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How to Research a Legal Problem: A guide for Non-Lawyers

This online publication from the American Association of Law Librarians is designed to assist the public in understanding the process of finding laws, cases, and other legal resources. 

Utah Legal Research Tools

A set of links from the Utah State Law Library to official sources of Utah law, including the Utah Statutes, Utah Administrative Code, Court Rules, and other resources. In addition, links are provided to general legal resources for non-lawyers, jury instructions, and sources of free and low cost legal assistance.

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Legal Collection

This resource provides access to a collection of more than 250 well known legal publications, including journals, documents, and case studies. This database is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.

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Rights & Responsibilities for Utah Renters and Landlords

Prepared by Utah Legal Services, these site has information and forms for common situations in tenant and landlord relationships.  

Self-Help Materials for Utah Legal Services

This site has information and selected forms on family law, responding to an eviction complaint, senior law, bankruptcy, and many other topics. 

Utah Advance Health Care Directive

This directive, also called a living will, is a set of written instructions that that specify what actions should be taken for an individual’s health care if they are no longer able to make decisions due to illness or incapacity.  The Utah Commission on Aging provides this form. 

Utah State Courts Self-Help Resources

This site provides general information and links to a wide variety of legal topics, including landlord-tenant, small claims, traffic matters, juvenile cases and other areas. Also provided are sources of free and low-cost legal assistance, a glossary of legal terms, and information how to represent yourself in court.