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
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.
An English translation of the Civil Code of Chile (current through August 1, 2013) is on permanent reserve in the Law Library.
The following book provides a good introduction to specialized Spanish legal terminology:
Bilingual Spanish/English legal dictionaries are located in the 3rd Floor Reference Section in the K52 range.
The following is an annotated bibliography of Chilean legal literature (Spanish only) available through bepress:
Posted above is a PowerPoint presentation that was prepared for the LUC Law School course, "Comparative Law Seminar: Legal Systems in the Americas."
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.