The records of the U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Alabama are included among Record Group 21 at the:
- National Archives and Records Administration Southeast Region (Atlanta)
5780 Jonesboro Road
Morrow, Georgia 30260
A guide to the holdings of the regional archvies is available at: http://www.archives.gov/southeast/holdings/index.html
A published description of the records is also available in the Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives of the United States, 1995 (http://www.archives.gov/research/guide-fed-records/index.html).
Freyer, Tony, and Timothy Dixon. Democracy and Judicial Independence: A History of the Federal Courts of Alabama, 1820-1994. Brooklyn, NY: Carlson Publishing Inc., 1995.
Riser, R. Volney, comp., Paul M. Pruitt, Jr. and David I. Durham, eds. A Goodly Heritage: Judges and Historically Significant Decisions of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, 1804-1955. Tuscaloosa, Ala.: University of Alabama School of Law, in partnership with the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, 2010.