A March of Liberty: A Constitutional History of the United
Melvin I Urofsky. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. 1988. Call number 342.029 Ur6m
• Overview of court philosophy (i.e. Commentary on Marshall Court)
• Historical background information helpful in understanding cases and reactions to the decisions
Landmark Decisions of the United States Supreme Court.
Maureen Harrison and Steve Gilbert. Excellent Books, 1991.
Call number 347.7326 L229h
The Supreme Court From Taft to Burger, 3rd Edition.
Alpheus Thomas Mason. Louisiana State University Press, 1979.
Call number 347.7326 M381s 1979
• Reviews Taft and Warren Courts
The Supreme Court Review, 2001.
Dennis J. Hutchinson, David A. Strauss, Geoffrey R. Stone. University of Chicago Press, 2002.
Call number: 347.7326 Su76 2001
Black’s Law Dictionary, 7th Edition.
Bryan A. Garner.
Call number R 340.03 B5616, 1999
The Constitution and its Amendments.
Roger K. Newman. Macmillian Reference USA, New York. 1999.
Call number R 342.73 C766n
Historic U.S. Court Cases, An Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition.
John W. Johnson. Routledge, New York. 2001.
Call number R 349.73 H629j 2001 v. 1, 2
Need further help? Call the Northern Illinois University Shapiro Law Library Reference Desk, (815) 753-0519, they can usually offer further help.
-Begin step by step instructional sheet. i.e. take text from Yale
beginning site, search for case, then supporting cases…etc.
- Add titles, URL, then description
Last updated November 9, 2007.