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New Feature on the Enterprise Catalog!

Get twice the bang from your catalog search! Now, when you search a topic, you retrieve both Law Library books AND full-text, legal research articles SIMULTANEOUSLY.

  • Log into the Oakland County Law Library catalog with your borrower's card.
  • Enter your topic search and review your results.
  • Click on the Academic OneFile tab to review full-text legal research articles.
  • Print, email, download and also share these articles on social media.
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The Adams Pratt Law Library is pleased to be able to offer the HeinOnline database!

Use the widgets below to search this premier image-based legal research database with more than 90 million pages of legal history.

This database can only be accessed from within the library.

HeinOnline One Box Search
Search for keywords across all the libraries included in the Law Library's HeinOnline subscription. To combine keywords use boolean operators such as AND, OR.
Search the Law Journal Library
Search across the Law Journal Library using any of the following fields: text, creator, title, date, description, state or country. To search across multiple fields, use boolean operators such as AND, OR to combine fields.
Search the Law Journal Library by Citation
Pull up the text of an article or document in the Law Journal Library using the citation. Insert the volume, select the Bluebook abbreviation for the journal title, insert the page number and click "Get Citation" to access the full-text of the article or document. Also see the Hein Bluebook Citation Finder Tool.
Law Journal Library One Box Citation

Insert or copy and paste a complete Bluebook citation to access the full-text of an article or document from the Law Journal Library. The citation must be inserted in Bluebook format in order to retrieve the article or document. (Ex. 2010 Acta Juridica 3) Also see the Hein Bluebook Citation Finder Tool.
Catalog Search
Search across the MARC21 catalog records (provided by Cassidy Cataloguing). Select a field from the drop down, insert the search terms, and click "Locate". This tool provides a deeper level of indexing as compared to a standard title lookup tool, thus allowing a user to discover different resources.
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