17th - 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers

Subjects: Legal History, History, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Great Britain

The Burney Collection, sourced from the British Library, is an archive of newspapers and news pamphlets (approximately 1,270 titles) gathered by Reverend Charles Burney (b. 1757-d. 1817). See title list. Although the majority of materials were published in London, there are some English provincial, Irish and Scottish papers, as well as a handful of examples from the American colonies.

19th Century British Pamphlets

19th Century British Pamphlets is a database of digitized pamphlets that are primary sources with which to study the socio-political and economic landscape of 19th century Britain. Contains: Bristol Selected Pamphlets, Cowen Tracts, Earl Grey Pamphlets Collection, Foreign and Commonwealth Office Collection, Hume Tracts, Knowsley Pamphlet Collection, LSE Selected Pamphlets.

19th Century UK Periodicals. Series 1, New Readerships

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, History, Area Studies, Great Britain

19th Century UK Periodicals is a database using content from the British Library, the National Library of Scotland, and other sources to make available digitized versions of key 19th century UK periodicals. Georgetown has access to only Series 1, which contains periodicals published in Great Britain from 1800-1900. It includes publications on women, children, leisure and sport, and humor. See Titles in Series 1.


Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Economics, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Business

ABI/INFORM provides abstracts and some full-text articles from over 2,800 business and management publications. Includes many titles from outside the U.S. Also contains complete articles for more than 600 of the more important sources. Covers finance, management, marketing, accounting, business conditions and other business topics. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

Academic Search Premier (EBSCO)

Subjects: Social Sciences, Arts and Literature, Book Reviews, Medicine, Science and Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes

Academic Search Premier provides the full text of journal articles from nearly 1,560 academic, social sciences, humanities, general science, education and multi-cultural journals. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for articles in 2,730 additional journals. Nearly 1,800 of the journals are scholarly peer reviewed. Selected EBSCO titles are cataloged in GULLiver. All Academic Search Premier titles are accessible individually via the Law Library's E-Journal Finder on TDNet. This database contains some articles plus links to full text journal articles in other databases.


Subjects: e-Book Collection, Medicine Science And Technology

AccessMedicine from McGraw-Hill provides students, residents, clinicians, researchers, and all health professionals with access to medical titles, updated content, thousands of images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, time-saving diagnostic and point-of-care tools, a comprehensive search platform, and the ability to view from and download content to a mobile device.

ACLS Humanities e-Book

Subjects: Gender Studies, History, e-Book Collection

The Humanities E-Book collection (formerly the History E-Book Project) is a fully searchable collection of high-quality books, primarily in history and Women's Studies, that have been recommended and reviewed by historians. The database includes newly published books, from many publishers, as well as already-published titles that have been converted into electronic format due to their status as books regularly consulted by scholars.

ACM Digital Library

Subjects: Medicine, Science and Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes

ACM (Association for Computing Literature) Portal consists of The ACM Guide and The ACM Digital Library. Through The ACM Guide users can Search and Browse a substantive bibliographic database from the key publishers in computing including books, journals, proceedings and theses. Through The ACM Digital Library users can Search, Browse and Read the complete text of articles published by ACM since its inception

Acts of the U.K. Parliament

Subjects: Great Britain, Foreign Law

Acts of the U.K. Parliament provides links to the full text of all U.K. Parliament Public General Acts and all Local Acts as they were originally enacted. As an exception The European Communities Act 1972 and Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975 are also available. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

African American Newspapers, 1827-1998

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Race And Ethnicity

African American Newspapers provides online access to approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience. This unique collection features papers from more than 35 states—including many rare and historically significant 19th century titles. Cross-searchable with Early American Newspapers Series 1, 1690-1876.

ALM Legal Intelligence

ALM Legal Intelligence offers detailed business information and competitive intelligence about the legal industry to top U.S. and international law firms and their clients. It is an integrated, online database of industry leading surveys and more. Covering rankings and surveys -- attorney counts, billing, branch offices, corporate representation and capital markets work, corporate legal departments, diversity and pro bono -- ALM Legal Intelligence enables legal industry professionals to assess competitors, identify client opportunities, and benchmark performance anytime, from anywhere in the world.

Alternative Press Index

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Gender Studies

Alternative Press Index (API) is a bibliographic database of journal, newspaper, and magazine articles from over 300 international alternative, radical, and left periodicals. Covering theories and practices of socialism and revolution alongside ecology, democracy and anarchism, feminism and organized labor, indigenous peoples and gays/lesbians, API coverage is both international and interdisciplinary. Coverage begins in 1991.

America, History and Life

Subjects: Legal History, History

America, History and Life is a primary index to research in U.S. and Canadian history. It provides abstracts of scholarly literature on the history and culture of the U.S. and Canada from pre-historic times to the present. It covers 1800 journals in many languages and includes citations to book reviews, media reviews and dissertations. This database contains journal articles plus citations with links to full text articles in other databases.

American Lawyer

Subjects: United States, Lawyers

Access the American Lawyer, a leading news resource of the legal industry. A tab for Surveys and Rankings provides access to the AmLaw100 and the AmLaw200, as well as the Global100. Monthly magazines are also available online.

American Meteorological Society Journals Online

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Medicine, Science and Technology

Includes Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Journal of Applied Meteorology, Journal of Physical Oceanography, Monthly Weather Review, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, Weather and Forecasting, Journal of Climate, Journal of Hydrometeorology, and the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. Abstracts are provided, and articles are available in full text HTML and PDF formats.

American Periodicals Series Online, 1740-1900

Subjects: History, Journals and Journal Indexes

American Periodicals Series Online contains digital images of historically significant American periodicals from 1740 to 1900, including literary and professional journals, children’s and women’s magazines, and popular magazines. All typography, drawings, graphic elements, and article layouts appear exactly as originally published. Allows searching by article type (e.g., letter, obituary, poetry, recipe, ad, editorial cartoon, review).

American Society for Microbiology Journals

Subjects: Medicine, Science and Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes

Full-text articles from the following ASM titles: Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, Clinical and Vaccine Immunology, Clinical Microbiology Reviews, Eukaryotic Cell, Infection and Immunity, Journal of Bacteriology, Journal of Clinical Microbiology, Journal of Virology, Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews, and Molecular and Cellular Biology. Covers the spectrum of microbiology, from molecular and cellular biology to biomedical research and technology.

Anglo-American Legal Tradition

Subjects: History, Legal History, Great Britain

AALT contains documents from medieval and early modern England from the National Archives in London. Documents are "digitized and displayed through The O'Quinn Law Library of the University of Houston Law Center by license of the National Archives." [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Annual Reviews

Annual Reviews publishes analytic reviews in 32 disciplines within the Biomedical, Physical, and Social Sciences. Each year, Annual Reviews critically reviews the most significant primary research literature to guide you to the principal contributions of the field and help you keep up to date in your area of research.

AnthroSource Journals

Subjects: Social Sciences, Journals and Journal Indexes

The AnthroSource Journals database serves the research, teaching, and professional needs of anthropologists. Developed by the American Anthropological Association (AAA), it consists of current issues for AAA publications, including American Anthropologist, American Ethnologist, Anthropology and Education Quarterly, and Medical Anthropology Quarterly along with a complete electronic archive of all AAA journals.

Arab-Israeli Relations, 1917-1970 : the Middle East Online Series 1

Subjects: Arab Countries, International Relations, History, Israel

Arab-Israeli Relations, 1917-1970 is a fully searchable database of primary source documents from the British National Archives that chronicle the politics, wars, administration, and diplomacy surrounding the Palestine Mandate and the Arab-Israeli conflict. Topics covered include the background to the establishment of the State of Israel, Black September, the Border wars of the 1950s, the British capture of Jerusalem, the Cold War in the Middle East, the formation of the United Arab Republic, Jewish terror groups, and milestones in the Palestine-Zionist tension and their impact on British policy leading to the Partition of 1948.

Archives Unbound

Topically-focused digital collections of historical documents with multi-disciplinary content. Digitized primary-source documents, fully searchable.

Armed Conflict Database

Subjects: Security, War and Peace

Armed Conflict Database covers international and internal conflicts, as well as terrorism, including information on refugees and returnees, internally displaced persons, weapons used and their flows, fatalities, costs, historical backgrounds, and timelines. Users can generate reports, download data, and browse through year-by-year analysis and fact sheets online.

Art Full Text

Subjects: Art Law, Journals and Journal Indexes

Art Full Text is a comprehensive resource for art information featuring full-text articles from more than 300 periodicals dating back to 1995, high-quality indexing and abstracting of over 600 periodicals dating as far back as 1984, including 280 peer-reviewed journals, as well as indexing and abstracting of over 13,000 art dissertations. Indexing of almost 200,000 art reproductions provides examples of styles and art movements, including works by emerging artists. The database covers fine, decorative and commercial art, folk art, photography, film, and architecture, and also includes a database-specific thesaurus.

ATLA Religion Database

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Philosophy and Religion

The ATLA Religion Database,produced by the American Theological Library Association, is a compilation of three print indexes: Religion Index One: Periodicals (RIO(R)), Religion Index Two: Multi-Author Works (RIT(R)), and Index to Book Reviews in Religion (IBBR(R)). Covering such topics as Biblical studies, world religions, Church history and religious perspectives on social issues, the ATLA Religion Database contains over one million bibliographic records representing article citations from 650 journals, essay citations from 14,000 multi-author works, and book review citations. The indexing period is from 1949 to the present.

ATLA Serials

Subjects: Philosophy and Religion, Journals and Journal Indexes

ATLA Serials is a fulltext collection of over 50 religion and theology journals. The collection's over 50,000 articles (and many more books reviews) address topics in the following fields: Archaeology, Bible, Ecumenism, Ethics, Missions, Pastoral Ministry, Philosophy, Religion, Society, and Theology.


Subjects: Arts and Literature

AustLit provides authoritative information on hundreds of thousands of important Australian literature works and more than 100,000 Australian authors and literary organizations. Indexes and describes the works and includes some literary criticism. Covers works from 1780 to the present day.

Avalon Project at Yale Law School

Subjects: Legal History, Constitutional Law

The Avalon Project mounts digital documents relevant to the fields of law, history, economics, politics, diplomacy and government. It adds value to texts by linking to supporting documents expressly referred to in the body of the text. The Federalist Papers are a collection of 85 essays by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay that explain the philosophy and defend the advantages of the U.S. constitution. They are available at the web site of the Avalon Project. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Bankruptcy Law Resource Center (BNA)

Subjects: Bankruptcy Law

BNA's Bankruptcy Law Resource Center is a comprehensive resource for bankruptcy attorneys, with authoritative, in-depth, and practice-oriented news, full text of cases, the federal Bankruptcy Code and Rules with BNA annotations, and legal analysis, all conveniently organized in one place. Practitioner-authored portfolios, BNA Insights, expert analysis from American Bankruptcy Institute authors, forms and checklists, and a Bankruptcy Court Directory with contact information for judges and clerks offer practical and conveniently accessible day-to-day reference and guidance.

Benefits Practice Resource Center (BNA)

Subjects: Employment Practice

The Benefits Practice Resource Center is a comprehensive resource for researching compensation, pension, and ERISA issues. Includes analysis, guidance and primary source material, such as the full text of judicial opinions, rulings and memoranda. This service is organized as follows: Pensions & Retirement, Health Benefits, Fringe & Welfare Benefits, Compliance & Enforcement, Litigation, and Executive Compensation.

Bepress Legal Repository

The Bepress Legal Repository is a network of law-related research materials. Law schools, research units, institutes, centers, think tanks, conferences, and other subject-appropriate groups post materials to specific publications. This content may be downloaded freely by interested readers. The NELLCO Legal Repository is a subset of the Bepress Legal Repository. Sign up for emailed notices of newly posted scholarship or to get RSS feeds from the Legal Repository.

Biography and Genealogy Master Index

Subjects: Reference, Biography

Indexes current biographical reference sources, as well as the most important retrospective works that cover individuals, both living and deceased, from every field of activity and from all areas of the world found in books, biographical dictionaries (e.g., "who's who" sources), encyclopedias, articles, and directories.

Biography in Context

Subjects: Biography, Legal History, History, Reference

The Biography in Context database integrates Gale biographies with full-text magazine articles, images, and website links. Search for current or historic people by name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender, or by keyword and full text. The Marquis Who's Who module provides quick reference information on over 1 million additional people whose entries have appeared in more than 20 Marquis sources published from 1985 to the present.

BioMed Central

Subjects: Medicine, Science and Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes

BioMed Central is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate open access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. All original research articles published by BioMed Central are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication, but BioMed Central also provides access to various additional journals and resources that require a subscription.

Bloomberg Business Week

Subjects: Business

Global news about nations, people and culture from the Bloomberg News Service. Access is by a secure sign in provided after signing in with your netID and password.

Bloomberg Law

Subjects: Legal Research and Bibliography, Business

Bloomberg Law provides court dockets, cases, news, legal analysis and legal tools. A Bloomberg terminal, which will allow more sophisticated searching of financial data and access to additional financial and company information, is located near the Reference Desk in the Williams Library Reading Room. If you need help when using the terminal, just click the pink "I Need Help" button in the upper left of either monitor. You will be connected with a specialist from Bloomberg.

BMI Research

BMI (Business Monitor International) provides research reports and data on countries around the world and on topics such as global security, international finance, and over 20 major industries. Provides in-depth market research reports on various industries and global markets, emphasizing emerging markets. Also provides extensive economic and political risk ratings and analysis, macroeconomic analysis and forecasts, and financial analysis of debt and equity. Includes profiles for many multinational companies and their subsidiaries, and intra-daily alerts on economic, industrial, and political developments, business deals, multinational joint ventures, and regulatory changes. Also includes podcasts, webinars, and a tool for creating charts and tables to illustrate data and forecasting.

BNA Premier Law School Package

The Bureau of National Affairs publishes numerous print and electronic information resources on a wide range of legal, regulatory, economic and international subjects. The Law Library has a subscription to the electronic versions of approximately 100 BNA titles. See GULLiver's list of the titles.

British History Online

Subjects: Great Britain, History, Legal History

British History Online is a digital library containing some of the core printed primary and secondary sources for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles. Much of the material in this digital library is free, but additional "premium" content is available by subscription only. THE LIBRARY DOES NOT SUBSCRIBE TO THE PREMIUM CONTENT. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

British Periodicals Collection

Subjects: Great Britain, History, Journals and Journal Indexes, Legal History

British Periodicals Collection I provides access to the searchable full text of more than 160 British periodicals from the late seventeenth to the early twentieth century . Topics covered include literature, philosophy, history, science, the fine arts and the social sciences. Collection II consists of more than 300 journals from the UMI microfilm collections English Literary Periodicals and British Periodicals in the Creative Arts together with additional titles.Topics covered include literature, music, art, drama, archaeology and architecture. On completion, this digital archive will consist of almost 500 periodical runs published from the 1680s to the 1930s.

Business Source Complete

Subjects: Business, Economics, Journals and Journal Indexes

Business Source Complete provides a solid collection of bibliographic and full text content. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this 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. In addition to journal content, Business Source Complete provides access to books and monographs, case studies, company profiles, conference proceedings, country reports, financial data, industry reports, investment research reports, market research reports, SWOT analyses, and trade journals.

CALI Lessons

Subjects: Legal Education

The Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI) Library of Lessons is a collection of over 675 interactive, computer-based lessons covering 33 legal education subject areas. They are interactive tutorials written by law faculty to supplement traditional law school instruction.


"CardData® is a comprehensive online database of payment card industry information. Data ranges from aggregate/individual marketshare, performance benchmarks to analysis of market segments. Subscribers have real-time access to daily data updates/changes. The are two levels of access, Silver and Gold. Silver CardData® subscribers have access to all current data only. Gold CardData® subscribers have access to all current and all historical data."

Catalog of U. S. Government Publications

Subjects: Government Documents

The Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP) has been the government's finding tool for electronic and print publications from the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of the U.S. government since 1976. The catalog will grow to include records for publications dating back to the late 1800s. These publications make up the National Bibliography of U.S. Government Publications. The CGP contains descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online. Initially, the CGP was the online counterpart of the Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications, which ceased in print with the December 2004 issue. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Catholic Periodical and Literature Index

Subjects: Philosophy and Religion, Journals and Journal Indexes

The Catholic Periodical and Literature Index is the product of a partnership between ATLA and the Catholic Library Association. The database covers all aspects of the Catholic faith and lifestyle, and includes over 360,000 index citations of articles and reviews published in Roman Catholic periodicals, Papal documents, church promulgations, and books about the Catholic faith that are authored by Catholics and/or produced by Catholic publishers. This database contains some articles plus links full text journal articles in other databases.

CCAR Reform Responsa Collection

The Complete CCAR Responsa Collection allows you to access any of the Responsa, anywhere, at any time. As new volumes of Responsa are created, they will be added to the collection. Has page-at-a-time viewing that works in any web browser, and in web-enabled handhelds like the iPhone or Blackberry, as well as the iPad. [Test link for remote access.

CCH Health and Human Resources Total Connect

Subjects: Health Law and Policy, Food and Drug Law, Labor Law, Food and Drug Law, Labor Law, Health Law and Policy, Employment Practice, Employment Practice

The Labor and Employment e-Library includes material from CCH and Aspen. CCH's reporters cover the full breadth of fair employment practices, labor relations and disabilities law at the federal and state levels, and comprehensive primary source research materials, annotated explanations and timely updates of current news and developments. Aspen's treatises provide users with transactional, expert-authored analytic and practical guidance covering employee terminations, disabilities law and practice, employment discrimination litigation, sexual harassment in the workplace and covenants not to compete.

