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Government Documents

The University of La Verne Law Library is a selective Federal Depository Library and a California State Document Depository Library. As such, we provide free public access to government documents published by the United States and by the State of California.

Because most federal document are now provided in electronic format, the Law Library receives only a few titles in print, including the United States Code, United States Statutes at Large, the Code of Federal Regulations, the Federal Register, and United States Reports.

Most federal documents are available at California documents are available from various governmental and agency websites. Links to frequently used government document sites and titles are provided below.

Federal Document Sites



U.S. Courts

U.S. Supreme Court

The White House

California Document Sites

California Courts

California Legislature

California Office of Administrative Law


Federal Publications

Code of Federal Regulations

Congressional Record (Daily)

Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation

Federal Register

Office of Legal Counsel Opinions (Department of Justice)

United States Code

United States Government Manual

United States Reports

United States Statutes at Large

California Publications

California Attorney General Opinions

California Code of Regulations

California Codes

California Court Decisions

California Judicial Council Forms

California Law Revision Commission Reports

California Rules of Court