- Hathitrust.org -- start with subject search and use "yourstate" statute as an initial search--the year of publication cataloged in Hathitrust isn't always correct, so be careful using that.
- Internet Archive --search the "texts"
- Google Books
04 December 2013
Finding Old State Statute Books-Three Free Places to Start
A fan on Genealogy Tip of the Day on Facebook asked about how to find old state statute books. Short of going to a university law library, here are some free online sources for digital copies of these materials.
Determine if a nearby library has electronic access to a database that may contain additional digital copies of old state statutes. A reference librarian should be able to help you.