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Free and Low Cost Legal Resources: Overview

Free/Low Cost Legal Resources


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Source: Drake Law Library (Photo by Karen Wallace)

Using the Guide

Click on the tabs above to view a compilation of free and low cost legal resources available. 


PDF Guide to Free and Affordable Legal Research Tools

The document below is a PDF guide compiled by Casetext, which covers some alternative free and low cost tools for primary law, public records, court filings, legal forms, jury instructions, legislative materials, and more. 

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