Environmental Law Research Guide

Provides an overview of federal and state sources related to environmental law, including water law.

Researching Articles

For a comprehensive guide on conducting articles research, see our guide on Articles for Legal and Non-Legal Research.

Full-Text Law Journal Databases

Williams Law Library provides access to three full-text law journal databases: Westlaw, Lexis, and HeinOnline.  Full-text databases provide access to the full-text of articles. These databases also allow you to do keyword searches through the full-text of articles. For targeted research in environmental law journals use the links below:

It's important to remember that these databases do not provide comprehensive coverage of all legal journals and other publications, such as trade publications.  To do a comprehensive article search, you will also need to use journal indexes, such as the ones listed in the right hand box. 

Law Journal Databases

Search these databases for law reviews and legal newsletters.