Databases A-Z

18th Century Collections Online Digital images of books published during the 18th century, covering the fields of history, literature, religion, law, fine arts, science and more.
19th Century U.S. Newspapers Digital facsimile images of both full pages and clipped articles for hundreds of 19th century U.S. newspapers. For each issue, the newspaper is captured from cover-to-cover, providing access to every article, advertisement and illustration.
A-Z Index of U.S. Government Departments and Agencies A comprehensive listing of U.S. Government departments and agencies.
ABA Forum on Air and Space Law "The Forum’s conferences and other activities serve as the one-stop shop for attorneys interested in all aspects of domestic and international air and space law, including airlines, airports, labor, finance, litigation, environment and antitrust, as well as regulatory issues arising from governmental entities such as FAA, DOT, NASA and EASA."
ABA Section on Dispute Resolution The Section's objectives include maintaining the ABA's national leadership role in the dispute resolution field; providing information and technical assistance to members, legislators, government departments and the general public on all aspects of dispute resolution; studying existing methods for the prompt and effective resolution of disputes; adapting current legal procedures to accommodate court-annexed and court-directed dispute resolution processes; activating state and local bar involvement in dispute resolution, conducting public and professional education programs such as the Multi-Door Dispute Resolution Courthouse Centers Project and conducting a program of research and development including programmatic and legislative models.
ABI / Inform Complete Includes full-text journals from the business press as well as key trade publications, dissertations, conference proceedings, and market reports. Provides access to hundreds of business titles from publishers such as Cambridge University Press, Dow Jones and Company, Emerald Group Publishing, Dun and Bradstreet, Palgrave MacMillan, the Financial Times Group,and the Economist Intelligence Unit.
Academic Search Complete Scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887.
Admiralty Law Overview from Cornell's Legal Information Institute An overview of Admiralty Law and links to further resources.
ADR & Mediation Resources This mediation and dispute resolution resources site contains substantial on-line materials for alternative dispute resolution and mediation.
Alternative Dispute Resolution from Hieros Gamos ADR typically refers to processes and techniques of resolving disputes that fall outside of the judicial process (formal litigation – court).
American Agricultural Law Association Provides excellent information, advice, and counsel on all issues of agricultural law and law affecting rural communities that are readily accessible to those who will benefit therefrom, including farmers, agribusinesses, businesses associated with and serving agriculture, members of the legal profession, educators, policy-makers, and interested members of the public.
American Antitrust Institute The American Antitrust Institute is an independent non-profit organization based in Washington D.C. with a mission to increase the role of competition, assure that competition works in the interests of consumers, and challenge abuses of concentrated economic power in the American and world economy. Through its education and advocacy work, the AAI provides valuable legal and economic information, analysis, and perspective on U.S. and international antitrust law, litigation, and legislation, with a particular focus on the effects of anticompetitive practices on consumers.
American Arbitration Association The American Arbitration Association® (AAA), is a not-for-profit organization with offices throughout the U.S. AAA has a long history and experience in the field of alternative dispute resolution, providing services to individuals and organizations who wish to resolve conflicts out of court.
American Immigration Lawyers Association Are you faced with a dilemma? You need to search the INA, CFR, and Kurzban’s while sitting in court waiting for your case to be called. You need to finish that all-important brief while sitting on a plane. You simply need to determine when to file for judicial review under REAL ID. AILLink can help! Ask your librarian for access information.
Antitrust Law Overview from Cornells Legal Information Institute Provides an overview of Antitrust Law and links to further resources.
ATLA Catholic Periodical and Literature Index Provides indexing of periodicals, essay collections, church documents, papal documents, and electronic resources expressly addressing the practice and intellectual tradition of Roman Catholicism.
Bureau of National Affairs (BNA) Includes primary source material in a large range of legal topics, as well as over 350 daily, weekly, monthly, and up-to-the-minute news services covering a full range of legal, legislative, regulatory, and economic developments.
Business Source Complete Scholarly business database.  Indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals. 
CALI Lessons A consortium of over 170 law schools which offers over 800 computer-based legal tutorials for use by law students at member institutions.
