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Immigration Law (U.S.) Research Guide

This resource provides information on locating sources of U.S. immigration law.

Getting Specific Facts


Immigration Forms: Online and available from the USCIS website (Includes immigration forms for employment based, family based, green card based, humanitarian based, citizenship and naturalization based forms. Forms are freely available and in a PDF downloadable format.)

Immigration Handbooks, Manuals and Policy Guidelines:includes a link to the full Adjudicator's Field Manual.

Immigration Policy and Procedural Memoranda: From the USCIS, this memoranda gives guidance to adjudicators who process applications and petitions. This webpage also allows you to view memoranda in categories by subject.