Library Information

Location

The library is located on the first floor of the Heflin-Torbert Judicial Building.

Address

Alabama Supreme Court and State Law Library
300 Dexter Avenue Montgomery, AL 36104

Hours

Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. except State holidays. (Calendar)

NOTE: Appellate Court Briefs may be filed in the State Law Library from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.





Government Documents *


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General Searches


Access official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government. Information is authenticated and preserved for permanent public access. Coverage is generally from the mid-1990's forward.


Locate electronic and print publications from the three branches of the U.S. government. One of the features of CGP is the MetaLib search engine, which simultaneously searches across multiple U.S. Federal Government databases.


The U.S. government's official web portal provides easy access to U.S. government information and services on the web.


Links to popular government documents organized by level of government or by topic. The site is provided by the Federal Documents Task Force (FDTF) and the Government Documents Round Table (GODORT) of the American Library Association.


A browseable list of Federal Web sites developed by professional librarians from the Federal depository library community. This service is provided by the U.S. Government Printing Office through the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) through a partnership with Oklahoma State University Edmon Low Library.


Statistical information about the nation's people and economy.


Provides access to the full range of official statistical information produced by the Federal Government without having to know in advance which Federal agency produces which particular statistic.


As the official handbook of the Federal Government, the U.S. Government Manual provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches. It also includes information on quasi-official agencies.


Provides permanent access to government websites and publications of government agencies and commissions that have ceased operation.A partnership between the University of North Texas and the U.S. Government Printing Office.


Hosted by Cornell Law School "to ensure that the law remains free and open to everyone."Links to federal and state laws, uniform laws, Code of Federal Regulations, United States Code and Constitution, Supreme Court, federal rules of court, and more.


Hosted by Washburn University of Law.Links to federal, state, and international information and government resources by subject.



Collection of federal documents and materials of legal or historical importance.


Produced for K-12 students, parents and teachers, this site provides useful information about how laws are made, the election process, government branches, and other topics.


Access to Code of Federal Regulations, Federal Register, Pentagon Papers, state session laws, treaties, United States Code, United States Statutes at Large, United States Supreme Court cases, presidential documents, U.S. Attorney General Opinions, and U.S. Federal Legislative Histories, numerous legal periodicals, and much more.








State Government Document Sources







Alabama Sources


The Official Website of the State of Alabama.




Alabama Census information from the Alabama State Data Center.



Government records maintained by the Secretary of State.




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Ask government information librarians who are experts at finding information from government agencies of all levels (local, state, regional, national international) on almost any subject.


Although the Alabama Supreme Court and State Law Library receives only a small percentage of documents published by the United States government, the two regional depository libraries in the state receive all publications.









* Disclaimer: Many links from this site are to sites over which the Alabama Supreme Court and State Law Library asserts no authority or control. The Library makes no endorsement, express or implied, of any links to or from its site, nor is it responsible for the content or activities of any linked sites. The Library assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or veracity of the information that a user may encounter at these sites.