Catholic Dimensions of Legal Study Catholic Dimensions of Legal Study is an attempt by the librarians of the Judge Kathryn J. DuFour Library of The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law to respond to the bishop’s call for action. It seeks to identify and describe Catholic resources useful for law teachers, law students and practicing attorneys who are seeking to integrate their faith commitment into a life in the law.
Coast Guard Boating Safety Site The U.S. Coast Guard's Boating Safety Division (CG-5422) is dedicated to reducing loss of life, injuries, and property damage that occur on U.S. waterways by improving the knowledge, skills, and abilities of recreational boaters.
Corporate Counsel Profiler Corporate Counsel Profiler provides immediate access to the most trusted resource for information on corporate counsel and on the companies with which they are affiliated. This database is a source for the most up to date coverage of more than 22,000 in-house attorneys at more than 5000 companies.
CPR International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution The International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR) is the leading independent resource helping global business and their lawyers resolve complex commercial disputes more cost effectively and efficiently.
CuttingEdgeLaw A multimedia web-based documentary of a movement that is about that movement which is a transformation of the law.
Department of Justice Anti-Trust Division The mission of the Antitrust Division is to promote economic competition through enforcing and providing guidance on antitrust laws and principles.
Directory of Open Access Journals "The aim of the DOAJ is to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals, thereby promoting their increased usage and impact. The DOAJ aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access scientific and scholarly journals that use a quality control system to guarantee the content. In short, the DOAJ aims to be THE one stop shop for users of open access journals."
eBook Collection (EBSCOHost) Provides access to digital versions of books and journals.
ebrary’s Searchable Information Center on Cyberbullying According to the National Crime Prevention Council, 43% of teens have been the victims of cyberbullying in the past year. To help parents, educators, and others better understand, prevent, and take action against this growing concern
Electronic Code of Federal Regulations The Electronic Code of Federal Regulations (e-CFR) is a currently updated version of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). It is not an official legal edition of the CFR. The e-CFR is an editorial compilation of CFR material and Federal Register amendments produced by the National Archives and Records Administration's Office of the Federal Register (OFR) and the Government Printing Office. The OFR updates the material in the e-CFR on a daily basis.
European Centre for Space Law The main objective of the European Centre for Space Law (ECSL) is to build up and spread, within Europe and elsewhere, an understanding of the legal framework relevant to space activities. ECSL does this by fostering the exchange of information among interested stakeholders and by helping to improve and promote the teaching of space law. Its aim is to provide updated information on Europe’s contribution to space activities beyond Europe, and therefore to enhance the European position in the field of space law practice, teaching and publications.
FastCase Fastcase’s libraries include primary law from all 50 states, as well as deep federal coverage going back to 1 U.S. 1, 1 F.2d 1, 1 F.Supp. 1, and 1 B.R. 1. The Fastcase collection includes cases, statutes, regulations, court rules, and constitutions. Fastcase also provides access to a newspaper archive, legal forms, a one-stop PACER search of federal filings, people finders, and business intelligence tools through our business partners.
Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board (FASAB) The FASAB serves the public interest by improving federal financial reporting through issuing federal financial accounting standards and providing guidance after considering the needs of external and internal users of federal financial information.
Federal Agencies Directory The directory lists current/active/existing U. S. Federal Government agencies as represented in the United States Government Manual. Indentations will inform the reader of the institution's place in the hierarchy.
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Our mission is to provide the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. Learn more about how our mission is accomplished, the history of the FAA, and opportunities for the public to do business with the FAA.
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service Since 1947, the Federal Mediation and Concilliation service has provided mediation and arbitration services to industry, our communities and government agencies worldwide.  Our mission is to improve labor-management relations, to promote collective bargaining and to enhance organizational effectiveness.  Explore this site to learn who we are, what we do, and how we can assist you.
Federal Register The Office of the Federal Register posts this unofficial, HTML (XML-based) edition of the Federal Register on FederalRegister.gov to overcome the technical limitations of the official PDF edition and to demonstrate how an alternate version can effectively convey regulatory information to the public. This HTML version is presented in a unique web journal format known as “Federal Register 2.0,” or “FR2.”
Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) The mission of the FASB is to establish and improve standards of financial accounting and reporting that foster financial reporting by nongovernmental entities that provides decision-useful information to investors and other users of financial reports. That mission is accomplished through a comprehensive and independent process that encourages broad participation, objectively considers all stakeholder views, and is subject to oversight by the Financial Accounting Foundation’s Board of Trustees.
Florida Constitution View the full-text of Florida's Constitution.
Florida Electronic Library The Florida Electronic Library is brought to you by the Public Libraries of Florida. It is a gateway to select Internet resources that offers access to comprehensive, accurate, and reliable information. Available resources include electronic magazines, newspapers, almanacs, encyclopedias, and books, providing information on topics such as current events, education, business, technology, and health issues. The Florida Electronic Library offers information for all age groups, including homework help for students and resources for teachers.
Florida Laws Digests of General Florida laws from 2003-2010.
Florida Public Documents <span style="color: #000000; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium; text-align: -webkit-center;">The collection includes public documents distributed by the State Library of Florida since 1967 under the Florida Public Documents Depository Program. FAU began systematically collecting Florida documents early in 1966 and has since been able to acquire a substantial number of state documents published prior to that date</span>
Florida Statutes Provides hyperlinks to full-text Florida statutes.
Florida Supreme Court Briefs and Opinions This database contains opinions issued in Florida Supreme Court cases decided since November 1984 and the briefs filed in those cases.
Florida Supreme Court-Clerks Office Forms Supreme Court forms are provided in Adobe Acrobat. For other forms, please see rule 9.900 of the Florida Rules of Appellate Procedure.
Free Access to Law Legal information institutes of the world declare that:Public legal information from all countries and international institutions is part of the common heritage of humanity. Maximizing access to this information promotes justice and the rule of law;Public legal information is digital common property and should be accessible to all on a non-profit basis and free of charge;Organizations such as legal information institutes have the right to publish public legal information and the government bodies that create or control that information should provide access to it so that it can be published by other parties.
FTC Anti-Trust and Competition The Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Competition champions the rights of American consumers by promoting and protecting free and vigorous competition. The Bureau reviews mergers and acquisitions, and challenges those that would likely lead to higher prices, fewer choices, or less innovation; seeks out and challenges anticompetitive conduct in the marketplace, including monopolization and agreements between competitors; promotes competition in industries where consumer impact is high, such as health care, real estate, oil &amp; gas, technology, and consumer goods; and provides information, and holds conferences and workshops, for consumers, businesses, and policy makers on competition issues and market analysis.
Gale Virtual Reference Library Gale Virtual Reference Library ebooks
Georgetown's Maritime Law Research Guide This guide is intended as a starting point for research in maritime law at Georgetown Law Library. It includes both primary and secondary materials, in both print and electronic formats.
Government Printing Office (GPO) The official website of the GPO, providing publishing &amp; dissemination services for the official and authentic government publications to Congress, Federal agencies, Federal depository libraries, and the American public.
Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) is the independent organization that establishes and improves standards of accounting and financial reporting for U.S. state and local governments.
GPO Federal Digital System (FDSys) GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
GreenFILE Covers all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
Handbook of Latin American Studies The Handbook is a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities. Each year, more than 130 academics from around the world choose over 5,000 works for inclusion in the Handbook. Continuously published since 1936, the Handbook offers Latin Americanists an essential guide to available resources. More information on the history of the Handbook can be found in a paper written for the Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials (SALALM) annual meeting in 1996.
Hein Online A collection of legal resources including over 40 million pages in PDF format. Titles include the Law Journal Library, English Reports, American Law Institute Library, and many others.
Index to Legal Periodicals A bibliographic database that cites articles from over 900 legal periodicals and indexes law books. Full text coverage for 383 periodicals is also included. Periodical coverage includes law reviews, bar association journals, university publications, yearbooks, institutes, and government publications. Index to Legal Periodicals &amp; Books covers all areas of jurisprudence, including recent court decisions, new legislation, and original scholarship.
