Skip to Main Content

Legal Dictionaries

Finding Other Citation & Style Guides

Basic Legal Citation Legal Information Institution, Cornell University Law School
Online ed., by Peter W. Martin. PDF, Kindle, and ePub formats available for download.

The University of Chicago Manual of Legal Citation
Also referred to as "The Maroonbook".

The following member database includes legal citation information. Members must be logged in to to access this database. This database is also available in the library.

Legal Citation in a Nutshell
3rd edition (2021) available on the West Academic Digital Library.
1st (2008) and 2nd (2016) editions also available. From the 3rd edition, click the link to "View previous edition".

ALWD Citation Manual: A Professional System of Citation Aspen
Library has 2nd (2003) and 2000 editions.

The Legal Citation Directory Franas Press
Library has ©1971.

TaxCite: A Federal Tax Citation and Reference Manual American Bar Association
Library has ©1995.

Universal Citation Guide Hein
Library has 3rd (2014)2nd (2004), and 1999 editions.