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Unless otherwise specified, all of the call numbers refer to items which can be retrieved on the Lower Level of the Science, Industry and Business Library. (*R precedes Library of Congress call numbers, which are on items on the Open Reference Shelves of the Lower Level or at the McGraw Desk).

The New York Public Library, as a federal depository library, receives United States cases in a variety of formats. Please consult the indexes before trying to locate the text.

Indexes and Sources

Title Call Number
Federal Digest *R KF 127 .F423 (1754-1938)
Modern Federal Practice Digest *R KF 127 .M622 (1939-1961)
West's Federal Practice Digest (2nd, 3rd, 4th) *R KF 127.W48 (1961- )

Location (Text)

Title Call Number
The Federal Cases (1789 to 1880) JBM 96-64 Bk. 1-bk. 30
Federal Reporter [1st series] (1880-1924) JBL 96-15
Federal Reporter [2nd series] (1924-1993) JBM 96-19
Federal Reporter [3rd series] (1993 -----) *R KF 105.F432
Federal Supplement (1932 ----) JBM 96-20
Federal Supplement (Latest 10 yrs.) *R KF 120.S8
United States Law Week *R KF 262 .U55 (Latest);
JBM 00-70 (1988-);
XAA (United States law week) (1933-1938 incomplete)

Web Sites

Search all U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeal
A search engine through Cornell's Legal Information Institute searches all the United States Circuit Courts of Appeal web sites.

Federal Court Locator
Links to appeals courts, district courts and other Federal courts. New York State is in the Second Circuit Court of Appeal.