International Academy of Collaborative Professionals IACP is the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, an international community of legal, mental health and financial professionals working in concert to create client-centered processes for resolving conflict.
International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) The IFRS Foundation is an independent, not-for-profit private sector organisation working in the public interest. Its principal objectives are: to develop a single set of high quality, understandable, enforceable and globally accepted international financial reporting standards (IFRSs) through its standard-setting body, the IASB; to promote the use and rigorous application of those standards; to take account of the financial reporting needs of emerging economies and small and medium-sized entities (SMEs); and to promote and facilitate adoption of IFRSs, being the standards and interpretations issued by the IASB, through the convergence of national accounting standards and IFRSs.
International Space Treaties Early information regarding original international space treaties.
Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce Welcome to the Internet home of the Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce, a scholarly publication devoted to all aspects of admiralty and maritime law, including the law of the sea. If you're one of our many loyal readers, we think you'll find our site a handy reference guide. If you're not familiar with us, we invite you to spend some time at our site. In addition to information about the Journal's history, policies, and activities, you'll also find profiles of the Editors and Editorial Board.
JSTOR -- Social Science Periodicals An archive of social science and humanities journals in PDF format.
LegalTrac Provides indexing for more than 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. Each title included in LegalTrac is selected on the basis of criteria provided by a special advisory committee of the American Association of Law Libraries. LegalTrac also contains law-related articles from over 1,000 additional business and general interest titles.
Lexis-Nexis LexisNexis® is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets.
Library of Congress - Databases & eResources Databases and eResources that provide legal and legislative information for the U.S. and around the globe.
LLMC Digital The online database of the non-profit Law Library Microform Consortium, providing access to thousands of legal titles.
Making of Modern Law, Legal Treatises 1800-1926 Provides digital images of 22,000 legal treatises on US and British law published from 1800 through 1926.
Making of Modern Law, Trials 1600-1926 Based on holdings of the law libraries of Harvard and Yale, and the Library of the Bar of the City of New York.
Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 Contains nearly 11 million pages of records and briefs brought before the U.S. Supreme Court in the period 1832-1978.
Maritime Law and Admiralty Page This site is about Canadian maritime law, shipping law, marine law, fisheries law, the law of marine insurance and the law of the sea, ships and shipping. On this page you will find recent items and cases of interest.
Maritime Law Association of the United States The objectives of the Association shall be to advance reforms in the Maritime Law of the United States, to facilitate justice in its administration, to promote uniformity in its enactment and interpretation, to furnish a forum for the discussion and consideration of problems affecting the Maritime Law and its administration, to participate as a constituent member of the Comité Maritime International and as an affiliated organization of the American Bar Association, and to act with other associations in efforts to bring about a greater harmony in the shipping laws, regulations and practices of different nations.
McGill Institute of Air and Space Law Recognizing the critical role that legal education would play in facilitating integration of legal standards globally, in 1951, McGill University established the Institute of Air &amp; Space Law (IASL) to provide graduate legal education for students from around the world. In the ensuing half century, IASL has educated some 800 students from 120 countries. Today, our graduates hold some of the highest positions in international organizations, governmental air transport ministries, airlines, and law firms around the world.
NASA Office of the General Counsel The Office of the General Counsel provides functional leadership regarding legal services and issues related to all aspects of NASA activities for Center Chief and Patent Counsel and, for Agency-wide issues, the Administrator. These services and issues include establishing and disseminating legal policy and interpreting new statutes and cases. The Office of the General Counsel is also responsible for developing the ethics and patent program requirements, establishing metrics, and developing quality standards.
National Agricultural Law Center The National Agricultural Law Center is the only agricultural law research and information facility that is independent, national in scope, and directly connected to the national agricultural information network. The Center has expanded the scope of its coverage to include food law as it recognizes the expanding scope of agricultural law and its convergence with food law topics.
National Association of State Departments of Agriculture Our mission is to represent the state departments of agriculture in the development, implementation, and communication of sound public policy and programs which support and promote the American agricultural industry, while protecting consumers and the environment.
