Databases


AVAILABLE ON ANY OF THE LIBRARY’S PUBLIC COMPUTER TERMINALS:

EBSCO Legal Information Reference Center – contains more than 320 full-text publications (including NOLO Press titles) and thousands of legal forms. Access Ebsco. Martin Dean’s Essential Forms – Database of fillable and printable PDF court forms, including Judicial Council, as well as other local forms.
Fastcase – a comprehensive database that includes case law, statutes, and other primary sources, along with citation analysis. To access Fastcase, login with username: OrangeCounty and password: fastcase. National Consumer Law Center’s Companion WebsiteIncludes updates to their publications in consumer credit, regulation, fair credit reporting, foreclosures, mortgage lending, truth in lending, unfair and deceptive acts and practice.
LexisNexis temporary access – We continue to partner with LexisNexis during our closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic in order to continue providing access to Library Patrons during this crisis.
If you cannot otherwise conduct legal research you are welcome to register for a one-time LexisAdvance® ID at https://www.lexisnexis.com/en-us/pa-access.page. This ID will be good for 30 days or until September 30th, 2020. This ID will be delivered to you within one business day and allows you to conduct research on the cases, codes, and secondary resources needed for your legal work and personal legal research.
OnLaw – From CEB. The largest source of Web-based California legal commentary and analysis. All citations of California cases and codes in the text linked to the primary law. Attorney drafted forms fully integrated into the text, with clauses accompanied by explanations and directions and Ranked Search results.
HEIN Online – Law Journals (US & Foreign), ABA Journals, CFR, Federal Register, Congressional Record, All US State Session Laws, Treaties and Agreements, US Statutes at Large, US Reports, & other US Government material. Print, download. Westlaw – Case law, statutes, and regulations, The Rutter Group, Witkin Library. Federal and all 50 states. KeyCite®
Lexis AdvanceAll Matthew Bender California publications (including California Forms of Pleading & Practice), California law journals, jury instructions, case law, Deerings.  Full Shepards.  Full-text.  Print, email, or download. Xspouse – Child and spousal support calculator certified for Court use by the Judicial Council of California. Includes arrearage calculator.
LLMC Digital– Law Library Microform Consortium offers full text public domain government documents. LLMC Digital comprises the world’s largest collection of legal literature and government documents in microform.

 

AVAILABLE ON THE LIBRARY’S STANDALONE COMPUTER:.

Patent Prosecution: Law, Practice, and Procedure, Seventh Edition – Case digests and appendices.

Truth in Lending Manuals – Full-text digital version of print volumes.

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