CCH International Tax Library

Subjects: International taxation

The CCH International Tax Library provides tax rate calculations and an integrated set of analysis and planning tools that complement existing materials available on the CCH IntelliConnect platform. There is no distinct landing spot on IntelliConnect for this Library because it is comprised of individual titles, which are cataloged separately in GULLiver.

CCH Tax Research Network

Subjects: International Taxation, Accounting, Taxation

CCH Tax Research Network contains the online counterparts to CCH's many tax publications, including the Standard Federal Tax Reporter and tax materials for all 50 states. Includes full text of all primary sources, plus CCH's own commentary and analysis. User can search full text, browse by code section, or retrieve a document by its citation.

Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1873

Subjects: Legislation, Government Documents, Legal History

A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation consists of a linked set of published congressional records of the United States of America from the Continental Congress through the 43rd Congress, 1774-1875. It includes the Journals of the Continental Congress (1774-89); the Letters of Delegates to Congress (1774-89); the Records of the Federal Convention of 1787, or Farrand's Records, and the Debates in the Several State Conventions on the Adoption of the Federal Constitution (1787-88), or Elliot's Debates; the Journals of the House of Representatives (1789-1875) and the Senate (1789-1875), including the Senate Executive Journal (1789-1875); the Journal of William Maclay (1789-91), senator from Pennsylvania in the 1st Congress; the debates of Congress as published in the Annals of Congress (1789-1824), the Register of Debates (1824-37), Congressional Globe (1833-73), and Congressional Record (1873-75); the Statutes at Large (1789-1875); the American State Papers (1789-1838); and congressional bills and resolutions for selected sessions beginning with the 6th Congress (1799) in the House of Representatives and the 16th Congress (1819) in the Senate. A select number of documents and reports from the monumental U.S. Congressional Serial Set are available as well. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Chicago Manual of Style

Subjects: Reference

The Chicago Manual of Style helps authors and editors achieve consistency in practice when creating or editing a manuscript. It contains chapters on manuscript preparation, rights and permissions, grammar, punctuation, quotations and much more. This fifteenth edition also offers increased guidance for citing electronic books, articles in e-journals, electronic editions of older works, and online newspapers and magazines. It presents two basic documentation systems -- the humanities style (notes and bibliography) and the author-date system. See the Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide.

China Legal Knowledge Resources

Subjects: China, Foreign Law

Please access the English version of this database here. The largest and most comprehensive electronic database published by CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), China Knowledge Resource Integrated Database is an all-rounded access to resources in Chinese language including CAJ (China Academic Journals covering 10 major academic disciplines from 1994 onward ); CJP (Century Journal Project, 1915-1993), China Doctoral Dissertations Full-Text Database (from 1999 onward), China Master's Thesis Full-Text Database, China Proceedings of Conferences Full-Text Database (from 2000 onward), China Core Newspapers Full-Text Database (2000 onward), China Yearbooks Full-Text Database (1912 onward) and China Reference Works Online. Single database searching or cross-database federated searching option is available.CLKD integrates the only content officially sanctioned by the People's Republic of China allowing users to follow both national and local laws enacted from 1949 to date. Includes: Laws and regulations from 1949 to date; Cases from 1979 to date; Law reviews/journals from 1994 to date from 2,900 journals published in China (including a growing number in English); Dissertations/theses from 1999 to date, from 35 JD and 130 LLM programs; Conference proceedings from 2000 to date (90% full text in Chinese, 10% in English); and Newspaper articles from June 2000 to date.

China Trade Extra

Subjects: International Trade

China Trade Extra is the sister online news service to the Inside US Trade newsletter and World Trade Online. China Trade Extra brings you complete coverage of the latest news on U.S.-China trade relations and China's increasing presence in world trading markets.

Choice Reviews Online

Subjects: Book Reviews

Choice Reviews Online contains reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education. It consists of a searchable database of reviews issued in the print magazine Choice since Sept. 1988.

Chronicle of Higher Education

Subjects: Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education database gives searchable fulltext access to the latest issues of the Chronicle and archives back to 1989. Also includes daily news, advice columns, current job listings, and discussion forums.

CIAO: Columbia International Affairs Online

Subjects: International Relations

CIAO is a comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. It publishes a wide range of scholarship from 1991 onward that includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs. Beginning in 2007, CIAO includes EIU content in CIAO's Atlas section.

Civil War: a Newspaper Perspective

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

Accessible Archives contains the full text of unique titles from eighteenth and nineteenth century American, African-American, and Canadian periodicals and newspapers. Georgetown has access to only the Civil War collection, which contains the full text of selected articles from the Charleston Mercury, the New York Herald, and the Richmond Enquirer that were published between November 1, 1860 and April 15, 1865.

Communication Abstracts

Subjects: Communications law

Communication Abstracts comprehensively covers communication-related articles, reports, papers, and books from a variety of publishers, research institutions, and information sources on a world-wide scale. Coverage includes not only communication literature but also literature in other disciplines that is relevant to communication researchers, such as international literature in film studies, the role of technology in human communications, risk communication, crisis communication and public opinions.

Corbis Images for Education: Historical Collection

Subjects: Reference, Library Tools

Corbis Images for Education brings together images from Corbis' vast collections of historical, fine art, science and nature collections. The collection of over 400,000 images includes material from the Bettmann Archive, United Press International, and the Hulton Deutsch Collection.

Corporate Compliance Library (BNA)

Subjects: Corporations

The Corporate Compliance Library is an information resource of legal analysis and news for attorneys to use to design, implement, and monitor organizational compliance programs that qualify as effective under the U.S. Sentencing Guidelines for Organizational Defendants. The library contains the following parts: Corporate Compliance Programs, Specific Risk Areas, Supporting Documents.

Corporation Service (CCH)

Subjects: Corporations

Corporation Service contains current, full-text coverage of the business corporation laws and limited liability company acts of all 50 states and the District of Columbia, annotations of current cases, plus a practice guide providing expert analysis of key issues.


Subjects: Economics, International Relations, Business

CountryWatch provides up-to-date news and information on each of the 192 recognized countries of the world. Key publications produced by CountryWatch include the CountryReviews, an up-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information; the CountryWire, which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significant news archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers; and the CountryWatch Forecast, a five-year macroeconomic forecast for each country.

CQ Press Political Reference Suite

Subjects: e-Book Collection, Politics

The CQ Press Political Reference Suite contains the following titles: * Congress and the Nation 1st-11th editions (1945-2004) * CQ Almanac * Historic Documents Series (1972-2006) * Political Handbook of the World * Politics in America * Supreme Court Yearbook (1989/90-2006/07) * Vital Statistics on American Politics * Washington Information Directory * Encyclopedia of Political Science * Encyclopedia of Religion in America * Encyclopedia of U.S. Indian Policy and Law * Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History, all of which can be accessed separately or searched as one database.

CQ Press Voting and Elections Collection

Subjects: Voting United States, United States Politics and government, Political campaigns United States, Elections United States

Integrates data, authoritative analyses, concise explanations, and historical material to provide a research and reference tool on voting and elections in America. From the American voter, to major and minor political parties, to actual races for Congress, the presidency, and governorships, the collection provides context-driven intelligence on the state of elections in America. Chronological coverage varies by office. Presidential coverage begins 1789. Election data can be downloaded


Subjects: Legislation, Politics

CQ.com contains the latest news pertaining to activies in Congress. BillTrack tracks bills from introduction to passage, with detailed legislative histories. Bill Text contains the full, searchable text of all bill versions, with links to a PDF version of the bill from the GPO web site. Bill Comparison enables you to find the differences in language between two versions of the same bill, two related bills, or any two bills from the 104th to the current Congress. CQ Schedules is a continually updated calendar of legislative and policy events in the House, Senate and around Washington. CQ Today contains articles on all important activities scheduled for that day plus a comprehensive wrap-up of all the previous day's Hill news.

Credo Reference

Subjects: Reference

Credo Reference provides access to a collection of aggregated and integrated reference books from high-quality publishers. A search finds Credo content (from various publishers, including M.E. Sharpe), and also content from Gale Virtual Reference titles and Oxford Reference Premium Online titles.

Current Index to Legal Periodicals

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

CILP is a weekly topical index to articles published during that week in approximately 475 law school reviews and other selected legal journals. It also provides full tables of contents of all journals indexed. The NELLCO version of CILP has html web pages with links that go to the articles themselves in Lexis and Westlaw. CILP is available 4-6 weeks before commercial legal periodicals indexes such as LegalTrac and (Index to) Legal Periodicals and Books.

Current Index to Statistics

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Statistics and Data

The Current Index to Statistics is a bibliographic database that indexes publications in statistics and related fields. References are drawn from 111 core journals that are fully indexed, about 1200 non-core journals from which articles are selected that have statistical content, proceedings and edited books, and other sources. Business subjects covered include economics, operations, marketing, finance, and information sciences.


Subjects: Intellectual Property Law

Darts-IP is a tool for comparison and analysis of trademark and patent classifications across jurisdictions and under the terms of applicable international agreements. The database collects IP cases from 3 184 courts.Researchers may select a trademark or patent item or issue and assess similarity through linking to case law for the practice of a particular court or office. Several languages are available but not all materials are necessarily in English. Statistical analysis of harmonization or lack of same is possible for the rulings in these areas of intellectual property.


Subjects: Statistics and Data

Data.gov provides public access to machine readable datasets generated by the executive branch of the United States federal government. It includes a searchable data catalog that includes access to data in two ways: through the raw data catalog and using tools. By accessing datasets or tools offered on Data.gov, the user agrees to the Data Policy, which should be read before accessing any dataset or tool. [Internet resource: free on the Web.]

DC Historic Preservation Decisions

Subjects: Government Documents, District of Columbia, Historic Preservation

Contains the decisions of the District of Columbia Mayor's Agent for Historic Preservation. The Mayor's Agent reviews permits regarding historic properties. The D.C. Preservation Law protects all landmarks or structures that contribute to a historic district listed in the District of Columbia Inventory of Historic Sites. Under the law, permit applications involving a listed property, a building contributing to a historic district or its site must be reviewed for historic compatibility prior to issuance. The recommendations of the D.C. Historic Preservation Review Board are considered, and a decision is made as to whether or not the application meets the requirements of the law. Internet resource: free on the Web

Declassified Documents Reference System - US

Subjects: Legal History, Government Documents

Declassified Documents Reference System - US provides full text searchable access to a selection of over 75,000 previously classified U.S. government documents. Post World War II documents include correspondence and memoranda, minutes of cabinet meetings, technical studies, national security policy statements, and intelligence reports.

Digital Georgetown

Subjects: Reference

Digital Georgetown uses DSpace software to preserve and provide access to digital material unique to Georgetown. The law library's DSpace community will include such material as a collection of historical legal dictionaries, scanned from volumes in the library's Special Collections department.

Early American Imprints. Series I, Evans, 1639-1800

Subjects: History, Arts and Literature, Social Sciences

Early American Imprints, Series I contains books, pamphlets, broadsides and other imprints listed in the renowned bibliography by Charles Evans. Georgetown has access to Series I, Series II, and the Supplements from the Library Company of Philadelphia. "America's Historical Imprints" is an interface that permits full cross-searching of related Readex collections.

Early American Imprints. Series II, Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819

Subjects: History, Arts and Literature, Social Sciences

Early American Imprints Series II provides full-text access to the 36,000 American books, pamphlets and broadsides published in the first nineteen years of the nineteenth century. Based on the authoritative bibliography by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker and supplemented by thousands of new items, this database contains many state papers and government materials, including published reports; presidential letters and messages; and congressional, state and territorial resolutions. Georgetown has access to Series I, Series II, and the Supplements from the Library Company of Philadelphia. "America's Historical Imprints" is an interface that permits full cross-searching of related Readex collections.

Early American Newspapers. Series I, 1690-1876

Subjects: Legal History, History, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Social Sciences

Early American Newspapers, Series 1, 1690-1876 offers cover-to-cover reproductions of over 710 historic American newspapers, providing more than one million pages as fully text-searchable facsimile images. Focusing largely on the 18th and early 19th centuries, this online collection is based on Clarence S. Brigham’s “History and Bibliography of American Newspapers, 1690-1820” and other authoritative bibliographies.

Early English Books Online

Subjects: Legal History, History, e-Book Collection, Arts and Literature, Social Sciences

EEBO is a full-text electronic collection of images of all books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in the English language in any country from 1475 through 1700. It includes the works listed in: --Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (printed materials published in English from 1475 to 1640) --Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (printed materials published in English from 1641 to 1700) --Thomason Tracts (compendium of broadsides on the English Civil War printed between 1640 and 1661). The EEBO Text Creation Partnership (EEBO-TCP), a separate but closely linked project at the University of Michigan, is creating a subset of fully searchable texts from the titles available in EEBO.

East India Company

Subjects: History, Government documents

This digitized collection of East India Company records from the British Library spans the Company’s founding in 1600 to Indian independence in 1947, and includes royal charters, meeting notes of the Council of India, reports of expeditions and government memoranda.


Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

EBSCO Online is a Web-based service that provides a single site for end users to search and access a large portion of the library's collection of electronic journals. A key feature of the system is the ability to search across journal content regardless of publisher. Provides access to a collection of databases: Academic Search Premier, Alt HealthWatch, ATLA Religion Database, Communication & Mass Media Complete, Econlit , ERIC (also available from FirstSearch), Health Business fulltext Elite, MedicLatina, MLA International Bibliography, MLA Directory of Periodicals, American Bibliography of Slavic & East European Studies (ABSEES), PsycINFO, PsycARTICLES, Salud Para Todos, Scientific American Archive Online, The Serials Directory, SPORTDiscus


Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Economics

EconLit is a comprehensive, indexed bibliography with selected abstracts of the world's economic literature, produced by the American Economic Association. It includes coverage of over 400 major journals as well as articles in collective volumes (essays, proceedings, etc.), books, book reviews, dissertations, and working papers licensed from the Cambridge University Press Abstracts of Working Papers in Economics.

Economist Historical Archive 1843-2003

Subjects: Economics

The Economist Historical Archive delivers a complete searchable copy of every issue of The Economist from 1843 to 2003. New full-colour images, multiple search indexes, exportable financial tables and a gallery of front covers highlighting a key topic of each week - all combine to offer a primary source of research covering the 19th and 20th centuries.

Education Week

Subjects: Education, Education Law

This weekly newsletter is the industry leader in education, monitoring such information as federal policy, No Child Left Behind, special education and much more.


Subjects: International Law

EISIL has been developed by the American Society of International Law (ASIL). ASIL'S goal is to ensure, through EISIL, that web searchers can easily locate the highest quality primary materials, authoritative web sites and helpful research guides to international law on the Internet. To this end, EISIL has been designed as an open database of authenticated primary and other materials across the breadth of international law, which until now have been scattered in libraries, archives and specialized web sites. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Election Law @ Moritz

Subjects: State and Local Government Law, Politics

Election Law @ Moritz is a web site maintained by Ohio State University's Moritz College of Law. It offers "information and insight on the laws governing federal, state and local elections." It includes the e-Book on Election Law, a regularly updated treatise, as well as news and information about major cases. [Internet resource: free on the Web]


Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, International Law

ELEVEN Online brings you journals and looseleafs in electronic format. The Library subscribes to only one publication, Space Law: Basic Legal Documents, via ELEVEN Online. (Access to the European Journal of Law Reform is available through HeinOnline.)

Encyclopedia of Espionage, Intelligence, and Security

Subjects: Security, War And Peace

The Encyclopedia of Espionage, Intelligence, and Security provides a comprehensive, subject specific guide to the history, uses, scientific principles, and technologies of espionage, intelligence, and security, with special emphasis placed on current ethical, legal, and social issues. Accessed via the Gale Virtual Reference Library.

Encyclopedia of the American Constitution

Subjects: Constitutional Law

The Encyclopedia of the American Constitution contains essays by leading constitutional scholars, law school professors, judges, historians, and political scientists on practical and theoretical topics dealing with every aspect of constitutional law in the U.S., from the Constitutional Convention in 1787 to the Clinton impeachment. Accessed via the Gale Virtual Reference Library. The six-volume print version of this publication is in the Williams Reference collection at KF4548 .E53 2000.

Entertainment Law Reporter

Subjects: Entertainment Law

Entertainment Law Reporter is a monthly publication reporting on new legislation, regulations and cases that affect the entertainment industry. It is available as part of the LexisNexis Academic database

Environment and Energy Publishing

Subjects: Environmental Law, Energy and Utilities

Environment & Energy Publishing (E&E) is a leading source for comprehensive, daily coverage of environmental and energy policy and politics. Georgetown's subscriptions include Greenwire, ClimateWire, Environment and Energy Daily, and Land Letter. Key areas covered: US federal legislation; US environmental regulation and federal agencies; International and US climate policy issues; Global energy resources and markets; Alternative energy air and water issues; Hazardous and toxic substances; Public lands; Endangered species; Mining, agriculture; Technology.

Environment And Safety Library (BNA)

Subjects: Environmental Law

Environment and Safety Library provides access to up-to-date federal environmental statutes, regulations; other agency documents, executive orders; as well as selected environmental law cases since 1984. This database also provides access to BNA’s environment and safety newsletter collection.