National Center for Remote Sensing, Air and Space Law Informational resources on the legal aspects of human activities using aerospace technologies.
National Journal Policy Central Digital resource on American politics, including the online version of the National Journal, CongressDaily, and the Almanac of American Politics.
Natural Disaster and Extreme Weather Searchable Information Center <font color="#000000" face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><span style="font-size: 12px; line-height: 16px;">This site contains information on natural disasters and extreme weather from agencies.</span></font>
Oxford English Dictionary An online dictionary which traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources.
Perseus Digital Library Includes primary and secondary sources for the study of ancient Greece and Rome; Art &amp; Archaeology Artifact Browser; Arabic language documents; materials for the study of the Germanic Peoples; sources on the history of the 19th-century United States.; primary and secondary sources in early modern English literature; issues of the Richmond Times Dispatch; Humanist and Renaissance Italian Poetry in Latin&nbsp;
Points of View Reference Center Provides students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides 250 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide.
Project MUSE Online database providing PDF images of more than 200 humanities and social sciences journals.
ProQuest Congressional A comprehensive collection of historic and current congressional information, including the full text of congressional publications, finding aids, a bill tracking service, and the full text of public laws and other research materials.
PubMed The National Library of Medicine's database providing journal citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences.
Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Since its creation, the Committee has helped establish, guide, and examine agricultural policies here and abroad. It has had a hand in fashioning the research and teaching of the 1860’s, the price and income support controls of the 1930’s, and the international trade of the 1990’s. The Committee has been active in times of prosperity and peace, as well as in times of depression and war. Present Committee members face many of the same challenges and concerns as past members: commodity price and income supports, trade, research, food safety, nutrition, and conservation.
St Thomas Aquinas Works The Collected Works of St. Thomas Aquinas. Electronic edition. Past Masters Preface ISBN: 978-1-57085-000-4 Charlottesville, Virginia, USA: InteLex Corporation.
St. Thomas Aquinas - Complete Works The complete works of St. Thomas Aquinas translated in English, including his complete Summa Theologiae.
Teacher Reference Center Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.&nbsp;
THOMAS Legislative Information on the Internet The website of the Library of Congress, providing a wide variety of legislative materials online.
Times Digital Archive Researchers can search through the complete digital edition of The Times (London), using keyword searching and hit-term highlighting to retrieve full facsimile images of either a specific article or a complete page. The entire newspaper is captured, with all articles, advertisements and illustrations/photos divided into categories to facilitate searching.
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) The USDA provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on sound public policy, the best available science, and efficient management.
U.S. Government Manual The United States Government Manual is the official handbook of the Federal Government. This special edition of the Federal Register is currently updated to provide comprehensive and authoritative descriptions of the programs and activities of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches. The Government Manual also includes information about quasi-official agencies, international organizations with U.S. membership, and Federal boards, commissions, and committees.
United Nations Documents Covers all types of official United Nations documentation, as well as providing access to the resolutions of the General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and the Trusteeship Council from 1946 onwards.
United States Coast Guard Official Website The U.S. Coast Guard is one of the five armed forces of the United States and the only military organization within the Department of Homeland Security. Since 1790 the Coast Guard has safeguarded our Nation's maritime interests and environment around the world. The Coast Guard is an adaptable, responsive military force of maritime professionals whose broad legal authorities, capable assets, geographic diversity and expansive partnerships provide a persistent presence along our rivers, in the ports, littoral regions and on the high seas. Coast Guard presence and impact is local, regional, national and international. These attributes make the Coast Guard a unique instrument of maritime safety, security and environmental stewardship.
USSC Records & Briefs Digital Archive Containing nearly 11 million pages of records and briefs brought before the U.S. Supreme Court in the period 1832-1978, this product provides an essential primary source tool for the study of all aspects of American history as well as the U.S. judicial system.
Welcome to ebrary’s Library & KM Center Librarianship and knowledge management electronic books
Westlaw.com A comprehensive search database covering all areas and types of legal research and information.
WorldCAT A global catalog of library collections which includes over 49 million records of books, journals, dissertations, audio-visual materials, and manuscripts.