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Villanova Law Library Catalog
Search the law library catalog for books and some electronic materials. Try a keyword search, browse for a title of interest and then expand your search by clicking on a Subject link. Use the combined search to search across Falvey library's collections too.
Books available worldwide
If you find a book that you would like that is not in the Villanova Law or main campus libraries, you may request it through the Law Library Inter-Library Loan Service.
Finding Law Review Articles
To find law reivew articles on a topic, consider using these sources:
Use Lexis Advance to find law review articles by searching directly for articles OR by Shepardizing a case or statute to find articles on that law.
Use Westlaw to find law review articles by searching directly for articles OR by KeyCiting a case or statute to find articles on that law.
Diverse collection of databases including extensive law journals library, current and historical federal materials, specialized collections and more.
Links to articles and abstracts of articles on HeinOnline, SelectedWorks and SSRN.
IDEA: The Intellectual Property Law Review's mission is "to be recognized worldwide as the premier intellectual property publication providing practical articles which address new, controversial, and potential developments in intellectual property and related fields." IDEA's home is the University of New Hampshire School of Law. The following links are from there:
IDEA: The Intellectual Property Law Review
Browse article titles in the current issue or past issues. Links to the full-text are provided.
The IP Mall offers unique IP content reviewed and maintained by the University of New Hampshire School of Law Library. It is a fine collection of IP resources that are not typically available in commercial databases. Search the site OR browse under these topics: Copyright, Patent, Trademarks, or General IP
CRS Reports on IP, Cyberlaw & Electronic Commerce
Congressional Research Services Reports are prepared for members of Congress. Some of these reports are available on the web and the IP Mall has collected those on intellectual property, cyberlaw and electronic commerce. These reports are usually well-researched, balanced, and well written.
Federal Court Dockets
View federal pleadings under DOCKETS in Bloomberg Law.