Environment Complete

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Environmental sciences

Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more

ERIC : Education Resources Information Center

Subjects: Education, Journals and Journal Indexes

ERIC is a digital library of education-related resources, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences of the U.S. Department of Education. ERIC provides a public Web site for searching nearly 1.2 million citations going back to 1966 and, with contributor permission, accessing more than 192,000 full-text materials from 1996-1992 at no charge. Electronic versions of more documents have been archived and an initiative is underway to make many of them available. [Internet resource: free on the Web]


Subjects: Professional ethics, Journals and Journal Indexes

Indexes journal articles, book chapters, bills, laws, court decisions, reports, books, audiovisuals, and news articles relating to bioethics and professional ethics. From the Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Library & Information Services, Georgetown University. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Europa World

Subjects: International Relations, Directories, Reference

Europa World is the online version of the Europa World Year Book (Wolff Reference: JN1 .E85), a leading source of information on world-wide affairs. It covers political and economic information in over 250 countries and territories, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750

Subjects: History

European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750 is a database based on the authoritative bibliography "European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed in Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750." This new database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. It covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of Native American peoples. A wide range of subjects are covered, from natural disasters to disease outbreaks and slavery. The database is a collaboration of EBSCO Publishing and the John Carter Brown library. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Export Reference Library (BNA)

Subjects: International Trade

The Export Reference Library contains information relevant to getting materials and products to overseas markets. Country Profiles summarizes import and exchange controls, tariff systems, documentary requirements, standards and labeling regulations, and entry procedures for goods and travelers for over 200 countries. Trade Blocs provides summaries of regional trade blocs, including any common tariffs, customs procedures, and standards. U.S. Export Regulations and Controls summarizes updates to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations and provides links to the EAR database, the official text in the Federal Register, and other U.S. government regulations pertaining to exports. International Agreements provides full text of relevant international agreements.


Subjects: Business, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

Factiva provides worldwide full text coverage of local and regional newspapers, trade publications, business newswires, press release wires, media transcripts, news photos, business-rich Web sites, investment analyst reports, market research reports, country and regional profiles, company profiles, and historical market data from nearly 8,000 sources in 22 languages from 118 countries. Factiva also includes links to 9,000 key Web sites, company reports, stock quotes, and daily pictures from Reuters and Knight Ridder.

FASB Accounting Standards Codification Basic View

Subjects: Accounting

On July 1, 2009, the FASB Accounting Standards Codification became the single official source of authoritative accounting principles recognized by the FASB to be applied by nongovernmental entities in the preparation of financial statements in conformity with U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (U.S. GAAP). The Basic View web site allows constituents to view Codification content, perform research, and submit feedback. Internet resource: free on the Web.

FASB Accounting Standards Codification Professional View

Subjects: Accounting

FASB Accounting Standards Codification™ Professional View Used by accounting and reporting professionals, as well as analysts and investors, the Professional View provides state-of-the-art utilities and features for searching and navigating the content to reduce research time and access the appropriate information quickly and efficiently.

FBI Art Theft Program

Subjects: Art Law

The FBI maintains the National Stolen Art File, which is a database of lost or stolen art. This site also has news and notices about recent thefts and other issues relating to art theft.

FEC Laws and Regulations

Subjects: Politics

As the independent regulatory agency responsible for administering the Federal Election Campaign Act, the FEC promulgates regulations that implement the law and issues advisory opinions that apply the law to particular circumstances. The Commission also seeks to defend and uphold the law in district and appellate courts throughout the country. This page provides access to a variety of legal resources, including the statute, regulations, advisory opinions, policy statements and non-enforcement litigation.

Federal digital system (FDsys)

Subjects: Government Documents

"GPO's Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides public access to government information submitted by Congress and Federal agencies and preserved as technology changes." You can search all of its collections together, or you can limit your search to one or more collections. [Internet resource: free on the Web]


Subjects: Statistics and Data

FedSpending.org collects data from the U.S. government and makes it easy to search and understand. Information is grouped by 3 general categories: contracts, assistance, and recovery.

Filmakers Library Online

Filmakers Library Online provides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum—race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. It presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.

FirstSearch (OCLC)

Subjects: Reference, Library Tools, Library Tools, Reference

When you see a list of WorldCat results, you will notice that each one says, "See more details for locating this item." Click this link and you will be able to get to a list of libraries that own the item. You can click on "Click here to request via ILL" to request that the item be obtained for you through the Law Library's interlibrary loan processes, using ILLiad software.

FLARE Index to Treaties

Subjects: Treaties

The Index to Treaties was initially developed in 2008 at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS) by the Foreign Law Research (FLARE) Group. It is a fully searchable database that indexes and lists over 2,000 of the most significant multilateral treaties concluded from 1353 onwards and a number of significant bilateral treaties signed between 1353 and 1815. The original 1,500 treaties harvested from Bowman & Harris' Multilateral Treaties were supplemented with titles obtained from a number of sources. For the extension, details of 293 key treaties concluded between 1353 and 1856 were added (including a small number of key bilateral treaties concluded between 1353 and 1815), plus 203 multilateral treaties of more recent date. The Index does not include any bilateral treaties concluded after 1815. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports, 1974 - 1996

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

The Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS ) Daily Reports are English-language translated media reports gathered from monitored foreign radio and television broadcasts, as well as selected foreign news and periodical articles and government statements worldwide. The full text database consists of eight available parts covering: the Middle East, Africa, Near East & South Asia; Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia; China; Asia and Pacific, East Asia; Asia and Pacific, East Asia; Eastern Europe; Soviet Union, Central Eurasia; Western Europe. Wolff Library has the full text, on microfiche, of some items listed in this database.

Foreign Law Guide

Subjects: Foreign Law, International Immigration Law, Comparative Law

Foreign Law Guide is the primary source for information on the sources of law for many foreign jurisdictions. It provides the researcher with complete bibliographic citations to legislation, the existence of English translations whenever possible, and selected references to secondary sources in English. It is arranged by country and includes an introduction to the legal system of that country as well as the availability of codes, session laws, and court reports. Each chapter contains a section arranged by subject that outlines the major laws for a given subject and provides references to English translations, when available.

Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan

Subjects: Foreign Law, India, Area Studies, Pakistan, Afghanistan

This collection covers the years from 1947 to 1980, encompassing the British Government's files on all the countries of South Asia: principally India and Pakistan, but also Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Ceylon/Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and the Maldives. The collection is split into three chronologically based parts: Section I: Independence, Partition and the Nehru Era, 1947-64; Section II: South Asian Conflicts and Independence for Bangladesh, 1965-71; Section III: Afghanistan and the Cold War, Emergency Rule in India, and the Resumption of Civilian Rule in Pakistan, 1972-80.

Foreign Office Files for the Middle East, Vol. I-III

Subjects: Foreign Law, Area Studies, Middle East

This collection is an essential resource for understanding the events in the Middle East during the 1970s. It addresses the policies, economies, political relationships and significant events of every major Middle East power. Conflicts such as the Arab-Israeli War, the Lebanese Civil War and the Iranian Revolution are examined in detail, as are the military interventions and peace negotiations carried out by regional and foreign powers like the United States and Russia. Commercial interests are also scrutinised, with in-depth analyses of Middle East nations’ economic stability and reviews of international arm sales policies. The activities of oil producing nations such as Saudi Arabia are closely monitored, with particular reference to the Gulf States and members of OPEC. Utilising the significant collection of diplomatic correspondence, minutes, reports, political summaries and personality profiles, students and researchers can explore a decade characterised by conflict.

Foundation Directory Online Professional

Subjects: Reference, Directories

The Foundation Directory Online is a comprehensive resource containing a database of the entire universe of over 100,000 foundations, corporate giving programs, and grantmaking public charities in the U.S.; a database of over 4,000 sponsoring companies, offering a quick pathway to corporate funders; a database of over 2.4 million recently awarded grants; and a keyword-searchable database of over 700,000 recently filed IRS Forms 990 and 990-PF.

Gale Artemis Primary Sources

Access the Making of Modern Law: Foreign Primary Sources, Legal Treatises 1800-1926 and Trials 1600-1926, as well as Foreign, Comparative and International Law 1600-1926 and Primary Sources collections. These digitized collections provide researchers access to historical resources from the Harvard, Yale and George Washington library collections. Gale allows researchers to graph their results by year or word frequency.

Gale Virtual Reference Library / Law Library

Subjects: Race and Ethnicity, Reference, e-Book Collection

The reference e-books in the Law Library's Virtual Reference Library includes a number of books, including the American Law Yearbook, 2005-onward; Acronyms, Initialisms and Abbreviations Dictionary, 2006-2007; Contemporary Black Biography, 2006-2007; National Survey of State Laws, 2005; and Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans, 2007. These reference books are searchable simultaneously through the same search interface.

GDF Online

Subjects: Economics, Business, Statistics and Data

GDF Online presents statistics on public and publicly guaranteed debt of 146 countries and regional and income groups. It lets the user get a credit valuation of the country for those interested in investment prospects. Contains many types of data from the World Bank Debtor Reporting System. Data may be displayed as tables, charts, or maps, or exported as Excel or ASCII files. The annual print compilation of data, Global Development Finance, is in Williams Library at HJ8899 .W672 (latest volume in Reference).


Subjects: Gender Studies

GenderWatch is a full text database of unique and diverse publications that focus on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas. With its archival material, dating back to 1970 in some cases, GenderWatch is a repository of an important historical perspective on the evolution of the women's movement and the changes in gender roles. Publications include scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, regional publications, books, booklets and NGO, government and special reports.

Georgetown Law Dataverse

Subjects: Reference

The Georgetown Law Dataverse is a repository of digital datasets, collections of statistical information or other related data used in empirical scholarship. This service allows authors to permanently preserve and publically release data that they have collected. The Georgetown Law Dataverse supports the empirical research of Law Center faculty members, academic centers and institutes, and legal journals. The Dataverse is a service of the Georgetown Law Library.

Georgetown Law Library Manuscript Collections Discovery Tool

The Manuscripts Collection, which is located on the second floor of the Edward Bennett Williams Law Library, is part of the Special Collections Department in the Georgetown Law Library. The Manuscript Collections Discovery Tool uses Eloquent software to organize and provide online access to some of the manuscript collections.

Georgetown Law on Archive-It

Archived pages of the Georgetown Law Center website. Includes the monthly "Georgetown Law in the News" pages.

Georgetown Law Scholarly Commons

Subjects: Reference

The Scholarly Commons is designed to offer open, global access to the scholarship of the Georgetown University Law Center. This repository is a service of the Georgetown Law Library.

Georgetown Law State Secrets Archive

Subjects: Security, War And Peace

Contains case law, litigation documents, executive branch materials, news articles, and scholarly works related to the state secrets privilege. The documents are fully searchable, and organized by subject, jurisdiction, government position, and disposition of the state secrets claim. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Getting the Deal Through

Subjects: International Law, International Trade

This version of Getting the Deal Through, provided directly through the publisher, enhances access to this database of law and regulation in multiple jurisdictions. There is a unique interactive feature that consists of a unique content comparison tool to generate over 2 billion combinations of questions and answers across all jurisdictions in the database. This Q and A format is a three-step process: Select Practice Area,Select Jurisdiction(s),and then Select Question(s). Selecting Climate Regulation in Brazil and Japan, for example, operates to open a list of detailed questions on emissions regulations specifically. The result presents a description of the regulatory status in each compared jurisdiction and sites to the exact number of the law or regulation, or it may explicitly state that the particular area is not regulated in that jurisdiction. Alerts may be set up for continual updating on these precise areas of inquiry.

GLBT Life with Full Text

Subjects: Gender Studies

LGBT Life with Full Text contains all of the content available in the LGBT Life index as well as full text for 50 of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers, as well as dozens of full text monographs. The database includes comprehensive indexing and abstract coverage as well as a specialized LGBT Thesaurus containing over 6,300 terms.

Global Financial Database

Subjects: Corporations, Business

Global Financial Database is a source for historical stock market, financial, and economic data, some of which is unavailable from any other online source. The GFDatabase includes over 8500 current and historical data series covering over 200 countries that have been collected from original sources. Many of the series extend back two centuries.

Global Investigations Review - Just Anti-Corruption

Global Investigations Review (GIR) is a substantive newsletter devoted to legal anti-corruption development around the world. Published by Law Business Research, its aim (like that of another of its databases to which the library subscribes, the Global Arbitration Review, GAR) is to provide practitioners and researchers with news of changes to transnational and foreign anti-corruption laws as well as significant case law and corruption prosecutions. The site provides guides to the entire anti-corruption framework for several major non-U.S. jurisdictions. News is placed in a valuable context, as, for example, the new U.S. administration personnel changes are situated in a report that reviews the success or leadership of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act as a model. Compliance standards that were once seen as almost unilaterally applied by the U.S. and enforced with regard to business abroad are now widely-adapted and place less burden on any one jurisdiction. Review of jurisdictions is now facilitated by this database.


Subjects: International Law

Global-Regulation.com is a database of links to statutes and regulations- approximately 1,569,297 laws from 79 countries- that is searchable by keyword and phrases searching titles and metadata. Results default to machine- translated English text (Google & Microsoft) for non-English-speaking countries and jurisdictions, but at the top of each result is a link to the original text (the recommended choice) as posted at mostly government websites . The purpose of this search aggregator is to save the researcher's time in getting frequently to the exact text, whereas other search engines most often return results too broad for efficient research in primary law.


Going Global career and employment resources include more than 10,000 pages of constantly-updated content on topics such as: job search sources, work permit/visa regulations, resume writing guidelines and examples, employment trends, salary ranges, networking groups, cultural/interviewing advice… and much more! Check out USA/Canada Cities Guide! USA City Guides contain career and employment resources for the 40 largest metropolitan areas in the USA. Included in this database are: job search resources, employment outlook, professional networking groups, cost of living, major employer listings by industry sector, non-profits and volunteer opportunities. H1B employer listings are also listed for all 50 states!

Google Books

Subjects: e-Book Collection, Library Tools

In Google Books, browse books online. If the book is out of copyright, or the publisher has given permission, you will be able to see a preview of the book, and in some cases the entire text. If the book is in the public domain, you're free to download a PDF copy. For newer books, you will be offered the opportunity to buy the book or to find out which libraries have a copy.

Google Public Data Explorer

Subjects: Library Tools, Statistics and Data

"The Google Public Data Explorer makes large datasets easy to explore, visualize and communicate. As the charts and maps animate over time, the changes in the world become easier to understand. You don't have to be a data expert to navigate between different views, make your own comparisons, and share your findings." This is a work in progress, under development by Google Labs.

Google Scholar

Subjects: Library Tools, Reference

Google Scholar retrieves links to papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. Google Scholar is different from Google because it searches only databases that have scholarly content. WHEN YOU ARE OFF-CAMPUS AND YOU WANT TO BE ABLE TO ACCESS THE FULL TEXT OF ARTICLES, YOU MUST START FROM A LINK FORMULATED LIKE THE ONE IN THIS RECORD IN ORDER TO BE RECOGNIZED AS A MEMBER OF THE GULC COMMUNITY. Google Scholar also includes patents and patents applications from the USPTO as well as the full text of legal opinions issued by state and federal courts.


Subjects: Environmental Law, Journals and Journal Indexes

GreenFILE provides indexing and abstracts only for approximately 295,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,600 records. It covers scholarly, government and general-interest titles on topics such as global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling.


Subjects: Great Britain, Foreign Law

Hansard (the Official Report) is the edited verbatim report of proceedings in both Houses. Commons Hansard covers proceedings in the Commons Chamber, Westminster Hall and Standing Committees. Lords Hansard covers proceedings in the Lords Chamber and its Grand Committees. Both contain Written Ministerial Statements and Written Answers. Daily Debates are published on this website the next working day at 8 am.

HAPI Online

Subjects: Race and Ethnicity, Area Studies, Indian and Aboriginal Law

Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI),is your source for authoritative, worldwide information about Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States. HAPI Online contains complete bibliographic citations to articles, book reviews (through 2001), documents, original literary works, and other materials appearing in more than 500 key social science and humanities journals published throughout the world.


Subjects: Legal History, History, Social Sciences, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

HarpWeek provides a searchable index to the content of Harper's Weekly, beginning with 1857 issues. Provides access to the illustrations, cartoons, news, literature, editorials, and advertisements via controlled thesauri, as well as full-text search capability, and scanned images of each issue.

Health Business Fulltext Elite

Subjects: Health Law and Policy, Journals and Journal Indexes

Health Business Fulltext Elite provides full text for 420 periodicals detailing all aspects of health care administration and other non-clinical aspects of health care and institution management. Includes Delivery of Health Care, Health Services, Commerce, Economics, Organization and Administration, and Health Care Administration.

Health Law Resource Center (BNA)

Subjects: Health Law and Policy

The Health Law Resource Center offers practice-oriented news, legal analysis, and practice tools addressing important issues affecting the health care industry, in combination with full text of the statutes, regulations, agency documents and case law that health lawyers need in daily practice. Practitioner-authored portfolios, treatises, BNA Insights articles, and checklists and forms offer practical, in-depth analysis. State information includes digests of new state legislation, ongoing regulatory activity, and topical state law surveys on selected issues. The Resource Center is organized topically according to seven broad areas of health law — Business & Taxation; Fraud, Abuse, & Compliance; Health Information & Technology; Health Insurance & Benefits; Hospital & Provider Regulation; Medicare & Medicaid; and Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences.


HeinOnline content is image-based in PDF format and fully searchable. My Hein (see User's Guide) allows users to save search queries and bookmark their search results after creating a user account.

