Recordings of oral arguments since 1955 are available at the National Archives at College Park, Maryland. For information on hours and access to the recordings, call the Sound Recording Division at (301) 713-6790.
Videos in selected judicial proceedings back to 1966.
The Complete Oral Arguments of the Supreme Court of the United States (1953-2015), WMS Media, First Floor, KF 101.9 U542 Micro. Selected arguments 1953-1968, all arguments 1969-2015. Prior to 1969, oral arguments were not regularly transcribed.
Landmark Briefs and Arguments of the Supreme Court of the United States, KF101.9 .L3, 1793-2003.
United States Law Week, KF105 .U6, 1946-present. Publishes summaries of selected oral arguments.
Antitrust Law: Major Briefs and Oral Arguments of the Supreme Court of the United States, 1955 term-1975 term, KF1641 .A57 1979.
Audio coverage begins in 2000 and video coverage begins in 2014.
Guides on Oral Advocacy
Court rules govern court procedures. Different courts have different requirements, so it is important to check the rules of your specific court. For a research guide on court rules, see Federal Court Rules.