Skip to Main Content
site header image

Ohio Legal Research

ohio legal research ohio case law ohio statutes ohio legislative history


This guide provides a quick overview of Ohio legal materials. It covers the major print materials, free web sources, and online databases. The guide can be used by students, faculty members, lawyers, and the general public.


Recommended titles for Ohio research


Ohio Legal Research Guide -Melanie K. Putnam, Susan M. Schaefgen

Call Number: Reference Desk - KFO 75 .P88

Publication Date: 1997

Ohio Legal Research -Hall, Simpson, Broering-Jacobs

Call Number: Reference Desk - KFO 75 .H357

Publication Date: 2015

Ohio Practitioners' Handbook - Cincinnati Bar Association
Court of Appeals, Ohio First Appellate District

Call Number: Reference Desk - KFO 556 C68

Publication Date: 2008

CALI Exercise


Law Students and Law Faculty can access the CALI exercises.  Go to and follow the log-in instructions or call the Circulation Desk  859-572-6030.


Ohio Legal Materials: Primary Sources

Ohio Secondary Reources