HeinOnline : Taxation and Economic Reform in America : a Historical Archive 1781- 2010

The Taxation & Economic Reform in American database includes the complete Carlton Fox collection, which contains nearly 48 years of historical legislation related to the internal revenue laws. It also includes more than 25 other legislative histories related to U.S. economic reform and stimulus plans. With its rich archive of law review articles, HeinOnline connects the legislation to key law review articles, allowing you to not only read and follow the laws, but also to fully understand how they have had an impact on the economy.

HeinOnline Bar Journal Library

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

HeinOnline’s Bar Journals Library includes more than 50 bar journals in its initial release. You can search by article title, author, description, date, or across the full text of the articles. When you are searching in HeinOnline’s Law Journal Library, you can choose to integrate search results from the Bar Journals Library into your results. This makes it easy to search across all the journals in one place.

HeinOnline Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Foreign Law

A subject index to selected international and comparative law periodicals and collections of essays. Produced at the Berkeley Law Library, University of California Berkeley for the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL). The IFLP database coverage includes records from 1985 to date. To access the material from 1960-1984, please browse/search the print edition.

HeinOnline: American Law Institute Library

Subjects: Jurisprudence

Contains the Uniform Commercial Code and all superseded restatements, codifications, proceedings, reports and other special publications published by the ALI. Also contains ALI-ABA periodicals and material from the Statement of Essential Human Rights archive.

HeinOnline: Congress and the Courts

Subjects: Constitutional Law

Congress and the Courts is a collection of primary source documents on the interaction of the courts with Congress. Congressional hearings, reports and other documents track the federal judiciary from its infancy until today.

Heinonline: English Reports

Subjects: Great Britain, Legal History

HeinOnline allows you to search or browse all 176 volumes of the English Reports, Full Reprint along with its "Index of Cases" and "Index Chart." This collection encompasses the decisions of the English Courts prior to the commencement of the Law Reports in 1865. It represents reprints of 275 separate series of reports, arranged by the English Courts: House of Lords, Chancery, Rolls Court, etc. The English Reports, Full Reprint contains over 100,000 cases reprinted verbatim and spans the years 1220 to 1867.

HeinOnline: Foreign and International Law Resources Database

Subjects: International Arbitration, International Law, Foreign Law, Customary Law, International, Law of the Sea

FILRD contains image-based formats for many yearbooks and serials of international law from jurisdictions such as New Zealand, Africa, and the Baltics. Also included are U.S. Digests of International Law, the Permanent Court of International Justice decisions, the International Court of Arbitration (Balch) and more titles that will be added in the continuing project to provide electronic access to the classics of international law, with a view to evidence of customary international law. The Foreign Relations of the United States series presents the official documentary historical record of major U.S. foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity.

HeinOnline: Foreign Relations of the United States

The Foreign Relations of the United States database presents the official documentary historical record of major U.S. foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity. The series, produced by the State Department's Office of the Historian, comprises more than 350 volumes of resourceful historical information.

HeinOnline: Hague Academy of Collected Courses Online

Subjects: International Law

The Hague Academy of Collected Courses Online features the official publications of the Hague Academy, now fully searchable in an image-based PDF format. This collection includes the complete archive of collected courses dating back to their inception in 1923, twelve periodic indexes, plus the official publications from the Workshops organized by the Academy. This library also includes the Law Books of the Academy, which is a collection of works published by the Centre for Studies and Research that has been of particular interest and originality, and also includes the reports of the Directors of Studies together with the articles by the researchers. To navigate the collected courses, researchers can browse across more than 800 subjects or browse by author.

Heinonline: Harvard Research in International Law

Subjects: International Law

Electronic version of the Harvard Research in International Law, originally published in the American Journal of International Law between 1929 and 1939, as well as Contemporary Analysis and Appraisal. Various advisory boards wrote draft conventions on several topics in International Law over a 10-year period. This database also provides links to several other journal articles and treaties, and provides links for footnotes to connect you with other works and sites inside HeinOnline.

HeinOnline: Immigration Law Policy in the U.S.

Subjects: Immigration

HeinOnline Immigration Law Policy in the U.S. is a compilation of the most important historical documents and legislation related to immigration in the United States as well as current hearings, debates and recent developments in immigration law.

HeinOnline: Legal Classics Library

Subjects: e-Book Collection

The HeinOnline Legal Classics Library offers more than 1,500 works from some of the greatest legal minds in history. In addition to many classics, this collection includes rare items that are found in only a handful of libraries around the world. The collection focuses on constitutional law, political science, and other classic topics. You can browse or search this large collection of classics by title, author and/or subject.

HeinOnline: National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws - Archive Publications

Subjects: State And Local Government Law

Included in the archive of HeinOnline's National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL) are all available transcripts of the Proceedings of each Annual Meeting, as well as the transcripts of the discussions in the Committee of the whole of each Uniform and Model Act. Also included are the approved "successive drafts" of each Uniform and Model Act.

HeinOnline: Philip C. Jessup Library

Subjects: Legal Education

Through special arrangement with the International Law Students Association (ILSA) this collection provides access to all of the top moot court competitions since 1960. It draws together the Problems, Judges' Briefs, Rules, and leading written memorials which comprise each competition. In addition, several publications of ILSA are also available.

HeinOnline: Religion and the law

Subjects: Religion

Canon Law resources, Jewish Law material and other major publications on religion are featured in this database. You can search the entire resource or pick one particular volume for searching. Scholarly articles and religious focused journals are included also.

HeinOnline: Selden Society Publications & the History of Early English Law

Subjects: Great Britain, e-Book Collection, Legal History

The initial release of this collection on HeinOnline contains official publications from the Selden Society, including the Selden Society Annual Series vols. 1-117 (1887-2000), the Supplementary Series vols. 1-13 (1965-2000), and the Centenary Guide to the Publications of the Selden Society. Also included are links to law review articles that discuss the development of early English history, plus English legal history classics.

HeinOnline: State Attorney General Reports and Opinions

Subjects: State and Local Law

This collection includes: Access to the State Attorney General Reports & Opinions for all fifty states as well as Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands Access to the Opinions of the Office of Legal Counsel of the United States Department of Justice and the Official Opinions of the Attorneys General of the United States.

HeinOnline: State Statutes: A Historical Archive

Subjects: Government Documents, State and Local Government Law, Legislation

State Statutes: A Historical Archive includes superseded state statutes for all fifty states. Browse or search the statutes by state, publication title, date, and text. Coverage goes back until 1717. Note: this library does not contain current state statutes. The titles included for each state were verified against Pimsleur’s Checklist of Basic American Legal Publications.

HeinOnline: Subject Compilations of State Laws

Subjects: State And Local Government Law

You can search the HeinOnline Subject Compilations of State Laws database across a specific subject, by entry number, journal title, article title, and court. The database entries have been enhanced to include links to law review articles and U.S. Supreme Court decisions available in HeinOnline. Entries also include live links to the Internet where state surveys are located. Entries that have OCLC numbers are linked directly to WorldCat. This is an online version of the print set located in the Williams reference collection (KF1 .F67).

HeinOnline: Treaties and Agreements Library

Subjects: Treaties

The Treaties and Agreements Library on HeinOnline includes all U.S. treaties, whether currently in-force, expired, or not-yet officially published. This is the world's largest and most complete online collection of U.S. treaties and agreements and includes such prominent collections as the United States Treaties and Other International Agreements set (commonly referred to as the "Blue set"), as well as famous sets from Bevans, Miller, Malloy and others. Senate Treaty Documents contain the text of treaties as submitted to the U.S. Senate for ratification by the President of the United States and are numbered consecutively from the 1st session through the 2nd session of a Congress.

HeinOnline: U.S. Attorney General Opinions Library

Subjects: Administrative Law, Government Documents

HeinOnline has various modules, which are are fully-searchable. This library contains PDF documents for Attorney General's National Committee to study the antitrust laws (1955) -- Attorney General. Annual Report. U.S. Department of Justice (1870-2005) -- Digest of the published opinions of the Attorneys-General, & of the leading decisions of the federal courts, with reference to international law, treaties and kindred subject (1877) -- Official opinions of the Attorneys General of the United States (1791-1982) -- Opinions of the Office of Legal Counsel of the United States Department of Justice (1977-1996. For all HeinOnline modules, see main record for HeinOnline.

HeinOnline: U.S. International Trade Library

Subjects: International Trade, Interational Trade, Trade Regulation

HeinOnline’s U.S. International Trade Library: A Current and Historical Archive is a collection that will bring together more than one million pages’ worth of content, including USITC Publications Archive, Legislative Histories, CFR & U.S. Code Title 15: Commerce and Foreign Trade, Notable Publications, Scholarly Articles, and much more. Plus a complete history of Section 337 Investigations will be added, which will be available exclusively in HeinOnline. For all HeinOnline modules, see main record for HeinOnline.

HeinOnline: U.S. Presidential Library

Subjects: Political Science And Government

HeinOnline’s U.S. Presidential Library contains Messages and Papers of the Presidents, v.1 (1896)- v.10 (1899) / James D. Richardson -- Compilation of Messages and Papers of the Presidents, vol.1 (1897)-v.20 (1916) / James D. Richardson -- Compilation of Messages and Papers of the presidents (new series), vol. 1 (1897)-vol. 20 (1929) / James D. Richardson -- Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, vol. 1 (1928)- vol. 5 (1936), 1937-1945 / Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Samuel L. Rosenman -- Public papers of the Presidents of the United States (Herbert Hoover-George Bush, 1931-2005) -- Code of Federal Regulations: Title 3 (1936-2001) -- Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the United States, vol. 1 (1989) -- Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, vol. 1 (1965)-vol. 45 (2009).

HeinOnline: U.S. Supreme Court Library

Subjects: Constitutional Law

HeinOnline's U.S. Supreme Court Library includes complete coverage of the official U.S. Reports bound volumes as well as preliminary prints, slip opinions, and books and periodicals related to the U.S. Supreme Court.

HeinOnline: United Nations Law Collection

Subjects: International Law, International Organizations

The United Nations Law Collection is made up of 9 unique sections including Treaty Publications, International Court of Justice (ICJ), United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS), United Nations Yearbooks, United Nations Serials, Codification and Progressive Development of International Law, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR), and Other Related Works.

HeinOnline: World Constitutions Illustrated

Subjects: Constitutional Law

The initial release of World Constitutions Illustrated includes the current constitution for every country (193 countries) and substantial constitutional hierarchies for the United Kingdom, France, Brazil and Colombia. HeinOnline connects thousands of other historical constitutional documents from the British & Foreign State Papers (of which there is a complete set), Peaslee's Constitutions of Nations, Dodd's Modern Constitutions, and other sources. Hein will be continually adding constitutional documents, books, periodicals, articles, and links to expand the constitutional timeline for every country.

HeinOnline: World Trials Library

Subjects: Legal History, e-Book Collection

The World Trials library on HeinOnline contains, "in addition to trial transcripts and other critical court documents, trial-related resources such as monographs which analyze and debate the decisions of famous trials as well as biographies of many great trial lawyers in history." GULLiver contains individual records for publications in this database.

Historic Supreme Court Decisions - by Justice

Subjects: Legal History, Constitutional Law

Historic Supreme Court Decisions - by Justice includes all the justices who have served on the Supreme Court, with links to one or more opinions in this historic collection. Clicking on a linked name will retrieve all the opinions by that justice included in the collection (including concurring and dissenting opinions). Following each justice's name is a link to a brief biography.

Historical Abstracts

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Legal History, History

Historical Abstracts provides bibliographical coverage of the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada). Included are article abstracts from over 2,000 journals published worldwide, plus citations to books and dissertations.

Homeland Security Digital Library

Subjects: Security War And Peace

The HSDL collection provides quick access to important U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents as well as specialized resources such as theses and reports from various universities, organizations and local and state agencies. The resources are reviewed and selected by a team of homeland security researchers and organized in a unique homeland security taxonomy.

Human Rights Documents Online

Subjects: Human Rights Law

The Human Rights Documents Online ( HRDO ) database will ultimately contain all human rights documents collected by the Human Rights Internet ( HRI ) in Ottawa in Canada since 1980.These documents emanate from 483 non-governmental human rights organizations ( NGOs ) worldwide, some of which have a universal scope, whilst others focus on the attainment of human rights in a specific area of the world. The documents themselves are also available on microfiche in the Wolff Library.

i.lex: The Legal Research System for International Law in U.S. Courts

Subjects: International Law

i.lex,an online database of select U.S. court cases and related materials "is designed to serve as a practical resource for members of the judiciary and other legal professionals to identify and understand how international law is interpreted and applied by U.S. courts at both the federal and state level." [Internet resource: free on the Web]

IBFD (International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation) online

Subjects: Taxation, International Taxation

The IBFD database contains "over 40 online publications on international taxation covering every country in the world, access to Tax News Service for the latest tax news from around the globe, and a copy of almost every book published by IBFD during the period of membership (excluding books published in cooperation with 3rd parties)." A major focus is the taxation systems of Europe. Test Link for Off-Campus Access

IBISWorld Industry Market Research

Subjects: Business

IBISWorld Industry Market Research reports contain key statistics and market analysis. Each report, of 25-30 pages in length, is updated regularly, ensuring that the report reflects the current state of an industry. There is a predetermined specification ensuring that similar content is available in every report. IBISWorld contains a number of segments; Georgetown subscribes to only the Industry Market Research reports.

ICC dispute resolution library

The ICC Dispute Resolution Library contains extracts from ICC arbitral awards published in the Bulletin from 1990 to date, and well as procedural decisions, statistical data, commission reports and articles (dossiers) that are not free on the open web. This site also contains a country-by-country enforcement guide. The database is searchable by keyword and publication as well as enabling the user to browse by year of publication in the titles provided, such as the Procedural Decisions, Country Answers, Awards, Articles, Commission Reports, Statistical Reports, and news.

ICLR : the Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for England and Wales

This database includes case reports in all major reports: The Law Reports (Queen's Bench, Chancery and Family divisions of the High Court and appeal cases heard in the UK Supreme Court as well as references to the European Court of Justice. The Weekly Law Reports; Industrial Cases Reports Business Law Reports, Public and Third Sector Law Reports. These all cover the High Court as well as tribunal levels and appeals to the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court. The last covers also Upper Appeals Tribunal and Ecclesiastical Court, as this Third Sector includes charity, social enterprise, and public service law. A citator, case notes on cases not reported in full, and integrated linking with the free BAILII site are included to provide access to transcripts of judgments. As these pages are authentic copy for the print format owned by ICLR (similar to West and its reporters as having mostly official status), it is said to be superior to the free online service for citation.

IEEE Electronic Library

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Medicine, Science and Technology

IEEE Xplore is a digital library providing full text access to technical literature in electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics. IEEE Xplore contains full text documents from IEEE journals, transactions, magazines, letters, conference proceedings, standards, and IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) publications.

IMD World Competitiveness

Subjects: Economics, Business

IMD World Competiveness analyzes and ranks the ability of nations to create and maintain an environment that sustains the competitiveness of enterprises. It covers 61 countries using 312 criteria grouped into four competitiveness factors and aggregates data over a five-year period. Data are updated twice a year.

IMF e-Library

Subjects: Banking and Finance, International Finance, e-Book Collection

The IMF e-Library contains "in-depth, independent analysis on the financial crisis, development, macroeconomics, poverty reduction, trade, globalization, and much more." The IMF eLibrary simplifies analysis and research with direct access to the IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools. "You will find information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction, and so much more."

Independent voices

Subjects: Newspapers and N. Indexes

Independent Voices is a digital collection of alternative press newspapers, magazines and journals, drawn from the special collections of participating libraries. These periodicals were produced by feminists, dissident GIs, campus radicals, Native Americans, anti-war activists, Black Power advocates, Hispanics, LGBT activists, the extreme right-wing press and alternative literary magazines during the latter half of the 20th century.

Index to Legal Periodicals and Books (EBSCOhost)

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

The Index to Legal Periodicals & Books ( ILPB ) database indexes over 1,025 legal journals, law reviews, yearbooks, institutes, statutes, bar association publications, university publications, and government publications dating back to 1982. In addition, this database also includes coverage of 1,400 monographs per year.

INFORMS Journals Online

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

Informs Journals Online contains the full content of each issue of the journals published by INFORMS, including all figures and tables. In addition, the full text is searchable by keyword, and the cited references include hyperlinks to Medline and to the full text of many other online journals.


Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

IngentaConnect is a platform used by a number of different publishers as a mechanism to provide web access to their journals. One of them, Martinus Nijhoff, is the international law and human rights imprint for Brill Academic Publishers. Hart Publishing is an independent legal publisher in the UK. The Georgetown Libraries subscribe to a number of Ingenta titles, which are listed below. SEE INGENTA LINKS BELOW TO ACCESS THE TITLES THAT GEORGETOWN SUBSCRIBES TO.


Subjects: Environmental Law

InsideEPA.com is an online news service for subscribers to one or more of the 9 publications that comprise the Inside EPA family of environmental newsletters. Inside E.P.A. Weekly Report is the only newsletter that Georgetown subscribes to. In addition to this newsletter, we have access to daily news reports, plus a growing database of thousands of environmental documents. These include policy papers, comments, draft and final regulations, court decisions, legislation, state proceedings, and many other types of information of immediate interest.


Subjects: Environmental Law

Read the latest news on Climate Change, including information on litigation, regulations and statutory law. The Docket Room provides access to regulatory comments on a updated basis.

