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Access to Subscription Databases
Vermont Law Available Through Subscription Databases
Vermont materials available through subscription based legal research platforms are consistent with state material on those platforms available generally for the 50 United States. The specific content and features vary as highlighted below.
In conjunction with the Vermont Bar Association, Casemaker provides affordable access to Vermont primary law including cases, statutes, court rules, and select administrative decisions.
In addition to a Vermont law reviews and journals, HeinOnline provides Vermont session laws beginning in 1778 as well as select historic statutory codes.
Lexis provides Vermont primary law materials, including select unpublished cases and select municipal codes, as well as extensive secondary resources. The robust annotations increase research efficiency and enhance the scope of the Shepards citator. Lexis' strength lies with its sophisticated search platform as well as its expansive range of contemporary materials.
PACER provides access to select filings and dockets from federal courts; including Vermont federal district, circuit, and bankruptcy courts. The Vermont Law School community should contact email@example.com to obtain PACER documents.
Vermont Judiciary Public Portal
The Public Portal is a web-based platform that offers court users and members of the general public customized role-based access to court records, hearing calendars and other data. The Portal also provides a convenient way to pay court fines online from anywhere on any compatible device.
Westlaw provides Vermont primary law materials, including select unpublished cases, as well as extensive secondary resources. The robust annotations, including headnotes and key numbers, increase research efficiency and enhance the scope of the KeyCite citator. Westlaw's strength lies with its sophisticated search platform as well as its expansive range of contemporary materials.