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Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Immigration: Resources, Problems and Policies

Searchable Databases

Start with the search terms "immigration law" in the following databases.  Gale Virtual Reference Library is a good place to start for general overviews of this topic.

Current News in Immigration Law

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Books and videos at the Lloyd Sealy Library

immigrants and the right to stayImmigrants and the right to stay (2010)





understanding immigration lawUnderstanding immigration law (2009)  Reserve Room - textbook - KF4819 .U53 2009




no way to liveNo way to live: Alabama’s immigrant law (2011)  Stacks - KFA414 .M46 2011

Online documents

Books on Immigration Reform at the Lloyd Sealy Library

illegal, alien, or immigrantIllegal, alien, or immigrant: The politics of immigration reform (2008) Stacks - JV6465 .N498 2008




opening the floodgates Opening the floodgates: Why America needs to rethink its borders and immigration laws (2007)






taking local controlTaking local control: Immigration policy activism in U.S. cities and states (2010) Stacks - JV6483 .T33 2010