Intellectual Property Law Resource Center (BNA)

Subjects: Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property Law

The Intellectual Property Resource Center provides the full text of all decisions reported in United States Patents Quarterly from 1929 to the present, combined with finding aids to facilitate the search process. The Resource Center is designed to make finding the right intellectual property case fast and easy. USPQ2d contains the full text of all decisions reported in U.S. Patents Quarterly, Second Series, from v. 1 USPQ2d No. 1, to the present, plus U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court decisions reported in v. 215 - 231 USPQ (First Series).

International Court of Justice

Subjects: International Law

The ICJ home page makes available the Court's entire jurisprudence since 1946 as well as that of its predecessor, the Permanent Court of International Justice. The full texts of ICJ and PCIJ decisions (in text format for the more recent cases and in PDF format for the older ones), as well as the principal documents from the written and oral proceedings of various cases, are online.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws : Civil Procedure Online

Subjects: International Law, Civil Procedure, Comparative Law

IEL Civil Procedure Online provides in-depth descriptions and analyses of numerous domestic systems. National monographs describe the main features of each country’s judicial organization, the rules governing the jurisdiction of the courts, the actual court proceedings, the rules of evidence, the principles governing preliminary seizure and the enforcement of judgments, and some elements of national arbitration. In addition, a forthcoming EU monograph analyzes the Regulation 44/2001, as well as the Conventions of Lugano and San Sebastian. An international monograph will deal with international multi-lateral treaties.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws : Constitutional Law Online

Subjects: Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, International Law

IEL Constitutional Law Online presents a country-by-country survey of constitutional law throughout the world, and will eventually contain all of the constitutions of the world in English translations. Each national monograph includes detailed information of the country’s political system, historical background, sources of constitutional law, form of government (outlining the legal status, the competence and the working of central state powers, etc.), state form and subdivisions of the state, component states and decentralized authorities, citizenship (especially nationality and the legal position of aliens), and specific problems such as foreign relations, taxing and spending power, emergency laws, the power of the military, and the constitutional relation between Church and State.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws : Cyber Law Online

Subjects: International law, Comparative law, Computer security

The Cyber Law database encompasses the national monographs of a wide variety of countries, written by experts from those countries. Each national monograph is divided into topical parts such as Privacy Protection, Computer-related Crime, contractual issues and international aspects of Cyber Law. For each jurisdiction, the work provides: List of Abbreviations, Preface, General Introduction, Introduction to Cyber Law, and Selected Bibliography.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws : Environmental Law Online

Subjects: International Law, International Environmental Law, Comparative Law

IEL Environmental Law Online covers national and international environmental law. National monographs contain, besides a general introduction, a description of the country’s environmental legislation, an overview of the basic principles of environmental law, the historical background, the role of governmental institutions, and the sources of environmental law. International monographs cover international legislation and treaties and the environmental legislation of the European Economic Community.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws : Intellectual Property Online

Subjects: Comparative Law, Intellectual Property Law, International Law

IEL Intellectual Property Online provides an overview of intellectual property for understanding legislation and policy on the subject in different countries. Analyses and describes theory and practice in a large number of countries. Information is also provided on all major and important international conventions and on international bodies like the EU and WIPO/OMPI.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Contracts online

Subjects: International law, Comparative law, Contracts

The Contracts database encompasses the national monographs of a wide variety of countries, written by experts from those countries. Each national monograph is divided into two parts: the first addresses the general principles at issue, and the second covers the specific types of contracts. The work also addresses international aspects of contract law. For each jurisdiction, the work provides: List of Abbreviations, Preface, General Introduction, Introduction to the Law of Contracts and Selected Bibliography.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Criminal Law

Subjects: International Law, International Criminal Law

The national monographs in this database provide a general insight into criminal law and procedure in different countries. For each country, an introduction presents the requisite background knowledge for understanding the principles of criminal justice, and then proceeds to a detailed examination of substantive criminal law – its general principles, the principles of criminal responsibility or liability, and the grounds for the justification of criminal offences. A third part is focused upon criminal procedure in each country: the general characteristics of the procedure, the organization of investigation, pre-trial proceedings, trial stage and appeals. A final part covers the execution and extinction of the sanctions.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Energy Law

Subjects: Comparative law, International law, Energy And Utilities

Energy Law Online covers national and international energy law. Each national monograph contains a general introduction, a description of the country’s energy legislation, an overview of the basic principles of energy law, the historical background, the role of governmental institutions, and the sources of energy law in that country’s legal system. Each country’s regulatory framework concerning electricity, gas, petrol and coal is fully set forth, with emphasis on the aspects of production, exploitation, transport, distribution, and consumption. Each monograph also deals with the interactions of energy law with environmental law, tax law and competition law. In addition, Energy Law includes international monographs covering international legislation and treaties and the energy law of the European Union.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Family and Succession Law Online

Subjects: International law, Comparative law, Domestic Relations

This database covers family law together with marital property law and succession law. In addition to the national monographs, this subset of the International Encyclopaedia of Laws currently includes a monograph for the European Union. Forthcoming supplements will include international monographs describing the activities of several international organizations in the domain of family and succession law, such as the United Nations, the Council of Europe, and the International Commission on Civil Status.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Intergovernmental Organizations Online

Subjects: International law, Comparative law

Intergovernmental Organizations Online currently comprises monographs on 24 organizations (AU, UN, ILO, IMF, WHO, IAEA, WMO, OPCW, IFC, NATO, OSCE, EEA/EFTA, NAFTA, EIB, ESA, ASEAN, MIGA, Andean Common Market, OAS, Asian Development Bank, UNICJRI, ICCS, CEPES, UNIDROIT) and will soon include monographs on other important organizations, such as EU, WTO, Mercosur, ICAO, Council of Europe, WIPO, Benelux, World Bank, BIS, Interpol, IOM, OECD (incl. NEA), OIC, COMESA and SADC. Its purpose is to cover all significant global and regional intergovernmental organizations and bodies. A collection of source materials (fundamental treaties, constitutive acts and relevant international case-law) complements the collection.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Medical Law Online

Subjects: Medical Jurisprudence, International Law, Comparative Law

IEL Medical Law deals with the practice of medicine in the large sense, covering national and international medical law. Each national monograph contains, besides a general introduction, a description for the country in question. An international monograph covers the World Health Organization in both its international and regional aspects. A Codex of International Medical Law and Ethics is also included. Forthcoming international monographs will cover international declarations on medical ethics such as the Declaration of Helsinki on Medical Experiments (1964) and the European Code of Medical Ethics.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Private International Law Online

Subjects: International Law, Comparative Law, Conflict of Laws

Private International Law presents country-by-country national monographs dealing with the statutes, regulations and case law each country applies to cases involving transnational issues in, e.g., business, family or inheritance law. It provides access to the conflict rules of countries, presented clearly and concisely by local experts. Beginning with a general introduction to the private international law of the country concerned, each monograph goes on to discuss choice of law technique, sources of private international law, the relevant connection with the law of a country and the connecting factors, the rules of choice of law on natural and legal persons, contractual and non-contractual obligations, movable and immovable property, intangible property rights, company law, family law, marriage, cohabitation, registered partnerships, property, maintenance, child law, and succession law, including testamentary dispositions. Each national monograph concludes with an overview of the country's relevant civil procedure, examining lex fori and issues of national and international jurisdiction, acceptability and enforcement of foreign judgements, and international arbitration.

International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Tort Law Online

Subjects: Comparative Law, International Law, Torts

Tort Law Online sheds light on the way legal systems protect rights and interests through, among others, tort law. There are basic differences in approach between the legal systems and the dividing line does not always match the classic divide between the countries of the Civil Law tradition and those belonging to the Common Law tradition. In the General Introduction, particular attention will be paid to the aims of the law of Torts and to the distinction between tort and crime and to the relationship between tort and contract (is concurrence between tortious liability and contractual responsibility permitted or not? what about precontractual liability?). For each country, the scope of protection will be tackled as well (are all interests equally protected?). The monograph is then divided into six Parts: Liability for One's Own Act; Liability for Acts of Others; Forms of Strict Liability; Defenses and Exemption Clauses; Causation; Remedies.

International Financial Statistics

Subjects: Banking and Finance, International Finance

"The IFS database contains approximately 32,000 time series covering more than 200 countries and areas and includes all series appearing on the IFS country pages; exchange rate series for all Fund member countries, plus Aruba and the Netherland Antilles: major Fund account series; and most other world, area, and country series from the IFS world tables."

International Justice Tribune Newsletter and Archives

Subjects: International Criminal Law

Covers international criminal justice and "publishes investigative articles and interviews about world-wide efforts to try war criminals, from the International Criminal Court to domestic courts." Successor to Diplomatie Judiciaire, which documented trials before the international criminal tribunals for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia. See IJT's Archives.

International Political Science Abstracts

Subjects: Political Science and Government

International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA), is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from periodicals published throughout the world. Articles in English are abstracted in English; those in other languages are abstracted in French, with all titles translated into English.

Internet Law Resource Center

Subjects: Communications Law

The Internet Law Resource Center is a comprehensive resource for practitioners in cyberlaw, with an extensive archive of full-text case law, pleadings, statutes, regulations and expert insight addressing the internet’s legal landscape—all in one platform.

Investment Arbitration Reporter

Subjects: International Arbitration, Conflict of laws

Investment Arbitration Reporter is a news and analysis service focusing on cross-border lawsuits between foreign investors and their host governments. IAReporter specializes in tracking and chronicling so-called investor-state arbitrations. These arbitrations are often-confidential in nature, but may have major financial, legal and policy impacts.

Investment Claims

Subjects: International Arbitration

Investment Claims provides access to investment arbitration materials, including full-text investment awards, relevant international treaties (including bilateral investment treaties or BITs) and domestic legislation from the UK, Canada, Sweden, Germany and others; arbitral rules, and online versions of selected Oxford University Press arbitration books and journal articles. The Oxford Law Citator is a service carried through this and other Oxford Online collections which links each text to related commentary, cases cited, and relevant domestic legislation.

Investor-State Law Guide

Investor-State Law Guide contains full text of investment treaties, including bilateral investment treaties, along with dispute settlement in publicly available ICSID, NAFTA and ad hoc tribunal decisions. It maps the world of investment treaty law by capturing the relationships between treaties, arbitral rules, cases and other key materials.

iPOLL Databank

Subjects: Statistics And Data

Contains nearly half a million survey questions and answers asked in the United States over the last 65 years by more than 150 survey organizations. iPoll is a comprehensive, up-to-date source for US nationwide public opinion. A full-text retrieval system, the iPoll online database is organized at the question level, providing the tools to sift through nearly a half million questions asked on national public opinion surveys, 1935 to present. Surveys archived in the Roper Catalog were originally gathered by academic, commercial and media survey organizations such as Gallup Organization, Harris Interactive, Pew Research Associates, and many more.

Jane's Terrorism and Insurgency Centre

Subjects: Security, War and Peace

Jane's Terrorism and Insurgency Centre includes profiles of terrorist and insurgent groups, chronologies and descriptions of terror related events, expert analyses and case studies. Search options include limiting by country, territory, and group. A separate event search is provided that includes searching by country, event type, tactic, casualties and affected countries.


Subjects: Arts and Literature, Social Sciences, Medicine, Science and Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes

JSTOR is a digital archive of core journals in various fields. It contains the entire runs of these journals, from the first volume up to the volumes published a few years ago. Each journal has a "moving wall" of 3-5 years after which the current issues are added to JSTOR. Georgetown has access to all journals in these collections: Arts & Sciences I-VI, Health & General Sciences, and Ecology & Botany. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH ACROSS THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR BROWSE ISSUES OF INDIVIDUAL TITLES USING THE LINKS BELOW.

Justis UK Statutes

Subjects: Foreign Law, Legal History, Great Britain

The Justis UK Statutes database (with JustCite add-on) contains the full text of all Acts of Parliament in England, Wales and Scotland as enacted from 1235 to the present day. UK Statutes is the only statute law database to contain Scottish Acts of Parliament and repealed legislation. All Acts appear as enacted, with links to amended and amending legislation allowing the user to trace the development of the law. A notable feature of the Justis services is the JustCite tabs, which provide users with a visual display of the path of legislation. You can also use this link for JustCite (NB: Georgetown does not subscribe to Justis content other than UK Statutes, JustCite and International Law Reports.)

Keesing's World News Archive

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Political Science And Government

Keesing’s World News Archive is a database comprising their full archive - more than 95,000 articles, first from 1931-87 as Keesing’s Contemporary Archives, and then as Keesing’s Record of World Events from 1987 to the present. They continue to publish and add to this archive at the rate of about 150 articles per month, providing a detailed summary of the world's political, social, and economic events.

Kluwer Competition Law

Subjects: International Trade

Kluwer Competition Law is a fully searchable database of primary source material, commentary, and analysis of EU competition law. Includes e-Competitions, published by the Institute of Competition Law, a weekly bulletin on national competition laws and regulations and on the implementation of EU competition law by member states. Also included are press releases, decisions and key documents from the European Commission (DG Competition) and the European Court of Justice. Kluwer Merger Check is an online tool that enables you to determine whether a contemplated transaction (merger, acquisition or joint venture) meets the thresholds for notification under the concentration control regimes of one or more jurisdictions.

Kluwer Law International eBook Collection

Subjects: e-Book Collection, International Law

The KLI eBook Collection, which is hosted on the MyiLibrary platform, contains 59 books published by Kluwer Law International. GULLiver contains bibliographic records, with links, for all the titles in the collection. By using the link below, you can search the contents of all the books simultaneously.

Kluwer Law Online Journals

Subjects: International Trade, Human Rights Law, Journals and Journal Indexes, International Arbitration, International Law


Kluwer Law Online Looseleafs

Subjects: International Law, Corporations, International Environmental Law, International Trade, International Organizations, Business

Georgetown Law has subscribed electronic access to the following Kluwer Law Online looseleafs: 1) Company and business legislation of the Netherlands, 2) Comparative law of monopolies, 3) Corporate acquisitions and mergers, 4) European environmental law, 5) Guide to international transfer pricing, 6) International encyclopedia of agency and distribution agreement, 7) International product law manual, 8) International trust law and analysis, 9) Investment disputes under NAFTA: an annotated guide to NAFTA chapter 11 , 10) Montreal convention, and 11) International business transactions : commentary, forms and documents, including Word-processing software.


Subjects: e-Book Collection, International Arbitration, Conflict of Laws

KluwerArbitration.com contains the major international agreements, rules, and institutional information available in current international arbitration. It includes national laws, national rules, case law of awards, and even some submissions or interim orders under various arbitral regimes. It also contains an investment arbitration section, which provides a wealth of fully searchable investment materials.

Labor And Employment Law Resource Center (BNA)

Subjects: Labor Law

Formerly the Labor and Employment Law Library, this is a web resource for cases, reference and news in the major subject areas of employment and labor law, including fair employment; individual employment rights; disabilities law; wages, hours and leave; collective bargaining; and arbitration.

Latin American Newspapers

Subjects: Area Studies, Latin America, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

Latin American Newspapers collection provides more than 35 fully searchable Latin American newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries. Featuring titles from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela and elsewhere, Latin American Newspapers offers coverage of the people, issues and events that shaped this vital region between 1805 and 1922. Through eyewitness reporting, editorials, legislative information, letters, poetry, advertisements, matrimony notices and obituaries, this unique collection chronicles the evolution of Latin American culture and daily life over two centuries. In addition, these newspapers provide a wide range of viewpoints from diverse cultures — ideal for comparing and contrasting perspectives on issues and events. (From the World Newspaper Archive in partnership with the Center for Research Libraries.)

Latin Lawyer : the business law resource for Latin America

Subjects: Lawyers, Latin America

Latin Lawyer is a web magazine for legal practitioners in Latin America, particularly aimed at those in business-related firms or other legal offices. This English language publication provides news and analysis of all the major practice areas, across all the major countries in the region. Legal updates include case reports and in-depth analyses, country profiles of developments in at least 18 jurisdictions and the region of Central America, and profiles of leading lawyers. Law schools and LLM programs are also featured with regard to those which are attractive to law graduates from the region, bringing aspects of training together with professional opportunities.

Law Business Research Journals

Subjects: International Trade, International Arbitration

Law Business Research Ltd publishes research, analysis and reporting on international business law and the business of international law. The Law Library subscribes to Global Arbitration Review, The European and Middle Eastern Arbitration Review, The Asia-Pacific Arbitration Review, The Arbitration Review of the Americas, GAR:100, and The International Who's Who of Commercial Arbitration.


Subjects: Law

Legal news and analysis from ALM Media, including curated articles on the industry. Rankings of law firms and the legal industry are features including the Am Law 100 & NLJ 250. ALM Legal Intelligence provides firm profiles and industry spreadsheets.


Subjects: China, Foreign Law

LawInfoChina is an English-language web site that publishes Chinese statutes, regulations, cases, government policies, legal news, treaties, law review articles, and law links. The English versions are for reference only. Use the Chinese versions for authority. ChinaLawInfo is an online legal database in Chinese, including more than 270,000 pieces of laws, regulations, legal essays, and other legal information of China, as well as the content of all legal gazettes published in China, such as the Gazette of the Supreme People's 'Court of the People's Republic of China' and others. The Chinese database contains more content than the English database.

Leadership Library on the Internet

Subjects: Directories, Reference, Reference, Directories

Leadership Library on the Internet,which is updated daily, is a unique personnel contact database of the institutional leadership of the United States. The Leadership Library enables subscribers to locate 400,000 individuals at 40,000 leading U.S. government, business, professional, and nonprofit organizations. Subscribers can browse and search and export information.

