Law Library Electronic Resources

Online Catalog

WorldCat Law Library Portal : searchable catalog of the Law Library's print holdings

Brandeis Law Digital Library : search and borrow Lexis and Carolina Academic Press ebooks

Wolters Kluwer Study Aid Library : electronic access to bar review & study aid materials

General Databases

Casemaker : Law school students & faculty or KY bar members only. Primary resources including case law and legislation.

Gale Primary Sources: access to materials included in both the Making of Modern Law (20,000+ English and American legal treatises from 1800-1926, trials from 1600-1926, & other primary sources from 1620-1926) and Crime, Punishment, and Popular Culture (American and foreign manuscripts, books, broadsheets, and periodicals, 1790-1920)

HeinOnline : full-text law reviews, Attorney General reports, historical state statutes, current and historical U.S. Code, Statutes at Large, federal regulations, compiled federal legislative histories, treaties, world constitutions, and Australian, Canadian, and British laws. See the online library guide to HeinOnline for more information.

Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective: 1908 - 1981 : indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia & New Zealand

Law360 : legal news and analysis

LLMC Digital : comprehensive access to government documents, case reports, statutory archives, and foreign materials

Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History : covers legal history from ancient to modern times

Parry & Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law: provides concise but substantial information on essentials of international law

ProQuest Congressional : comprehensive access to Congressional reports and hearings, federal legislative histories, and Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports

Law School Only Databases

For more about registering for a new user account with these databases see the law library section on the intranet.

Bloomberg Law: Law students & faculty with accounts only. Includes state and federal legislation, case law, dockets, and secondary materials. See the online library guide to Bloomberg for more information.

Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI) : Library of Lessons contains over 900 interactive, computer-based legal tutorials covering more than three dozen legal education subject areas. The lessons are designed to augment traditional law school instruction.

Lexis Advance: Law students & faculty only. Includes an extensive range of state and federal legislation, case law, and secondary materials. See the online library guide to Lexis for more information.

Checkpoint: Law faculty & students with accounts only. Specialist tax and accounting database.

Westlaw: Law students & faculty only. Includes an extensive range of state and federal legislation, case law, and secondary materials. See the online library guide to Westlaw for more information.

Faculty Scholarly Resources

BEPress Expresso : Law faculty only. A submission management tool allowing express delivery of articles to a choice of 750+ law school reviews.

SmartCILP: Law faculty only. A personalized periodical awareness tool for legal researchers. Subscribers can select alerts for specific subject headings and journals from the Current Index to Legal Periodicals.

SSRN: Social Science Research Network, hosts the Legal Scholarship Network and provides worldwide open access to distribution of research

See more in the faculty information available on the law library section of the intranet.


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