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Databases

General Legal Databases

Bloomberg Law
General legal database. Available only to law students and faculty. Requires individual password.

Fastcase (temporarily unavailable)
General legal database. Available only to law students and faculty.

LexisNexis
General legal database. Available only to law students and faculty. Requires individual password. Other La Verne students may access the LexisNexis database through LexisNexis Academic.

Westlaw/TWEN
General legal database and access to TWEN. Available only to law students and faculty. Requires individual password.

Online Legal Study Aids

CALI
Review materials on many substantive law courses from the Center for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction. Available only to law students and faculty. Ask at the reference desk for information on how to register.

LexisNexis Courtroom Cast  with CVN / Audio Case Files
View courtroom videos, or download digital audio files of more than 1,000 cases to listen on the go. Access online training series on trial advocacy, rules of evidence, and appellate advocacy containing real trial video highlights with commentary and analysis.

LexisNexis Digital Library
Access legal study aids anytime through a web browser, mobile device app, or ereader device. (Sign in using La Verne College of Law ID number.)

West Academic Study Aids Subscription
Law Campus | Off Campus
Access hornbooks, treatises, overviews, and other study aids online, anytime through a web browser.

Wolters Kluwer Study Aids Online Library
Law Campus | Off Campus
Access hornbooks, treatises, overviews, and other study aids online, anytime through a web browser.

Legal Periodicals, Indexes, and Full-Text Sources

BNA Information Center
By Category | Alphabetical
Online access to BNA publications and current awareness sources on a variety of legal topics, including practice centers in antitrust, bankruptcy, labor and employment law, securities law, and intellectual property..

Checkpoint (RIA)
Law Campus | Off Campus
Tax research materials, state and federal.

Cheetah  (Wolters Kluwer/CCH Library)
Law Campus | Off Campus
Primary and secondary sources in a variety of legal areas, including banking, securities, mergers and acquisitions, antitrust and trade regulation, and trial practice. The trial practice segment contains Wigmore on Evidence and the Almanac of the Federal Judiciary.

Ebsco Legal Information Reference Center
Law Campus
Collection of useful legal resources by topics, including Nolo Press ebooks.

Ebsco Small Business Reference Center
Law Campus
Collection of useful information for small businesses, including legal resources and Nolo Press ebooks.

HeinOnline
Law Campus | Off Campus
Digital archive of legal periodicals. Each journal is available from the first issue, except the last three to five years may be inaccessible.

Index to Legal Periodicals
Law Campus | Off Campus
Online index to scholarly law review articles from 1908 to the present. Available from computers in the College of Law building.

LLMC Digital
Law Campus | Off Campus
Growing digital archive of government documents and legal materials. Available from computers in the College of Law building.

LegalTrac
Law Campus | Off Campus
Online index to legal journals and newspapers from 1980 to the present. Available from computers in the College of Law building.

Legal Scholarship Network (SSRN)
All Access
Extensive collection of working papers, pre-published articles, and abstracts.

Making of Modern Law Digital Archive
Law Campus | Off Campus
Legal treatises from 1800-1926.

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law
Law Campus

Over 1,000 peer-reviewed articles (and growing) covering many important facets of public international law.

OnLAW (CEB Library)
Law Campus | Off Campus
Complete collection of Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) California practice guides and publications.

Philosopher’s Index
Law Campus | Off Campus
Index and abstracts of books, articles, and book reviews in all areas of philosophy from 1940.

ProQuest Congressional
Law Campus | Off Campus
Full text of congressional information, prints, and other documents, as well as CIS Index and CRS reports.

ProQuest Legislative Insight
Law Campus | Off Campus
Legislative histories including full text of public law, all versions of related bills, law-specific Congressional Record excerpts, committee hearings, reports, prints, and more.

U.N. Treaty Collection
All Access
UN Treaty Series, League of Nations Treaty, and status of treaties deposited with the Secretary General of the United Nations.

U.S. Law Week
Law Campus | Off Campus
Weekly reports on significant United States cases and key legislative, regulatory and pre-decisional developments.

Westlaw China
Law Campus | Off Campus
Legal and current awareness resources for researching Chinese law, in English and Chinese. (To access, choose “Log in” from the “Subscriber Area”)

Wilson Library Databases and Journals

Databases
By Title | By Subject
A broad collection of non-legal databases (abstracts and full-text) available through Wilson Library.

Journals
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