Legal Information Archive: the Chesapeake Digital Preservation Group

Subjects: Government Documents

The Chesapeake Digital Preservation Group features government, policy, and legal information archived from the Web through a partnership between state and academic law libraries. The collections include: * Reports relating to U.S. government and policy * Selected state, federal, and foreign government documents * Materials relating to public policy and legal issues in Maryland * Publications issued by Virginia's judicial branch * Materials relating to the District of Columbia


Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

LegalTrac is a cumulative index to approximately 1300 legal publications. It includes law related articles from more than 1,000 additional business and general interest periodicals as well. It is also called Legal Resource Index, and it is the online version of the print publication called Current Law Index. This database contains some articles, and it also has "Full Text at Gtown Law" links that will take you to the cited articles in other databases.


Subjects: Foreign Law, Great Britain

Legislation.gov.uk brings together the legislative content previously held on the Office of Public Sector Information (OPSI) website and revised legislation from the Statute Law Database to provide a single legislation service. Legislation.gov.uk is the official site for UK Legislation as it is originally made (as enacted) and with a latest version, which shows how the legislation has changed. (Internet resource: free on the Web.)

LexisNexis Company Dossier

Subjects: Business

LexisNexis Company Dossier covers more than 35 million global companies, both public and private. Each report includes details from the extensive universe of authoritative LexisNexis sources, including: Company description and history * Key financials (balance sheet, income statement, earnings projections, ratio analyses) * Executive, structure, subsidiaries, auditor, and bank information * News by region, topic, and publication * Patents, Trademarks, and Brands * Litigation.

LexisNexis for Law Schools

Subjects: Legal Research and Bibliography

LexisNexis contains legal and law-related documents, including federal and state cases, statutes, regulations, administrative rulings, legislative histories, legal newspapers and journals, and looseleaf services. Shepard's Citations service is included. U.S. Statutes at Large is available on LexisNexis (LEGIS;STATLG) back to volume 1 (1789). LexisNexis passwords are distributed at orientation, & afterwards at the Reference Desks. Printing from LexisNexis is free. LexisNexis printers are located on the 4th floor of Williams in Rm 435A, and on the 3rd floor of the Hotung building.

Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

Subjects: Reference, Journals and Journal Indexes

LISTA indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s. It is EBSCO Publishing's intention to provide free access to LISTA on a continual basis.

Literature Resource Center

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Humanities

Literature Resource Center combines information from such literary reference sources as Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Dictionary of Literary Biography, Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature, the Scribner Writer Series, and the Twayne Authors Series. Provides in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most-studied authors; excerpts from literary criticism; full-text articles from more than 30 literary journals; work overviews; explications; information about the sociological, cultural, and historical context of a work; links to author-related websites; and scholarly journal articles and interviews illuminating a work, theme, genre, oeuvre, or era. Also includes an online guide to writing a Modern Language Association-style literary research paper

LLMC Digital

Subjects: Legal History, Government Documents

LLMC Digital is an electronic database of historical legal materials containing case reporters, statutes of the U.S. and selected foreign nations, U.S. government documents, and many other legal materials. It is a rich source for legal history researchers.


lynda.com is an online library of training videos and self-guided courses on a wide range of topics, including: Business (Excel, Online Marketing Fundamentals, Time Management...) Web & Interactive (Wordpress, Dreamweaver, Javascript...) Design (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign...) Home Computing (iPad Tips & Tricks, Mac OSX, Word... )

Making of America

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, History

Making of America (MoA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. The collection currently contains approximately 10,000 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints.

Making of Modern Law : Foreign Primary Sources

Subjects: Foreign and Comparative Law, Inernational Law in General

Hundreds of foreign primary source publications in their native language. This Making of Modern Law Resource includes documents from 1600 through 1970 from Germany, the United Kingdom, France and others. This collection features historical codes, regulations and commentaries. Foreign Primary Sources II adds content from from Spain, Portugal, Italy, Latin America, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, and Asia. Analogous materials from canon law and Roman law are also included.

Making of Modern Law : Foreign, Comparative and International Law 1600-1926

Subjects: Foreign and Comparative Law, Inernational Law in General

The Making of Modern Law: Foreign, Comparative and International Law, 1600-1926, brings together foreign, comparative, and international titles in a single resource. Its International Law component features works of some of the great legal theorists, including Gentili, Grotius, Selden, Zouche, Pufendorf, Bijnkershoek, Wolff, Vattel, Martens, Mackintosh, Wheaton, among others. The Foreign Law component features foreign legal treatises of a variety of countries. Because the term "treatise" is more of a common-law category, the equivalent works in civil-law systems may have other names such as commentaries, encyclopedias, textbooks, monographs, or festschriften. The Comparative Law component features books that compare more than one legal system and includes Ancient, Roman, Jewish Law, and Islamic Law. These documents showcase that the roots of English common law can be found in the deep recesses of European history.

Making of Modern Law: American Civil Liberties Union Papers

Subjects: Legal History

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) records offer researchers a unique view of the inner workings of the organization and the hundreds of groups with which the ACLU interacted. Covering the years from before the ACLU’s official founding in 1920 through the 20th century, this archive offers primary source materials on some of the most important issues that affected the United States. Now includes 650,000 pages of digitized files from the Southern Regional Office. This unique collection documents the ACLU’s legal battle to enforce the Civil Rights Act of 1964 in thirteen Southern states. Consisting of case files, correspondence, newspaper clippings, manuscripts, and more, this collection offers a primary source perspective on civil rights issues from voting rights to the dismantling of the Jim Crow system.

Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926

Subjects: Legal History, e-Book Collection

MOML is a full-text searchable collection of 21,000 British and American legal treatises from the 19th and early 20th centuries. The 10 million+ pages available in this database are viewable as PDF images. Content was originally published in the microfilm sets "Nineteenth-Century Legal Treatises" and "Twentieth-Century Legal Treatises."

Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources I, 1620-1926

Subjects: Legal History

The Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources, 1620-1926 contains a fully searchable digital archive of the published records of the American colonies, documents published by state constitutional conventions, state codes, city charters, law dictionaries, digests and more. It is cross-searchable with Primary Sources II.

Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources II, 1763–1970

Subjects: Legal History

The Making of Modern Law Primary Sources II database consists of United States state and territorial codes, municipal codes, and constitutional convention and compilations. Scholars of America's common law heritage will find this resource invaluable for tracing major legal topics across all states and territories. It is cross-searchable with Primary Sources I.

Making of Modern Law: Trials, 1600-1926

Subjects: Great Britain, e-Book Collection, Legal History

The Making of Modern Law: Trials, 1600-1926 is comprised primarily of holdings of the Harvard and Yale law libraries. The Harvard collection contains a vast number of popular printed accounts of sensational trials for murder, adultery, and other scandalous crimes. The overall archive comprising more than 10,000 titles and almost two million pages also contains unique documents from the Library of the Bar of the City of New York. It includes unofficially published accounts of trials; official trial documents, briefs, and arguments; and official records of legislative proceedings, administrative proceedings, and arbitrations.

Making of Modern Law: U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978

Subjects: Legal History, Constitutional Law

The Supreme Court Records & Briefs database contains nearly 11 million pages of records and briefs brought before the U.S. Supreme Court in the period 1832-1978. The collection is derived from two essential reference sources. For the period 1832 (when printed Court records began) through 1915, the documents are based primarily on the holdings of the Jenkins Memorial Law Library, America's first law library, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. For 1915-1978 the source is the Library of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, a nationally recognized research facility and the single largest member supported law library in the United States.


Subjects: Newspapers and N. Indexes

This news resource from Malaysia is one of the few non-government owned news agencies. The site is available in English, Malay, Chinese and Tamil.

Mango Languages

This online-language system introduces the basics of numerous languages such as Spanish, French, Russian, Mandarin Chinese and many more.


Subjects: Directories, Reference

Martindale.com contains biographical information on practicing attorneys and brief profiles of U.S. and international law firms

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law

The Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law Online represents a new edition of the Encyclopedia of Public International Law that was published between 1991 and 2001 under Professor Dr. Rudolf Bernhardt. The online publication begins in summer 2008, and will be steadily expanded until all of the nearly 1700 articles are made available by 2010. In addition to extensive search functionality and click-through cross references to other Encyclopedia entries, users will have access to the Oxford Law Citator. The Citator offers easy access linking to related content available in all new Oxford online legal services.

Medieval and Early Modern Sources Online (MEMSO)

Subjects: Legal History

Medieval and Early Modern Sources Online (MEMSO) is a resource for the study of Britain and its place in the world during the medieval and early modern period (c. 1100-1800). It contains digital versions of key printed sources for English, Irish, Scottish and Colonial history and original manuscripts .

Mergent InvestorEdge

Subjects: Business, Corporations

Company profiles, Corporate Bond reports, financial filings and industry reports are featured on InvestorEdge. More than 4000 equity research reports are available and updated on a weekly basis.

Mergent Online

Subjects: Securities Law, Corporations, Business

Mergent Online contains full text information on over 10,000 U.S. public companies and over 15,000 non-U.S. companies. Includes company history, officers, subsidiaries, financial data, and annual reports. Access to SEC filings (EDGAR) back to 1993. Also includes company archives, with information on over 4,000 public companies that were acquired, went bankrupt or merged out of existence from 1995 onward. Includes U.S. and International industry reports.


Subjects: Middle East Countries, International Relations

Mideastwire.com offers a daily email newsletter of concise, translated briefs covering some of the key political, cultural, economic and opinion pieces appearing in the media of the 22 Arab countries, Iran and the Arab Diaspora.

MPI Data Hub

Subjects: Statistics and Data, Immigration Law

"The MPI Data Hub showcases in-depth and latest data on immigrant trends and patterns in the United States and around the world. Research tools include US State Data on the Foreign Born, Maps of the Foreign Born, the World Migration Map, Comparative Charts and Tables, the Global Remittances Guide, and asylum data. To date, the Data Hub has compiled stock, flow, citizenship, asylum, and historical data for 17 countries, including the United States, as well as extensive data from the US Census Bureau and Department of Homeland Security that cover the numbers and characteristics of immigrant populations residing in and arriving to the United States every year. We work with demographers and government experts to bring the most accurate and relevant data on international migration and immigrant integration together in one place. Jump to research tools available on the following topics: US Immigration, Immigrant Integration, European Migration, Migration and Development, and Refugee Protection."

Multilaterals Project

Subjects: Treaties

The Multilaterals Project is a searchable database of the texts of international multilateral conventions and other instruments. Also includes treaties in the fields of human rights, commerce and trade, of war and arms control, the environment, diplomatic relations, law of the sea, and other areas. Contains historical texts, from the 1648 Treaty of Westphalia to the Covenant of the League of Nations. [Internet resource: free on the Web]


Subjects: Legislation, Politics, Computer Law, Health Law and Policy

NationalJournal.com incorporates content and resources from all branches of National Journal Group Inc.: CongressDaily, The Hotline, American Health Line, Technology Daily. Also features Hotline Mobile, polling results, campaign and issue ads, the online Almanac of American politics, "buzz" columns, a calendar of Washington events, and top stories from the weekly National Journal.

New Catholic Encyclopedia

Subjects: Philosophy and Religion

The New Catholic Encyclopedia contains hundreds of new, signed articles on a wide variety of topics. It also features biographies of contemporary religious figures, thousands of photos, maps, and illustrations, and completely updated bibliographical citations. Accessed via the Gale Virtual Reference Library. The print edition is in the Williams Library stacks at BX841 .N44 2003.

New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online

Subjects: Reference, Economics

The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online is the electronic version of the extensive and authoritative economics reference resource. This 2nd edition contains over 1,850 articles by more than 1,500 of the world's leading economists. The online version is updated four times a year with new articles, updates to existing articles, and new features and functionality. You can save searches, make personal annotations and bookmark articles by using "My Dictionary."

Nexis Uni

Subjects: Legislation, Government Documents, Political Science and Government, Legal History

LexisNexis Academic Universe provides full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options. LexisNexis Academic provides searchable access to a comprehensive spectrum of full-text information from over 5,600 sources, selected to meet academic research needs, including: National and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources; U.S. Federal and state case law, codes, regulations, legal news, law reviews, and international legal information; Shepards Citations for all U.S. Supreme Court cases back to 1789; Business news journals, company financial information, SEC filings and reports, and industry and market news.

Niles' register

Subjects: History

This index to Niles' Register provides a link to historical news coverage of the United States Congress, Presidents, Courtrooms and more from 1811-1849. More than 350,000 people, places and events are indexed. Includes over 350,000 listings of people, places, and events

OECD iLibrary

Subjects: International Organizations, e-Book Collection, Foreign Law, International Law

OECD iLibrary contains all the publications and datasets released by OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development), International Energy Agency (IEA), Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), OECD Development Centre, PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment), and International Transport Forum (ITF) since 1998 -- some 390 complete databases, 2.500 working papers, 5.500 books, 14.000 tables and graphs, 21.000 chapters and articles. The OECD iLibrary is a new platform that replaces SourceOECD and hosts all content equally so users can find -- and cite -- tables and databases as easily as articles or chapters. The citation tool for datasets and tables is new and unique to the OECD iLibrary.


Subjects: Foreign Law, International Law, International Organizations, Statistics and Data

OECD.Stat is a subscription service within SourceOECD. It enables users to search for and extract data from across the many databases included in SourceOECD Statistics. OECD.Stat includes data and metadata for OECD countries and selected non-member economies. You can build tables and extract data from across databases as well as work within individual databases.

Official Document System of the United Nations

Subjects: International Law, International Organizations, International Relations, Human Rights Law, Immigration Law

ODS Online is the official repository for documents published by the United Nations. The full text of documents dating back to 1992 is accessible in all official languages of the United Nations. Documents are stored in two databases, UN Documentation, which includes documents back to 1992 and UN Resolutions, which includes resolutions of the General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and Trusteeship Council since 1946 .

Oil gas & energy law journal

Subjects: Oil, Gas and Min. Law, Natural Resources Law, Energy & Utilities law

Energy policy documentation is the focus of this portal and online journal. Corruption, social responsibility and litigation in the global energy field are among the topics covered in reports and articles that are continually updated. There is also a digest of energy law cases and official documents from national ministries and regional bodies such as the EU.

OmniFile Full Text, Mega Edition

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Book Reviews

OmniFile Full Text, Mega Edition contains a wealth of essential material for learning and detailed research in a single, easily-searched database. With the full text of articles from over 2,500 publications, and indexing and abstracts from nearly 3,600 publications, this database provides invaluable support for research in all core undergraduate subjects and for cross-disciplinary work.

Opinion Archives

Searches opinion pieces and editorials from across the political spectrum. Full text available for The New Republic ONLY. Also indexes American Spectator, Commonweal, Harper's Magazine, The National Review, and The New York Review of Books.

Otzar Online

The database is a collection of electronic books on all aspects of Jewish Law, including civil law. It covers the Bible and its commentaries, and , as described at the web site, a wealth of rabbinic and Talmudic material: "Tannaitic literature including Mishnah, Tosefa, Midrash Halakhah and Aggadah as well as their Commentaries: Talmudic Literature from both Babylonian and Jerusalem Talmuds and their Commentaries, as well as Geonic works." It also includes "Halakhah and Customs from the Rishonim and Acharonim, as weel as Responsa Literature."

Ovid Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Journal Legacy Archive

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

The LWW Journal Legacy Archive is comprised of backfiles of more than 200 journals that have over the years chronicled important breakthroughs in research and techniques in major clinical and medical specialties, including nursing, infectious disease, surgery, and cardiology. Includes original research, reviews, notes, letters, and case studies.

Oxford African American studies center : the online authority on the African American experience

Subjects: African American Periodicals, Race And Ethnicity, Newspapers And Newspaper Indexes, History

Comprehensive collection of scholarship focused on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture, coupled with precise search and browse capabilities. Features more than 10,000 articles by top scholars in the field, over 1,750 images, more than 300 primary sources with specially written commentaries, nearly 150 maps, 150 charts and tables, and over 6,000 biographies. The core content includes: Africana: the encyclopedia of the African and African American experience, second ed.; Encyclopedia of African American history, 1619-1895; Encyclopedia of African American history, 1896 to the present; Black women in America, second ed.; African American national biography; Dictionary of African biography; The Oxford encyclopedia of African thought

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Subjects: Reference, History, Legal History, Biography

The ODNB an illustrated collection of 50,000 specially written biographies of the men and women who shaped all aspects of Britain's past, from the fourth century BC to the year 2001. It excludes living persons. It has themed entries (e.g. Roman Britain) and groups of subjects with a common attribute (e.g. Archbishops of Canterbury). The database contains 10,000 images. The print edition is in the Williams Law Library's Reference collection.

Oxford English Dictionary

Subjects: Reference

Updated quarterly with at least 1000 new and revised entries, OED Online offers unparalleled access to the greatest continuing work of scholarship that this century has produced.

Oxford historical treaties - Parry's consolidated treaty series

Oxford Historical Treaties integrates historical treaty research with other Oxford online publications to which the library subscribes, such as international case law and commentary. It provides access, with scanned images and searchable full text, of The Consolidated Treaty Series, the only comprehensive collection of treaties of all nations concluded from 1648 through 1919. Editorial commentary and additional Oxford publications or subject terms are linked to the treaty descriptions through the Oxford Law Citator feature of the larger Oxford International Public Law database.

