Federal Law

United States Constitution

U.S. Constitution-Analysis and Interpretation

United States Constitution, in facsimile  

United States Code

United States Code (Office of Law Revision Counsel)

Cornell Law School U.S. Code Collection

United States Code (Govinfo)

Public and Private Laws

Yale's Database of Federal Statute Popular Names

Federal Regulations

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), 1996 to current

Electronic Code of Federal Regulations - e-CFR (current and "point in time" to January 2017)

Archived Code of Federal Regulations, 1938 to 1995

Federal regulations open for comment

Federal Register 

Federal Cases

U.S. Supreme Court Cases, 1991 term to current.

U.S. Reports Digital Collection from Library of Congress, 1754 to current

Findlaw Collection, U.S. Supreme Court Cases, 1760 to current

United States Courts Opinions, 2004 to current, and some prior years
Opinions from selected United States appellate, district, and bankruptcy courts are made publicly available in the USCOURTS collection. Opinions from select National courts, such as the Court of International Trade, are also available in this collection. 

Federal Courts

United States Supreme Court

The Oyez Project
A multimedia archive devoted to the Supreme Court and its work. The site includes oral transcripts and briefs for Supreme Court cases from 1793–present and offers visual tours of the Supreme Court building, including views of the chambers of some of the Justices.

All Federal Courts

Federal Court Locator

Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, 1789 to present (Federal Judicial Center)

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

United States District Court-Northern District of California Homepage

United States Bankruptcy Court-Northern District of CA

PACER (Public Access to Court Electronic Records) Home Page

PACER Registration Form

Twitter Big Cases Bot—This Twitter bot from USA TODAY follows major U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Courts of Appeal, and Federal District Court cases, pulls documents from PACER, and posts them to Twitter.

Federal Rules

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure

Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure

Federal Rules of Evidence

Federal Court Rules, Forms and Dockets

Federal Government

Official website for U.S. Federal Legislative Information

Access the Congressional Record, Congressional Hearings and Committee Reports, the Federal Register, and more documents from every branch of the Federal government. Browse by category, date range, committee, government author, citation, or keyword search. Govinfo replaces FDSys, which retires late 2018.

This resource has bills and resolutions in the United States Congress, with complete information back to 1973, plus limited information about enacted laws from 1951–1972 and bills from 1799-1873.

U.S. House of Representatives

U.S. Senate

Congressional Calendars and Schedules

White House Homepage

Compilation of Presidential Documents

Executive Orders

U.S. Government Agency Directory

U.S. Government Services and Information

National Archives and Records

Catalog of U.S. Government Publications

United States Citizenship Resources (SFPL)

Federal Legislative History

50-State Legislative History Guides

Federal Legislative History Guide (UCLA)

Department of Justice Legislative Histories

Washington Monument