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Iowa Legal History: Getting Started

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University of Iowa access UI Access Only
College of Law access Law Access Only
Password required Password Required
CD-ROM resource CD-ROM
Public Access Public Access
Available in Print Available in Print
Available on Microform Available on Microform
Westlaw WestlawNext - Required Password
Lexis Advance Lexis Advance - Password Required
Bloomberg Law 


This guide is intended to help researchers with questions relating to the history of Iowa’s laws, legal institutions, lawmakers, and lawyers. It includes resources for studying the history of legal education in Iowa, particularly the University of Iowa College of Law. It also includes a discussion of how to compile a legislative history for an Iowa statute.

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