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Resource Guide:
Constitutional Law

Digital Open Education Resources

Websites and Digital Archives

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Constitutional law -- United States OR United States--Constitution
  • Constitutional amendments--United States
  • Constitutional History
  • History of constitutional reform
  • Judicial process -- United States
  • United States. Supreme Court
  • Civil Rights
  • Judicial Process
  • Appellate courts
  • Freedom of speech

Research Databases

Online Journals

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. You can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Constitutional Commentary
  • Constitutional Forum
  • Constitutional Law Journal
  • First Amendment and Media Litigation
  • First Amendment Law Review
  • Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review
  • Law and History Review
  • Law and Policy
  • Legal History Review
  • Seton Hall Constitutional Law Journal
  • Supreme Court debates
  • United States Reports (Supreme Court of the United States)
  • University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law
  • William and Mary Bill of Rights Journal

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
American gospel: God, the founding fathers, and the making of a nationBL 2525 .M423 2007
The annotated U.S. Constitution and Declaration of IndependenceKF 4527 .A56 2009
Constitutional law for a changing America: institutional powersKF 4548 .E67 2004
Saying what the law is: the constitution in the Supreme CourtKF 4550 .F728 2004
The Constitution : Major Cases and Conflicts, 4th EditioneBook 2020
Constitutional Argument and Institutional Structure in the United StateseBook 2018