This Article provides information about legal literature and research in the Federal Republic of Germany. Twenty-four basic works are reviewed, including a dozen important law books and legal periodicals and a dozen legal bibliographies that help to locate additional legal information. In addition, a few other publications are briefly discussed. This Article addresses the use of selective legal materials and as a result is very basic. Its objective is to introduce the novice to German legal literature.
Most of the books concern the law of the Federal Republic of Germany. A few that are published in that country cover comparative and international legal topics. These publications may be useful to students and researchers who are not specialists in German law.
Legal Research in the Federal Republic of Germany: A Concise Presentation of Basic Publications,
16 Vanderbilt Law Review
Available at: https://scholarship.law.vanderbilt.edu/vjtl/vol16/iss3/3