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GIL Catalog Searches

Find resources in print that can help you understand Landlord/Tenant law. Below are some suggestions.

Texts and Treatises

Treatises can give you a good overview on landlord/tenant issues.

Select Books

Most of these titles are conveniently located at the College of Law Reference Desk.

CRS Reports

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) serves the Congress throughout the legislative process by providing comprehensive and reliable legislative research and analysis that are timely, objective, authoritative, and confidential, thereby contributing to an informed national legislature.


Search key terms to find law review and journals articles. These can be helpful understanding specific topics.

Legal Encyclopedias

American Jurisprudence (Am Jur) and Corpus Juris Secundum (CJS) are two good sources to consult to get basic information on an area of law.  You can access both of these sources in print at the Law Library or electronically using Westlaw or LexisNexis.

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