Library Resources

The Wolf Law Library supports the international, foreign, and comparative legal research needs of William & Mary Law School students and faculty through:

Our Collections

We have a large and varied selection of foreign and international materials, including:

  • Constitutions of the Countries of the World
  • The International Encyclopedia of Laws series, containing translations and analysis of laws from dozens of nations on over 20 topics
  • Thousands of treatises on foreign, international, and comparative law issues
Online Resources

W&M Law students and faculty have access to a wide array of databases, such as:

  • Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)
  • Foreign Law Guide
  • HeinOnline (including the Foreign and International Law Resources Database)
  • Lexis and Westlaw
  • World News Connection
  • Topical databases containing news and articles from all disciplines
Skilled Librarians

Our Reference Librarians, who all have law degrees, can help you track down elusive laws and commentary on foreign and international legal issues.