Research guides

Restatement of Torts

Member Databases

The member database HeinOnline includes access to the Restatements. Many drafts may also be available on HeinOnline. Members must be logged in to jenkinslaw.org to access this database. HeinOnline is also available in the library. See below for more information.

Third Series

Restatement, Third, Torts: Apportionment of Liability

        • Available on HeinOnline.
        • Direct Access: Torts: Apportionment of Liability.
        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Torts > Restatement, Third, Torts: Apportionment of Liability
        • Preliminary, Council, and Proposed Final Drafts are also available. The most recent case citations are also available. For more information about case citations, see the Annotations page of this guide.

Restatement, Third, Torts: Liability for Economic Harm

        • Official text not yet available on HeinOnline.
        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Torts > Restatement, Third, Torts: Liability for Economic Harm
        • Tentative Drafts are also available. Indexing to Preliminary and Council Drafts is available. The most recent case citations are also available. For more information about case citations, see the Annotations page of this guide.

Restatement, Third, Torts: Liability for Physical and Emotional Harm

        • Available on HeinOnline.
        • Direct Access: Volume 1, Volume 2. Appendix volume also available.
        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Torts > Restatement, Third, Torts: Liability for Physical and Emotional Harm
        • Preliminary, Council, Discussion, Tentative, and Proposed Final Drafts are also available. The most recent case citations are also available. For more information about case citations, see the Annotations page of this guide.

Restatement, Third, Torts: Products Liability

        • Available on HeinOnline.
        • Direct Access: Torts: Products Liability. Appendix volume also available.
        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Torts > Restatement, Third, Torts: Products Liability
        • Preliminary, Council, Tentative, and Proposed Final Drafts are also available. The most recent case citations are also available. For more information about case citations, see the Annotations page of this guide.

Research Tip

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Second Series

Restatement, Second, Torts

        • Available on HeinOnline.
        • Direct Access: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4. Appendix volumes 1-30 also available.
        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Torts > Restatement, Second, Torts
        • Council, Preliminary, Tentative, and Proposed Official Drafts are also available. The most recent case citations are also available. For more information about case citations, see the Annotations page of this guide.

Research Tip

For more HeinOnline Restatement access directions and search tips, see the ALI on HeinOnline page of this guide.

First Series

Restatement of the Law, Torts

        • Available on HeinOnline.
        • Direct Access: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4.
        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Torts > Restatement of the Law, Torts
        • Preliminary, Tentative, and Proposed Final Drafts, as well as miscellaneous documents and select state annotations are also available. The most recent case citations are also available. For more information about case citations, see the Annotations page of this guide.

Research Tip

For more HeinOnline Restatement access directions and search tips, see the ALI on HeinOnline page of this guide.