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Wheat Law Library is an integral part of the University of Kansas School of Law, serving the law school and university community in legal and interdisciplinary scholarly pursuits and providing access to legal information for legal professionals and the general public.

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new additionWest Academic Study Aids provides access to overviews of legal subject areas; outlines; case briefs; exam prep; and career guides. Open to all KU students, faculty, and staff when connecting to the Internet.

new additionEveryCRSReport.com is a project of Demand Progress in collaboration with the Congressional Data Coalition — a bipartisan coalition founded by Demand Progress and the R Street Institute to promote open legislative information.

new additionArchives of Sexuality and Gender: LGBTQ history and culture since 1940 Contains primary sources on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world with content from newsletters, organisational papers, government documents, manuscripts, pamphlets, and other types of records that sheds light on the gay rights movement, activism, and the HIV/AIDS crisis.

Legal Ebooks EBL is a web-based ebook lending platform delivering a rapidly expanding catalogue of legal ebooks. Available to KU Law students, staff, and faculty only. KU Law faculty, staff, and students will need to create individual accounts

OA The One-University Open Access Fund at The University of Kansas.

What IS Open Access?  See the online guide .

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(785) 864-3025

Christopher L. Steadham, Director
csteadham@ku.edu

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