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Core Databases

Access the essential databases for Law. For more, see the Law Subject Guide.

  • CQ Researcher:
    In-depth coverage of current political and social issues in the news. Full text included; ( + )
  • Hein Online:
    Comprehensive legal history resources, 16th c. - present. Full text included; ( + )

Comprehensive List

Access the recommended databases for Law. For more, see the Law Subject Guide.

  • Academic Search Complete:
    An all-inclusive scholarly and multidisciplinary database. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; KYVL; ( + )
  • Biography Index (Steely Reference):
    Index to biographical materials in books and magazines, 1946-1984. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Biography Reference Bank:
    An extensive biography database. Full text included; ( + )
  • Book Review Digest (Steely Reference):
    Access to citations for book reviews, 1905-1982. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Book Review Digest Plus:
    Book reviews from periodicals. Full text included; ( + )
  • Book Review Index (Steely Reference):
    Access to citations for book reviews, 1965-2009. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • CALI: The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction:
    Legal lessons and ebooks. Full text included; Ebook collection; ( + )
  • Checkpoint:
    For tax and accounting research. Is this your first login? Full text included; ( + )
  • Copyright.gov:
    Search copyrights registered since 1978. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • CQ Researcher:
    In-depth coverage of current political and social issues in the news. Full text included; ( + )
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts:
    Indexes journals in Criminal Justice and Criminology. Full text included; ( + )
  • Digital Commons Network:
    Access to scholarly journal articles and research. Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • Directory of Open Access Books:
    A directory of open-access books. Full text included; Ebook collection; Open access; ( + )
  • Directory of Open Access Journals:
    Definitive index to peer-reviewed, open-access journals. Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • Dissertations and Theses:
    Comprehensive access to dissertations and theses worldwide. Full text included; Ebook collection; ( + )
  • Doing Business:
    Data on global business, labor regulations, and property rights. Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • E-Journals:
    Citations from EBSCO ejournals (limited full-text). Citation only; ( + )
  • Essay and General Literature Index (Steely Reference):
    Citations to humanities and social sciences articles, 1900-1984. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Gov Info:
    Publications from all three branches of the Federal Government. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Hathitrust:
    Digitized materials from 100 partner libraries. Full-text; Ebook collection; Open access; ( + )
  • Hein Online:
    Comprehensive legal history resources, 16th c. - present. Full text included; ( + )
  • JSTOR:
    Scholarly journals in the humanities, sciences, and business. Full text included; ( + )
  • LLMC Digital Law Library Microform Consortium:
    Legal and government materials. Full text included; US Government materials; ( + )
  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service:
    Criminal justice and substance abuse resources. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Open Dissertations:
    American dissertations. Limited full text. Full text included; Ebook collection; ( + )
  • Open Dissertations (free):
    Open access to American dissertations. Limited full text. Full text included; Ebook collection; Open access; ( + )