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 Welcome to the Lessons In Liberty library research guide!

Please submit any comments or questions to Douglas Heimbigner:

Online Resources

Online resources related to the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights:
Charters Of Freedom from the National Archives
The site contains transcripts of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution of the United States and the Bill of Rights with brief essays that provide a historical background.
Constitution Annotated (
The Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation.

The U.S. Constitution on Findlaw
This version of the U.S. Constitution contains annotations with references to the texts of relevant legal decisions.
This site is from a non-profit organization focused on providing educational resources on America’s Founding documents and principles.
An online history journal early American life


Encyclopedia of the U.S. Supreme Court

Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court

U. S. Supreme Court

Visit the site for the Supreme Court of the United States.

Current News Resources

News sources from the nation's capital:

The Wall Street Journal - Capital Journal site

New York Times - Sections:

Google News - Top Stories

  • Search Google News by topic or term, for example: U.S. Constitution