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Researching Chilean Law: Books


To find an item in Loyola's collection that is not listed at right, please use Loyola's online catalog.  Some suggested Library of Congress Subject Headings for titles on Chilean law are: 


Rule of Law--Chile

Civil Law--Chile

Human Rights--Chile

Judicial Process--Chile

Justice, Administration of--Chile

Chile--Politics and Government

To locate books in libraries outside the Loyola University Chicago system, use the WorldCat database.  Loyola Chicago Law School patrons should use ILLiad to request materials from non-Loyola libraries. 




Civil Code of Chile

Note that the 2014 edition circulates and is shelved in the law library's main stacks at KHF404.31855 .A5213 2014.

Legal Spanish

The following book provides a good introduction to specialized Spanish legal terminology:

Spanish/English Law Dictionaries

Bilingual Spanish/English legal dictionaries are located in the 3rd Floor Reference Section in the K52 range.  

Reference Books

Circulating Books

Subject Guide

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Julienne Grant
Loyola University School of Law Library
Philip H. Corboy Law Center
25 E. Pearson St.
Chicago, IL 60611

Legal Literature of Chile

PowerPoint Presentations

Posted above is a PowerPoint presentation that was prepared for the LUC Law School course, "Comparative Law Seminar:  Legal Systems in the Americas."

Print Research Guide

Prepared in the summer of 2009, updated in February 2012, this 23-page guide offers instructions and tips on how to research foreign, comparative, and international law at the LUC Law Library.  The annotated guide lists print reference sources, subscription databases, free websites, and current awareness sources that may be useful when approaching foreign, comparative, and international law questions.