Oxford Islamic Studies Online

Subjects: Philosophy And Religion

Oxford Islamic Studies Online contains more than 4,000 reference articles and chapters by leading scholars and specialists. It includes entries from the Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World; Qur'anic studies resources, including two Oxford World's Classics translations of the Qur'an, linked to the first online version of A Concordance of the Qur'an by Hanna Kassis; primary source documents with editorial introductions; and timelines covering major events in the Islamic world and corresponding events in general world history for context. Images provide useful visual perspectives on Islam.

Oxford Scholarship Online: Law Collection

Subjects: e-Book Collection

Collection of monographs in the area of law. Each book is cataloged and has an individual record in GULLiver. At the OSO web site, you can find a particular book in the indexes, or you can search the contents -- of just one book or all the books together.

Oxford Scholarship Online: Literature Collection

Subjects: e-Book Collection, Arts and Literature

Oxford Scholarship Online indexes Oxford University Press books on literature, from Medieval, Renaissance, and Victorian periods through the twentieth century. Includes books on African American, Women's and American Colonial literature as well as Shakespeare, film, drama, and poetry. Georgetown has access to the full text of titles published to OSO in the September, 2007 and the January, 2008 updates.

Oxford University Press Journals Archive

Collection of Oxford Univeristy Press journals over 180 titles, many in partnership with the world’s leading prestigious learned societies. The collections cover Life Sciences, Mathematics & Physical Sciences, Medicine, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Law, and include some of the most authoritative journals in their fields.


Subjects: Reference, Political Science and Government, Business

OxResearch provides succinct analytical articles covering world and regional economic and political developments of major significance. Evaluates issues and events within a coherent political, social, and economic framework. Contains objective, multi-disciplinary articles compiled by an extensive international network of over 1,000 faculty members at Oxford and other leading universities around the world, as well as think-tanks and institutes of international standing. Covers events back to 1984.

PAIS International

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, International Relations, Political Science and Government

PAIS International is a bibliographic index to the literature of public policy, social policy, and the social sciences in general. Journal articles; books; government documents; statistical compilations; committee reports; directories; serials; reports of public, intergovernmental, and private organizations; and most other forms of printed literature from all over the world are indexed.

Philosopher's Index

Subjects: Philosophy and Religion, Journals and Journal Indexes

Philosopher's Index provides indexing and abstracts from books and journals of philosophy and related interdisciplinary fields. It is a major source of information in the areas of aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic and metaphysics; it is also a rich source of material on the philosophy of various disciplines, such as education, history, law, religion and science.

PLI Discover Plus

Practicing Law Institute treatises, forms and presentation transcripts are searchable by keyword or natural language. Users can also browse through Course Handbooks and Answer Books. These practice oriented materials provide practical guidance to lawyers in real estate law, securities law, intellectual property, family law and much more.

Political Risk Yearbook Online

The Political Risk Yearbook is an annual collection of the PRS Group's country reports. Political Risk Services publishes 100 Country Reports that monitor the risks to international business over the next five years, using the Coplin-O’Leary methodology.

Politico Pro

POLITICO Pro gives direct access to the POLITICO website, and adds in-depth reporting by POLITICO’s experts on topics ranging from agriculture to transportation. Also included are DataPoint infographics, and reporting on communications, technology and other specialized areas of regulatory reform and political policy debate. In addition to DC news, POLITICO also aggregates political news of interest from New York, New Jersey, and Florida.

Pratt's Financial Services Law Library

Pratt’s Financial Services Law Library consists of separate libraries focusing on Consumer Lending, Commercial Lending, BSA, Privacy, and Security Law, and Account and Payment Systems Law. It contains treatises such as the Law of Secured Transactions, newsletters like Pratt's Bank Law & Regulatory Report , and journals such as Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law.


Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

PressDisplay provides online access to today's newspapers from more than 80 countries in full-color, full-page format. The collection currently contains hundreds of titles and includes a 60 day backfile. It contains articles and other key content, such as advertisements, classifieds and notices. There is multi-title searching and cross-searching of the entire archive of titles.


Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Area Studies

Provides the full text of many scholarly journals (44 as of Nov. 2005) in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin. Offers the full text of key titles indexed in the Hispanic American periodicals index (HAPI); the index database (used in this website) also includes many journals for which articles are not offered in full text. Articles are in English, Spanish and Portuguese and cover all aspects of Hispanic studies, from research on indigenous cultures past and present to current economic indicators, politics, society, and Hispanic theater. Disciplines covered include anthropology, economics, history, literature, political science and sociology. Articles can be searched by keyword, title, subject, publication title, language, and other categories; journals may be browsed for article information.

Project MUSE

Subjects: Social Sciences, Arts and Literature, Journals and Journal Indexes

Project MUSE is a collaboration between libraries and publishers that provides full-text online access to over 500 high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from 60 scholarly publishers. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH ACROSS THE WHOLE DATABASE OR BROWSE ISSUES OF INDIVIDUAL TITLES. LINKS TO TITLES ARE BELOW.

ProQuest Accounting and Tax

Subjects: Accounting, Taxation, Journals and Journal Indexes

ProQuest Accounting & Tax database contains accounting, auditing, taxation, and financial management information. The database includes over 2,170 titles, as well as IASB, AICPA, and FASB accounting standards. It is national and international in scope, providing information on accounting policies and standards, state and national legislation, corporate and individual taxation, compensation and pension plans, and corporate financial management. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

ProQuest Asian Business

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Area Studies, Business

PQ Asian Business contains economic and business data, as well as analyses, current news, policies, statistics, and political developments for countries in Asia. The database includes: full text articles from over 75 journals; official government publications from countries in the region; business and scholarly publications from Asia, the U.S. and Europe; publications from inter-governmental agencies, NGOs, think-tanks, and research institutions worldwide. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

ProQuest Banking Information Source

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Banking and Finance

ProQuest Banking Information Source is a database covering more than 250 of the most important publications that provide information on the financial services industry. The coverage includes not only leading journals and newspapers such as American Banker but also such sources as industry newsletters, School of Bank Marketing Papers, Stonier theses, and the Bank Marketing Associations Golden Coin Awards competition entries. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

ProQuest Civil War Era

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, History

ProQuest Civil War Era contains primary source materials that cover a vast range of topics including the formative economic factors and other forces that led to the abolitionist movement, the 600,000 battle casualties, and the emancipation of nearly 4 million slaves. It combines complete runs of regional newspapers, as well as pamphlets covering a wide range of topics. It focuses on the entire era, from Manifest Destiny through the end of the Civil War.

ProQuest Congressional

Subjects: Political Science and Government, Government Documents, Legislation, Legal History

Bills & Public Laws 1987-present; Committee Prints & misc. publications 1817-present; Congressional Record Bound Edition & predecessors 1789-2001; Congressional Record Daily Edition 1985-present; Congressional Research Service (CRS) Reports 1916-present; Hearings 1817-present; House & Senate Documents 1817-present; House & Senate Reports 1789-present; Serial Set publications 1789-present; Serial Set Maps 1789-1969; CIS Legislative Histories 1969-present.

ProQuest Digital U.S. Bills and Resolutions 1789-2016

ProQuest Digital U.S. Bills and Resolutions Collection includes fully searchable PDFs for all versions of all U.S. bills and resolutions from 1789-present. Includes bill number and version, date of action, summary, and sponsor.

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses

Subjects: Education, Reference

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses with Full Text includes 2.4 million dissertation and theses citations from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with 1 million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full text coverage for older graduate works.

ProQuest Education Journals

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Education

The ProQuest Education Journals database gives users access to over 760 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

ProQuest Environment Abstracts

Subjects: Environmental Law

Contains the Environment Abstracts database as well as news, journals and commentary related to environmental issues. Has citations, abstracts, and selected full-text of published articles, papers or reports containing information on all aspects of the impact of humankind and technology on the environment, including air, water, and noise pollution; solid and toxic wastes; energy and natural resources management and conservation; radiological contamination; population growth and control; and geophysical and climatic changes; relevant portions of law reviews and legal reports; and U.S. and State codes, regulations and agency decisions related to the environment.

ProQuest European Business

Subjects: Area Studies, Journals and Journal Indexes, International Trade, Business

PQ European Business covers the latest European business and financial information. Includes quality resources such as The Economist, Fortune, European Business Journal, and many more. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Wall Street Journal

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

The Wall Street Journal Historical collection contains full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue in 1889. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue. The Wall Street Journal is available from 1984 forward in ProQuest's National Newspapers database.

ProQuest International Index to Music Periodicals

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

Offering the widest span of scholarship available, IIMP Full Text indexes articles from 1874 to the most recent issues. IIMP Full Text includes current-file journal content but also contains backfile (index and full text) from the first published issue for a number of core music journals. IIMP Full Text's subject coverage is comprehensive - from music education, performance studies, composition, theory and ethnomusicology to hip-hop, rap and all forms of popular music.

ProQuest International Index to the Performing Arts

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

IIPA is a dynamic resource for the performing arts that provides indexing and abstracts and full text. Covering a broad spectrum of the arts and entertainment industry, you can locate articles on dance, film, drama, theatre, stagecraft, musical theatre, performance art, storytelling, opera, pantomime, puppetry, magic and more. An essential resource for institutions offering courses in the performing arts, IIPA indexes the widest span of scholarship and research, ranging from 1864 to recent issues.

ProQuest International Newsstand

Subjects: International Relations, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

World News Connection contains the fulltext summaries of non-U.S. newspaper articles, conference proceedings, radio and television broadcasts, periodicals and non-classified technical reports. (It is the successor to the Daily Reports from the FBIS and the JPRS Reports provided through the NTIS.) See also the FBIS Daily Reports Digital Collection, which covers 1974-1996.

ProQuest Latin American Newsstand

Subjects: Latin America, Journals and Journal Indexes

Latin American Newsstand offers the full text of articles in 37 major Latin American newspapers and major international newswires like BBC Monitoring and Noticias Financieras. Users will get the entire, cover-to-cover text of the newspapers rather than a selection of articles. Titles include "El Universal" (Mexico), "O Globo" (Brazil) and "La Nacion" (Argentina)

ProQuest Legislative Insight

Subjects: Legislation

ProQuest Legislative Insight makes available more than 18,000 histories covering laws from 1929 to the present. Nine thousand of these histories are new and 4,000 include new research. Includes only bills that have passed.

ProQuest Political Science

Subjects: Political Science And Government, Journals and Journal Indexes

ProQuest Political Science gives users access to over 150 leading political science and international relations journals. This database provides full-text of many core titles included in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. It contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases.

ProQuest Religion

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Philosophy and Religion

ProQuest Religion is a comprehensive collection of journals covering religious issues and perspectives, including religious news and information, commentary on topics of general interest from the perspective of a particular religion, and formal theological studies. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

ProQuest Research Library

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Book Reviews

ProQuest Research Library includes more than 3,700 titles -- over 2,500 in full text. It features a diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

ProQuest Science Journals

Subjects: Medicine, Science And Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes

ProQuest Science Journals database covers over 490 titles -- with more than 380 available in full text -- in science and technology. Subject coverage includes computers, engineering, physics, telecommunications, and transportation. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

ProQuest Telecommunications

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Communications Law

The PQ Telecommunications database includes over 120 journals, magazines and newsletters, with more than 100 publications available in full text. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

Proquest U.S. Newsstream

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

The core of the database is the Major Newspapers collection, which includes national and leading regional papers such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA TODAY, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, The Atlanta Journal- Constitution, Barron's, The Boston Globe, The Guardian, The Christian Science Monitor, and The Washington Post. Abstracting and indexing are available for more than 500 papers; of these, 350 papers are available in full text.


Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Social Sciences

PsycINFO is the primary index to the literature of psychology and its related fields. Since 1887, it covers journal articles, and since 1987, books and book chapters. International in scope, topics include psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law.

Public Documents Masterfile

Subjects: Foreign Law, History, Legal History, Treaties, Government Documents, International Organizations

Public Documents Masterfile is an electronic guide to federal, state, local and international public documents, spanning over 200 years of publication, in a single searchable database. Contains two types of records, full bibliographic records and brief records comprised of index terms or pointers to public documents cumulations or catalogs. The more than 5 million records now (2011) online comprise: * Post-1976 GPO Documents * GPO Monthly Catalog Indexes 1900-1976 with Page/Entry Numbers and Depository Status (forthcoming) * GPO Documents 1789-1976 with SuDocs Numbers * Pre-1900 United States Documents * International Documents (e.g., World Bank Records) * US Department of Energy * ERIC files * Non-U.S. Documents (Canada, with other countries forthcoming) * State and Provincial Documents * Non-GPO Public Documents Held by the Library of Congress. Paratext has added more than 12 million links from its core research products—19th Century Masterfile (NCM) and Public Documents Masterfile (PDM)—to full-text resources, many in the public domain. These links, which will be fulfilled through Google Book Search™ and Google News Archive Search™, include more than one-million links to documents in The New York Times Archive.


Subjects: Medicine, Science and Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes

PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources. MEDLINE is the NLM's premier bibliographic database covering the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences. MEDLINE contains bibliographic citations and author abstracts from more than 4,800 biomedical journals published in the United States and 70 other countries. The database contains citations dating back to the mid-1960's . Coverage is worldwide, but most records are from English-language sources or have English abstracts. OLDMEDLINE currently contains citations to articles from international biomedical journals from 1950 through 1965.


Subjects: Library Tools, Reference



Subjects: Government Documents, Administrative Law

Regulations.gov is the federal government's central website for posting notices of proposed agency regulations and for receiving public comments on those notices. You can also use this site * to read others' comments on proposed regulations; * to identify and view a variety of documents on a regulatory docket; * to get email alerts as documents are added to a regulatory docket; and * to get an RSS feed of documents from the daily Federal Register.

RIA Academic Advantage Library

Subjects: State and Local Government Law, Accounting, Taxation

The RIA Academic Advantage Library contains RIA and WG&L tax research products on the Checkpoint platform, which is a database that provides comprehensive and full-text coverage of federal, state and some international tax materials. It provides access to RIA tax publications, including the RIA Citator 2d, Federal Tax Coordinator 2d, U.S. Tax Reporter, RIA Tax Alerts, all 50 state and local tax reporters, and 5 WG&L journals. See also the RIA International Tax Library and RIA FASB Accounting Standards Codification.

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Subjects: Philosophy and Religion

REP Online has as its core the full contents of the classic 10-volume print set, but REP Online is a resource designed to grow along with the discipline itself. Each year the REP editorial team adds a diverse range of new material, including newly commissioned entries by leading scholars.

RSC Journals

Subjects: Medicine, Science And Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes

Full text articles from the following Royal Society of Chemistry titles: The Analyst, Analytical Communications, Annual Reports on the Progress of Chemistry A-C, Chemical Communications, Chemical Society Reviews, CrystEngComm, Dalton Transactions, Faraday Discussions, Faraday Transactions, Geochemical Transactions, Green Chemistry, Journal of Environmental Monitoring, Journal of Materials Chemistry, Natural Product Reports, New Journal of Chemistry, Perkin Transactions I & II, PhysChemComm, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics.

SCC Online Web Edition

SCC Online is a database for the law of India, including Supreme Court cases from 1969-, High Court decisions from throughout India, including the Bombay High Court, Calcutta High Court and many others. Indian statutory law and secondary materials are also searchable. SCC Online Web Edition is a database for the law of India, from the Eastern Book Company publishers. It provides full text scanned images of Indian law, including case law, legislation, rules and regulations, and some secondary material. Under “User Login” on the left side of the home page, type in your email address as the login id. If this is the first time you are accessing SCC Online Web Edition using the email id, then you will be prompted to create a new account for this login id, otherwise you will be logged into your account. No password is required. Once you have logged in, you will be taken to the Member’s Area from where you can continue with your research.


Subjects: Medicine, Science And Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes, Social Sciences

Elsevier journals (published under the imprints of Pergamon, Academic Press, Elsevier North-Holland, and others) are available on the ScienceDirect platform. ScienceDirect contains more than 8 million articles from more than 2,000 peer-reviewed journals published in 24 fields of science. ScienceDirect also includes PsychARTICLES: journals published by the American Psychological Association and allied organizations.

ScienceDirect Book Series

ScienceDirect book series contain a collection of reviews and essays on current research in a particular field or a comprehensive overview of a topic.

ScienceDirect Freedom Collection

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

This Collection provides access to virtually all of the journals published by Elsevier, with strong content in the health, life, physical, and social sciences. Over 1,100 more titles (865 in active publication) are now available beginning with 1995 content, in addition to other previously existing Elsevier ScienceDirect subscriptions.


Subjects: Medicine, Science and Technology, Journals and Journal Indexes

Scitopia.org is a free federated search portal that lets you explore the research cited in scholarly work and patents in a single click. Scitopia.org searches more than three million documents, including peer-reviewed journal content and conference proceedings from the world's leading science and technology societies. Scitopia partners: American Geophysical Union (AGU), American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), American Institute of Physics (AIP), American Physical Society (APS), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), The Electrochemical Society (ECS), IEEE Institute of Physics Publishing (IOP), Optical Society of America (OSA), SPIE Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM).

Shakespeare Collection

Subjects: Arts and Literature, Journals and Journal Indexes

Shakespeare Collection is the subject's most comprehensive and authoritative online resource, bringing together general reference data, full-text scholarly periodicals (including Shakespeare studies, Shakespeare bulletin, Studies in English literature, 1500-1900, Medieval and Renaissance drama in England, Early modern literary studies), reprinted criticism, primary source material and the full-text annotated works from The Arden Shakespeare complete works.

