This research guide focuses on federal and Texas employment law and discrimination, with some labor law resources covered in passing.
In general, when researching a topic within a substantive area of the law, one should start with secondary sources to find the leading and most relevant primary law. Once you have some citations in hand, look them up in primary sources. Be sure to check out the current awareness resources so that you stay abreast of developments throughout your research. See the library's guide to the legal research process for a more general overview.
Please note, access to certain databases linked in this guide may be restricted to UT Law or the UT community; please see the library's Databases page that lays out access privileges.
Employment Law Organizations & Resources
Navigating Tarlton's Collection
Whether seeking print or online materials, here are some tips for using TALLONS, the online catalog:
Helpful call number ranges:
- K 1701 - 1841 (Int'l and comparative labor and employment law)
- KF 3301 - 3580 (U.S. labor and employment law)
- KFT 1531 - 1542 (Texas labor and employment law)
Helpful subject headings:
- Discrimination in Employment -- Law and Legislation -- United States...
- Labor Laws and Legislation -- Texas...
- Labor Laws and Legislation -- United States...
- People with Disabilities -- Employment -- Law and Legislation -- United States...
Selected Government Websites
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