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Moritz College of Law

Law Library

Research Guide: Election Law

This guide is designed to assist the faculty and students of the Moritz College of Law in researching issues in the area of election law.

General Resources

Voting Rights

Election Administration

Campaign Finance

Finding Books

Search the OSU Libraries Catalog to find books in the Moritz Law Library.

Books in the Moritz Law Library are organized according to the Library of Congress Classification (LCC) call numbers. 

Books on election law can be found at KF4900

Other call number ranges that may be relevant are JK1800-2300 (voting rights, the electoral system, political parties), JF494 (referendum & initiative), JK518-524 (presidential election statistics), JK1010-1041 (congressional election statistics), and JK1965-67 (general election statistics).

Finding Databases

The Moritz Law Library and the OSU Libraries provide access to a number of electronic databases. Consult the Moritz Law Library's Major Legal Databases and the OSU Libraries' Research Databases List in order to find databases by subject or alphabetically by title.