Research guides

Federal Practice & Procedure

Civil Practice

Jenkins collects materials specific to federal civil practice. See below for more details.

Major treatise sets, like Federal Practice and Procedure (Wright & Miller) and Moore's Federal Practice may also be useful resources to examine.

In addition to the resources listed below, it may also be beneficial to look at the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. See the Federal Court Rules guide for how to access the court rules.

Member Databases

Civil Procedure in a Nutshell
Available on the West Academic Digital Library. Also available in print.

Onsite Print & Electronic

Handbook of Federal Civil Discovery and Disclosure West
Library also has previous editions: see all.

Sinclair on Federal Civil Practice Practicing Law Institute
Library also has previous editions: see all.