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Legal History: Anglo American Juries Research Guide

This guide identifies general and primary sources for jury legal history.


These primary and secondary sources outlined in this research guide are for use in the Edward Bennett Williams Law Library and John Wolff International & Comparative Law Library. Call numbers given and are specific to the Williams and Wolff libraries collections. Materials located in the Wolff Library are indicated by the abbreviation INTL. Materials housed in Special Collections & Archives in the Williams Library are indicated by the abbreviationSPECL. These items may be used only in the Special Collections Reading Room.

Other research guides in legal history are available at Georgetown Law Library that might be of use and interest to the researcher. For access to the latest versions, go to the library‰s list of Research Tools at

Guide to Legal History Databases

History of Crime & Punishment