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Guides to Law for Non-Lawyers

The American Bar Association Family Legal Guide, 3rd ed. (Random House Reference, 2004). Self Help Collection KF387 .Y655 2004.

The American Bar Association Guide to Resolving Legal Disputes: Inside and Outside the Courtroom.. (Random House Reference, 2007) Self Help Collection KF9084.Z9 A54 2007.

The Complete Personal Legal Guide, 4th ed. (Random House Reference, 2008). Self Help Collection KF387.Y655 2008.

Feinman, Jay M. Law 101: Everything You Need to Know About the American Legal System. (Oxford University Press, 2000). KF387.F45 2000.

Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, 3rd ed. (Gale, 2011) Reference KF154.W47 2011.

Nolo's Encyclopedia of Everyday Law, 8th ed. (Nolo, 2011). Self Help Collection KF387.N65 2011.

Roche, Brien A. Una Guia de Referencia Esencial para sus Preguntas Legales Cotidianas. (Sphinx Pub., 2006). KF387.R5715 2006.


The Complete Lawyer's Quick Answer Book: answers to 101 questions asked by your clients, family and friends. (Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, 2012) KF300.C66 2012.

Web Sites

  • Law Issues for Consumers, from the American Bar Association.
  • Learn About the Law, from FindLaw.
  • Nolo Publications, including a free online legal encyclopedia.
  • Wex, a public-access law dictionary and encyclopedia, from the Legal Information Institute at Cornell.

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