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Alphabetical List of Research Databases

For direct access to ResearchPort, which provides access to databases both on- and off-campus, go to the Research Port website.
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ABI/INFORM GLOBAL: Business-related journals via ProQuest. Some full text available.

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ACADEMIC SEARCH COMPLETE (EBSCOhost): Provides abstracts and indexing for over 7,000 journals. Full text of articles for over 4,000 scholarly publications, including more than 3,100 peer-reviewed publications.

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BLOOMBERG BNA: Leading source of legal, regulatory, and business information for professionals.

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BRITANNICA ONLINE ENCYCLOPEDIA: Full text and interactive version.

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BUSINESS SOURCE PREMIER (EBSCOhost): Provides full-text for nearly 8200 serials, with full-text for some back to 1965.

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CHECKPOINT:
Provides both analytical and primary source information relating to tax law.

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Off Campus

CLEARINGHOUSE REVIEW: Journal Published by the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law.

On Campus (Users must first register for a username and password at http://povertylaw.org using a PC on campus and then log in using these credentials. Users will then have “roaming access” from any PC at any location. Users must log in to the publisher’s web site from a PC on campus at least once every 60 days to renew their subscription status)
Off Campus

CONGRESSIONAL PUBLICATIONS via PROQUEST : Provides access to Congressional level publications, policy documents and the US Statutes at Large.

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Off Campus

E-BOOK COLLECTION (EBSCOhost) (formerly NETLIBRARY): A general collection of electronic texts; for a list of the the Law Library's Civil Rights titles: Civil Rights E-book Collection

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Off Campus

E-BOOK LIBRARY (USMAI):
A web-based ebook lending platform. Select the University of Baltimore Law Library and log in using your UB username/password

E-Book Library

ELECTRONIC JOURNALS: Electronic versions of some of the Law Library's print subscriptions.

On Campus Access Only

ERIC: Index of articles related to education.

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Off Campus

FOREIGN LAW GUIDE: A tool for finding information on sources of foreign law for approximately 190 jurisdictions around the world. Includes bibliographic citations to legislation, the existence of English translations where available and selected references to secondary sources in English.

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HEIN ONLINE:
This  Library consists of a collection of over 1,800 law and law-related periodicals with more than 26 million pages of articles, comments, book reviews, decisions, and legislation. Full-text is available, in graphical image format.

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Off Campus

INDEX TO LEGAL PERIODICALS & BOOKS FULL-TEXT: Indexes legal journals, books, and newspapers. Includes the full-text of some articles.

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INDEX TO LEGAL PERIODICALS RETROSPECTIVE: Covers the period from 1908 - 1981, with indexing for over 500 law reviews and journals.

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JSTOR: Full-text scholarly journal articles in such areas as economics, history, political science, sociology, philosophy, archaeology and classics.

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LEGALTRAC: Indexes legal journals and newspapers.

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LEXIS NEXIS ACADEMIC: Full-text database that offers access to a wide range of information, including federal and state statutes, regulations and case law; law reviews; current news and events; and company profiles.

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MAKING OF MODERN LAW: LEGAL TREATISES, 1800-1926:
A digital collection that includes a wide range of resources for research in United States and British legal history. Resources include casebooks, local practice manuals, form books, works for lay readers, pamphlets, letters and speeches. Full-text searchable.

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Off Campus

MAKING OF MODERN LAW: SUPREME COURT RECORDS & BRIEFS, 1832-1978: A digital collection of records and briefs brought before the U.S. Supreme Court by leading legal practitioners.  Includes transcripts, applications for review, motions, petitions, supplements and other official papers of the most-studied and talked-about cases. Full-text searchable.

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MASTERFILE PREMIER Indexes over 27,000 periodicals (and full-text searching for 1,800 periodicals) on general interest topics such as health, business and culture.

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MEDLINE: Index of articles relating to medicine.

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NATIONAL NEWSPAPERS CORE: This collection includes the full text of the Christian Science Monitor, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post.

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Off Campus

OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY:
The OED Online contains the complete text of the 20-volume Second Edition, together with the 1993 and 1997 three-volume Additions Series.

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Off Campus

PROQUEST CONGRESSIONAL: Provides access to Congressional level publications, policy documents and the US Statutes at Large.

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Off Campus

THOMSON REUTERS CHECKPOINT: Provides both analytical and primary source information relating to tax law.

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Off Campus

WORLDCAT: The WorldCat database is the OCLC Online Union Catalog. It contains more than 32 million records describing items owned by libraries around the world.

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