The library has collected a detailed set of resources that are available online for those interested in engaging in empirical legal scholarship.
UNC Libraries maintains a number of tutorials, guides, and resource lists for conducting empirical research generally. These include:
Several of the above guides have more comprehensive lists of ELS-relevant data sets. Below is a listing of some of the most commonly used ELS data sets in the areas of Courts, Crime & Justice, the Legislative Branch & Politics, Business and Economics, Demographic, and International data sets.