Civil Affairs and Rule of Law

This will help you locate sources for laws, codes, statutes, law reviews and more.

Legal Research

 LexisNexis Academic Icon
This provides access to both legal information [domestic and international laws, codes, statutes, law reviews, legal news etc.] and a wide vareity of regular news sources [newspapers, news wires, transcripts etc] also from domestic and international sources.

Lexis.com
This is the targeted version of LexisNexis that is focused strictly on legal resources and this interfaces provides greater search flexibility. This does requires a password - contact the Circulation Desk or AskALibrarian.

ProQuest Databases Icon
This source allows you to search for scholarly and legal journals as well as news articles.

US Code
The United States Code is the codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the United States. It is divided by broad subjects into 51 titles.  Title 10 is focused on Armed Forces and Title 50 focuses on War and National Defense.

Great Websites

Stockton e-Portal
The Law of Armed Conflict/International Humanitarian Law Research e-Portal (Naval War College) hosts documents and links related to:

Non-Laywers Guide to Legal Terms

Important Rule of Law Legal Documents