Websites | Lexis Searches | Westlaw Searches


Primary Sources: Statutory Materials

Statutes relating to criminal law and criminal procedure exist at both the federal and state levels.

Some useful electronic sources of statutory and legislative materials are linked below. For more information on federal legislative research, including federal legislative history, see Chapter 5 and Chapter 10 of the Thurgood Marshall Law Library Guide to Legal Research. For more information on state legislative research, including Maryland legislative history, see Chapter 9 of the Thurgood Marshall Law Library Guide to Legal Research.

Federal

Maryland

Lexis

Westlaw:

Back To Top

Primary Sources: Administrative Materials

For more information on researching Maryland administrative law, see Chapter 9 of the Thurgood Marshall Law Library Guide to Legal Research.

For more information on researching federal administrative law, see Chapter 6 and Chapter 10 of the Thurgood Marshall Law Library Guide to Legal Research.

Back To Top

Primary Sources: Judicial Materials

Back To Top

Secondary Sources: Practice Materials

Handbooks, guides, manuals, sample forms and other secondary materials provide an overview of criminal procedure and pre-trial practice. The following is a brief list of some secondary practice materials available in the Thurgood Marshall Law Library. For additional practice materials, please check the library's Catalog, as well as Lexis and Westlaw.

Books

Books: Maryland

Forms

Lexis:

Westlaw:

Back To Top

Federal and State Procedural Resources

Maryland Procedural Resources

Back To Top

General Trial

General Trial - Maryland

Back To Top

Motions

Back To Top

Discovery


Discovery - Maryland

Back To Top

Evidence


Evidence - Maryland

Advocacy

Sentencing

Back To Top

Electronic Databases, Journals

Subscription Databases

Back To Top

CALI Lessons

Computer Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI) is restricted to University of Maryland School of Law faculty, staff and student use only. Click here to get the CALI password (you will need to enter your Blackboard login and password).

Electronic Journals

Back To Top

Agencies, Non-governmental Organizations, and More Electronic Resources

Governmental Agencies

Related Websites

Back To Top

LexisNexis

Lexis Total Research System:
http://www.lexisnexis.com/lawschool/research/

MD State Cases, Combined
 
(enter search terms)
Federal Cases, Combined Courts
 
(enter search terms)
MD Federal and State Cases
 
(enter search terms)
Federal Statutes and Court Rules

 
(enter search terms)
Maryland Statutes and Court Rules

 
(enter search terms)
Select a Citation Service

 
(enter search terms)
Select a Source

 
(enter search terms)

Back To Top

lawschool.westlaw.com

WestLaw Tours and Tutorials:
http://lawschool.westlaw.com/help/mainpage.asp?mainpage=16

Federal Cases and Rules
Enter Your Search Terms:
Terms & Connectors Natural Language

Maryland Cases and Rules
Enter Your Search Terms:
Terms & Connectors Natural Language

Federal and Maryland Jury Instructions, Jury Verdicts & Judgments
Enter Your Search Terms:
Terms & Connectors Natural Language
Criminal Justice Practice Materials
Enter Your Search Terms:
Terms & Connectors Natural Language
Legal Practice Databases
Enter Your Search Terms:
Terms & Connectors Natural Language
Maryland Practice Materials
Enter Your Search Terms:
Terms & Connectors Natural Language
Maryland Periodicals
Enter Your Search Terms:
Terms & Connectors Natural Language

This page was created by Jenny Rensler.


Back To Top

UM | About This Site | Site Map | Contact Us | Hours | Visiting the Library


500 W. Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-1786 PHONE: (410) 706-7214 FAX: (410) 706-4045 / TDD: (410) 706-7714
Copyright © 2014, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. All Rights Reserved.

Hotline Hotline