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Immigration Law Resources

This web guide brings together both print and electronic resources that are helpful in conducting immigration law research.

Find a Book

To find a book on immigration law, search the library catalog. Probaby the best way is to run an LC Subject HeadingSearch on: Emigration and Immigration Law.  This search will generate a list of narrower subjects dealing with immigration law, including: United States History and Trial Practice.

Search the Catalog of all Widener University Libraries

Finding Books in the Library

Materials in the Widener University Libraries are classed according to the Library of Congress classification schedule.  You may perform a subject, author, or title search in the online library catalog ( to find materials in the Widener libraries.

You can also perform a keyword search.  A keyword search is a broader search and you will likely receive more hits than if you performed a subject specific search.

Need a book that you can't find in our library?  Check Worldcat to see if any other libraries in your area may have the book in its collection.