Law

Article Databases

Index to Legal Periodicals (Retrospective) Key site [UCSD Only]
1908-1981.Indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand. Also annual surveys, yearbooks, and annual reviews of work in a given field or topic.

LexisNexis Academic Key site [UCSD Only]
Thousands of full-text sources including newspapers, wires, transcripts, newsletters, magazines, trade journals; also industry news, company information, law reviews, court decisions. Coverage dates vary.

Westlaw Campus Key site [UCSD Only]
Full text access to federal and state court cases, laws and regulations; legal periodicals and encyclopedias; European Union legal documents; and legal guides and information for pre-law students.

Legal Scholarship Network
Part of the Social Sciences Research Network (SSRN), LSN includes announcements, job postings, research and working papers, an elibrary of articles (some have a fee), and a professional directory. Some features require the creation of a (free) login.

LLRX.COM Archive
This website has a large collection of articles about European and international law and legal databases.

PAIS Archive [UCSD Only]
1915-1976. Lists articles, books, and government publications on issues of public policy, including politics, government, economy, marine policy, law.

PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service) [UCSD Only]
1972-present. Lists print and electronic articles, books, and government publications on issues of public policy, including politics, government, economy, marine policy, law.

Social Science Research Network
Searchable database of working papers and published articles. Strengths include economics, finance, management, Latin America, law, accounting. Includes abstracts and many downloadable full text documents.

Social Sciences Citation Index: SSCI [UCSD Only]
1956-present. Provides author, keyword, and cited reference searching to more than 1700 leading social sciences journals. In many cases with searchable abstracts plus links to e-journal images. One of the Web of Science databases.