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Research Guides: Accuracy Checks Resources

Use My Record to check due dates, renew material, and check the status of OhioLINK requests.

Finding Articles

Locate the journal or newspaper in the following resources.

View a list of newspapers available in microform at the OSU Libraries. Use the Library Catalog to find the location of the microfiche or microfilm.

Finding Books

To find a book, search by the book's title or author in the following catalogs.

Cases and Briefs

Federal Legislative History Materials

Legal Abbreviations and Citation Format

  • Cardiff Index to Legal Abbreviations is a database of legal citations. Use it to to translate the abbreviation to a title or ISBN number that you can then use to search an online catalog such as the OSU Library Catalog or WorldCat.
  • The Bluebook is available in the Moritz Law Library Reserve Room. KF 245.U5
  • Bieber's Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations is available in the Moritz Law Library Reserve Room KF 246 .B46 2001. Use Bieber's to decipher an unfamiliar abbreviation.

Links to Other Local Library Web Sites

InterLibrary Loan (ILL)

Once you've exhausted the available resources, you can locate material on WorldCat [off-campus] and request it through ILLIAD. You can also submit a completed ILL form pdf at the Reference Desk.

Contact Us

Reference Phone: (614) 292-9463
Reference Email: lawlibref@osu.edu


Reference Desk hours:

  • Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: no reference
  • Sunday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m