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Employment Law Handbooks and Guides
The Law Library has several print resources on labor and employment topics. Try the catalog for further resources.
Employment Law (Hornbook Series) by
Call Number: KF3455 .E4682 2010
Publication Date: 2009-11-30
Designed for use with any casebook, the fourth edition has been expanded and updated, including the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, anti-discrimination laws, health benefits, privacy in employment, and more.
Employment Law in a Nutshell by
Call Number: KF2905.3 .Z9 B68 2017
This Nutshell provides an overview of individual employee rights and responsibilities. It addresses a number of areas, including establishing and ending the employment relationship, protection of employee privacy and reputation, discrimination, regulation of wages and hours, employee physical safety, fringe benefits, and employee duties of loyalty.
Employment Law Websites and Reference
News and Current Awareness
Employment Law Treatises
Termination of Employment [Westlaw]
Termination of Employment is a complete, fully indexed and cross-referenced legal guide to termination of employment, covering federal and state law. Law access only.
Larson on Employment Discrimination [Lexis]
Comprehensive coverage that keeps pace with the continuing evolution of the law relating to employment discrimination based on race, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability and union membership.
Larson's Workers Compensation Law [Lexis]
The comprehensive, authoritative treatise on workers compensation law used by all state commissions and cited, with great frequency, by courts in all states. Law access only.
Labor & Employment Law Resource Center (BNA)
Up-to-date news, practitioner resources,expert analysis, case law, agency decisions, and other primary sources.
Labor and Employment Law (Federal)
This CCH library includes CCHs Employment Law Daily news service, 12 newsletters/journals, CCH explanatory materials, 21 Aspen treatises, official agency manuals for the EEOC, NLRB, and the OFCCP, and comprehensive primary source materials. Specifically, the database contains over 200,000 labor and employment cases with archives back to 1937, daily updates of case law in the Most Recent Federal and State Court Decisions database, and a comprehensive collection of Labor Arbitration Awards dating back to 1986. Practice tools include a chart-based Labor Arbitrator Biographies and Awards tool.
EEOC Compliance Manual
Also available on Westlaw (CoL only)
Employment Law Periodicals
Employment law is a common topic in law reviews and journals and can be searched through Westlaw and Lexis (law access only). Listed here are some other databases of legal periodicals, as well as a handful of the leading journals on labor and employment law.
Contains a wide selection of law journals including, Comparative Labor Law and Policy Journal and Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law.