Singapore Law Reports

The Singapore Law Reports as provided through the JUSTIS database contains reports from courts beginning in 1965 through the current year. According to the vendor, the cases provided through the Singapore Academy of Law and included in this database are as follows: The series reports on a fortnightly basis all legally significant cases heard in the Singapore Court of Appeal and High Court, and by the Constitutional Tribunal, with cases selected for publication by the Council of Law Reporting… A 2009 reissue version of the cases is also included, as are the Singapore Academy of Law Journal and the Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review. Click Index and Contents to view a menu for browsing the JUSTIS content for Singapore.

Slavery and Anti-Slavery : a Transnational Archive

Subjects: e-Book Collection, History, Race and Ethnicity

"Slavery and Anti-Slavery includes documents from the United States and Europe, as well as other parts of the world. In addition to newspaper collections and books published in the antebellum era, Slavery and Anti-Slavery contains documents from several archives originally available only on microfilm." To be be published in 4 parts, over several years, starting in 2010 -- Pt 1: Debates over Slavery and Abolition, Pt 2: Slave Trade in the Atlantic World, Pt III: Institution of Slavery, Pt IV: Age of Emancipation.

Social Science Research Network

Subjects: Economics, Accounting, Jurisprudence

The SSRN eLibrary consists of two parts: an Abstract Database containing abstracts of scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection containing downloadable full text documents in Adobe Acrobat pdf format. SSRN is organized by field, including the 3 that Georgetown has site licenses to: Legal Scholarship Network, Financial Economics Research Network , Corporate Governanca Networkand Accounting Research Network. You can sign up to receive by email SSRN's abstract "journals" in these fields. Georgetown contributes papers to two series on SSRN: Georgetown Public Law & Legal Theory and Georgetown Business, Economics & Regulatory Law.

Sociological Abstracts

Subjects: Gender Studies, Journals and Journal Indexes, Education, Social Sciences

Sociological Abstracts abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,800+ serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers.

SOCRATES: the corporate social rating monitor

Subjects: Corporations

SOCRATES has in-depth profiles on the social and environmental records of over 650 US and international corporations, including every company on the Standard & Poor’s 500™ and KLD's Domini 400 Social Index. The profiles have narrative coverage and ranking capablities on issues related to community, diversity, employee relations, environment, non-US operations, products, alcohol, tobacco, gambling, nuclear power, and military contracting.

Sport Business Research Network

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Sports Law

SBRnet offers full text of current market research and industry news covering all facets of the sports industry: sports equipment sales, sports participation, sports broadcasting, sports sponsorship and sports marketing. Data comes from National Sporting Goods Association, U.S. Department of Commerce, various sports governing bodies, newsletters, and full-text articles from 14 magazines and newsletters published by Miller Freeman. SBRnet also has buyTRACK, by Harris Interactive, a tracking study of sporting goods purchasing habits on the Internet.


Subjects: Sports Law, Journals and Journal Indexes

Provided by the Sport Information Resource Centre, SPORTDiscus offers comprehensive, bibliographic coverage of sport, fitness and related disciplines. This database contains well over 1,660,000 records with journal and monograph coverage going back to 1800; over 22,000 dissertations and theses and reference to articles in 60 different languages.

Standard and Poor's netAdvantage

Subjects: Business, Corporations

netAdvantage contains financial reports on companies and financial instruments prepared by Standard and Poor's, the prominent equity analysis firm and credit rating agency. Content is primarily on U.S. companies and issuances. Also provides company financial information and economic analysis by S&P.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Subjects: Philosophy and Religion

The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy is a dynamic encyclopedia published by the Center for the Study of Language and Information ... at Stanford University. Over 1000 professional philosophers are donating their time and labor to collaboratively write, referee, and maintain this reference work, which contains up-to-date content, in-depth coverage, extensive bibliographies, and links to other current web resources. Free: Internet resource

State and Local Government on the Net

Subjects: Government Documents, State and Local Government Law

This State and Local Government Internet directory provides one-stop access to the web sites of thousands of state agencies and city and county governments. Only sites that are controlled and actively managed by state and local government agencies are included. Features a State Topical Guide providing easy access to to one-page listings of key government functions across all 50 states. Free: Internet resource

Statesman's Yearbook Online Archive 1864-2004

The Archive is the complete collection of every edition of The Statesman's Yearbook since it began publishing in 1864. Each yearbook contains links that take you to PDFs of the original book. View maps, tables and detailed descriptions of every country of that year.

Statutes of the Republic of Korea

Subjects: Foreign Law, Korea

Statutes of the Republic of Korea "is the only database of the Statutes in English rendered in Korea, providing access [to] about 800 Statutes including the Constitution and other major Acts and enforcement decrees from among the current Statutes of the Republic of Korea."

Tax and Accounting Center (BNA)

Subjects: Taxation

The Tax and Accounting Center offers practitioners a comprehensive array of analysis, news, primary sources and practice tools covering federal, international, and state tax issues and financial accounting.

Taxes in Europe

Subjects: Taxation, International Taxation

The Taxes in Europe database is the European Commission's online information tool covering the main taxes in force in the EU Member States. Access is free for all users. The system contains information on around 650 taxes, as provided to the European Commission by the national authorities. It contains, for each individual tax, information on its legal basis, assessment base, main exemptions, applicable rate(s), economic and statistical classification, as well as the revenue generated by it.


Subjects: Taxation, International Taxation

The Law Library has subscriptions to the electronic versions of three weekly publications: Tax Notes (Federal News & Analysis), State Tax Notes, and Tax Notes International. In addition, the library subscribes to Tax Practice, Federal Research Library, Tax Notes Today, State Tax Today and Worldwide Tax Daily. Georgetown faculty and students can sign up to receive daily emails of Tax Notes Today plus access an archive going back to 1987 on the web site.

Telecommunications Law Resource Center

Subjects: Communications Law

The Telecommunications Law Resource Center integrates news, analysis, case law and other primary sources on communications law, including broadcasting, cable, broadband, telephony, and wireless. Features the Pike & Fischer Communications Regulation collections. Includes access to BNA Insights, with articles by leaders in the telecommunications field.

The Annual Register: A Record of World Events (TRIAL SUBSCRIPTION ends 4/5/12)

Subjects: History

The Annual Register is a year-by-year record of British and world events, published annually since 1758. It is a valuable source of contemporary opinion, historical context and biographical information for the historian. The online version of The Annual Register includes every volume published and will be updated with the latest volume each year.


Subjects: Communications Law

TheDCoffice.com is a regulatory information service. It provides "original content with a sharp focus on regulatory proposals and decisions, those that shape Federal policy in telecommunications, broadcasting and the Internet, at the FCC, Congress and the courts."

ticTOCs Journal Tables of Contents Service

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

The ticTOCs Journal Tables of Contents service provides free access to the most recent tables of contents of over 11,000 scholarly journals from more than 400 publishers. Using ticTOCs, you can find journals of interest by title, subject or publisher; view the latest TOC; link through to the full text of more than 250,000 articles (where Georgetown subscriptions, or Open Access, allow), and save selected journals to MyTOCs so that you can view future TOCs. You can export selected TOC RSS feeds to popular feedreaders such as Google Reader and Bloglines. In addition, you can import article citations into RefWorks.

Times Digital Archive, 1785-1985

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

Searchable, electronic version of The Times, Britain's newspaper of record, essential for primary source research in British history, politics, and culture. Provides a complete full-text and full-image archive of The Times from 1785 to 1985. You can search the full-text of the entire newspaper, including articles, editorials, and advertising.


Subjects: Reference, Immigration Law, Statistics and Data, Political Science and Government

TRAC's core purpose is to make statistical information about the federal government's enforcement and regulatory effort more accessible to the public. It focuses on Immigration and on the ATF, IRS, DEA, FBI and DHS. TRACFED is a dynamic subscription site. The Law Library has a subscription, so you can request specific statistics, detailed listings, maps or charts and have the information returned to the browser.


Subjects: Trade Regulation, International Trade

TradeLawGuide is a search engine that searches across PDF files of official awards, decisions, and other WTO documents and “notes up” (“shepardizes” ) by tracking how subsequent WTO reports, awards and decisions have considered specific passages in WTO jurisprudence. This international trade regulation database features a citator that collects all jurisprudence under a treaty provision for the WTO system.

Transnational Dispute Management

Subjects: International Arbitration, Dispute Resolution

Transnational Dispute Management is a combination of newsletter, review-journal, internet service and primary materials database which goes across disciplines and across the various areas of dispute management. It emphasizes mediation/ADR, conflict avoidance and commercial conflict management by bilateral negotiation or by third-party facilitated negotiation.

Uganda Online Law Library

Subjects: Foreign Law, Uganda

Uganda Online Law Library is a legal database providing access to Chapters 1-364 in Volumes 1 to 13 of the Principal Laws of Uganda-2000 Rev. Ed. and Acts/ Statutes from 2001 to date; judicial decisions of the Ugandan Supreme Court, Court of Appeal and High Court Judgments and Rulings on Constitutional Interpretations, Elections, Civil Procedure and Practice, Land, Contract, Adoption and Children, Divorce and Domestic Relations, Criminal Law.

Ulrich's Periodicals Directory

Subjects: Reference, Directories

Ulrich's Periodicals Directory is a bibliographic database providing detailed information on serials published throughout the world. It covers all subjects, and includes publications that are published regularly or irregularly and are circulated free of charge or by paid subscription.

UNdata: a world of information

Subjects: Statistics and Data, International Organizations

UNdata provides official statistics produced by countries and compiled by the U.N. data system, as well as estimates and projections. The domains covered are agriculture, education, energy, industry, labour, national accounts, population and tourism. Also included are indicators such as millennium development goals.

United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit - Records and Briefs

Subjects: Legal History, Legal Briefs

Congress established the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in 1891, originally with three judges. The court now has thirteen judges and sits in New York City at the Thurgood Marshall U.S. Courthouse in lower Manhattan. The appellate court hears appeals from the district courts within the circuit. The United States District Courts for the Second Circuit exercise federal jurisdiction in six districts within the states of Connecticut, New York, and Vermont. These are the trial courts for the circuit. Each district has multiple seats of court: District of Connecticut (New Haven, Hartford, Bridgeport); Eastern District of New York (Brooklyn, Central Islip); Northern District of New York (Albany, Binghamton, Plattsburgh, Syracuse, Utica); Southern District of New York (Manhattan, White Plains); Western District of New York (Buffalo); District of Vermont (Burlington, Rutland, Brattleboro)

University of Minnesota Human Rights Library

Subjects: Treaties, Human Rights Law

The University of Minnesota Human Rights Library houses one of the largest collections of more than fourteen thousand core human rights documents, including several hundred human rights treaties and other primary international human rights instruments. The site also provides access to more than four thousands links and provides multiple web site searching capabilities. [Internet resource: free on the Web]

Uniworld Online

Subjects: Business, Directories, Reference

Uniworld Online provides contact information for headquarters, branches, subsidiaries, and affiliates of multinational firms. Georgetown Law Library's premium global subscription includes access to American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries and Foreign Firms Operating in the United States.

Value Line Investment Survey Online Expanded Edition

Subjects: Securities Law, Investments

The Value Line Investment Survey Online Expanded Edition covers approximately 1,700 stocks representing more than 95% of the daily trading volume on all U.S. exchanges in almost 100 industries. Published weekly, the Survey incorporates Value Line’s proprietary analysis and ranks — TimelinessTM, Technical, and SafetyTM — to forecast price performance and risk. Plus ranks and financial reports on about 1,800 additional small- and midcap equities. The Expanded Edition delivers total coverage of nearly 3,500 companies. [Off-campus test]

Vietnam Laws Online Database

Subjects: Vietnam, Foreign Law

Vietnam Laws Online Database is an online searchable database of English translations of over 3,000 Vietnamese laws covering a wide range of subject areas relevant to foreign investment and beyond.

Web of Science

Subjects: Medicine, Science And Technology, Social Sciences, Arts and Literature, Journals And Journal Indexes

Web of Science is a multidisciplinary bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts journals in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities. Distributed by the Institute for Scientific Information ( ISI), Web of Science at Georgetown University is a cumulation of three databases: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts and Humanities Citation Index. In addition to traditional author, title and keyword searches, the citation databases offer access to articles' cited references - the footnotes from authors' bibliographies. You may take a known, relevant paper and find other, more recent papers that cite it. Please use 'netID@georgetown.edu' to create a personal account.

Westlaw for Law Schools

Subjects: Legal Research and Bibliography

Westlaw contains legal and law-related documents, including federal and state cases, statutes, regulations, administrative rulings, legislative histories, legal newspapers and journals, and general news. Westlaw passwords are distributed at orientation, & afterwards at the Reference Desk.

Wiley Online Library Blackwell Collection

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

Blackwell journal content—including current issues, backfiles, and issues published online before print—has been migrated to the Wiley InterScience platform. Georgetown subscribes to a number of Wiley-Blackwell titles individually. SEE LINKS BELOW TO ACCESS THE TITLES THAT THE LIBRARY SUBSCRIBES TO.

Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000

Subjects: History, Gender Studies

The Scholar's Edition of Women and Social Movements in the United States includes 100 document projects and archives plus additional full-text documents, written by some 2,150 primary authors. It also includes book, film and website reviews, notes from the archives, and teaching tools. This edition also includes the Women's Commission reports collection, an archive of the publications and documents of local, state, and federal Commissions on the Status of Women from 1963 to the present, and the full text of the complete five volumes of Notable American Women: A Biographical Dictionary, available for the first time in electronic form.

Women and Social Movements, International 1840 to Present

Women and Social Movements, International is a collection of primary materials. Through the writings of women activists, their personal letters and diaries, and the proceedings of conferences at which pivotal decisions were made, this collection lets you see how women’s social movements shaped much of the events and attitudes that have defined modern life. This release includes about 4,600 sources spanning approximately 150,000 pages, as well as links to 124 online resources.

World Bank Data Catalog

Subjects: Business, Statistics and Data, Economics

The World Bank's Open Data initiative is intended to provide all users with access to World Bank data. The data catalog is a listing of available World Bank data sources. This listing will continue to be updated as additional data resources are added. These resources include databases, pre-formatted tables and reports. Each of the listings includes a description of the data source and a direct link to that source. Where possible, the databases are linked directly to a selection screen to allow users to select the countries, indicators, and years they would like to search. Those search results can be exported in different formats. Users can also choose to download the entire database directly from the catalog. Internet resource: free on the web.

World Christian Database

Subjects: Statistics And Data, Philosophy And Religion

The World Christian Database (WCD) includes detailed information on 9,000 Christian denominations and on religions in every country of the world. Extensive data are available on 232 countries and 13,000 ethnolinguistic peoples, as well as on 5,000 cities and 3,000 provinces. It complements the WRD by providing detailed demographic information on all aspects of global Christianity, including every Christian denomination.

World DataBank

Subjects: Economics, Statistics and Data, Business

World Development Indicators (WDI) is the primary World Bank database for development data from officially-recognized international sources. Global Development Finance (GDF) provides external debt and financial flows statistics for countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt under the World Bank's Debtor Reporting System (DRS). Additionally: Gender Statistics; Health Nutrition and Population Statistics; International Comparison Program; Quarterly External Debt Statistics; Africa Development Indicators; Education Statistics; IDA Results Measurement System. Internet resource: free on the web.

World Religion Database

Subjects: Statistics And Data, Philosophy And Religion

The World Religion Database (WRD) contains detailed statistics on religious affiliation for every country of the world. It provides source material, including censuses and surveys, as well as best estimates for every religion to offer a definitive picture of international religious demography. It offers best estimates at multiple dates for each of the world's religions for the period 1900 to 2050.

World Scientific Journals Online

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes

Includes international peer-reviewed journals covering the latest developments in scientific research. Scope of coverage includes rapidly advancing fields such as nanotechnology, biomedical science, computational science along with materials science, medical science, life sciences, banking and finance, and business management.

World Trade Online

Subjects: Trade Regulation, International Trade

World Trade Online provides immediate access to the latest in trade news. It includes each day's complete issue of Inside U.S. Trade, plus retrospective coverage going back to 1993. Also available: News from Around the World and exclusive special reports.

World Who's Who

Subjects: Directories, Reference, Biography

World Who's Who outlines the lives and achievements of more than 25,000 of the most distinguished men and women from almost every country in the world from heads of state, politicians, religious leaders and ambassadors, to the eminent and successful in business, finance, technology, film, music, fashion, sport, literature and the performing arts.


Subjects: Reference, Library Tools

WorldCat.org contains all the records that are in the WorldCat database on FirstSearch. These records represent materials held in libraries world-wide. This version of WorldCat permits searching with simple keywords, and it displays the results ranked according to relevancy. It also allows you to connect to ILLiad for borrowing, or to find the library nearest you that contains a copy of the book. See also the record for WorldCat on FirstSearch.


Subjects: International Organizations, International Trade, International Law

WorldTradeLaw.net provides detailed summaries and commentaries on WTO Panel and Appellate Body Reports. Each document provides a basic summary of the panel's or Appellate Body's legal findings and conclusions, a timeline, references to other reports and materials, and expert analysis on many of the key issues in the report. There is also access to the full text of the Panel and Appellate Reports. See Dispute Settlement Commentary Subscriber Log-in Area to access the commentaries.

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, International Relations, Political Science and Government

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts provides citations, abstracts, and indexing of the international serials literature in political science and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration / policy. The database is building on the merged backfiles of Political Science Abstracts, published by IFI / Plenum, 1975-2000, and ABC POL SCI, published by ABC-CLIO, 1984-2000. Since 2000, development of the serials list has focused on expanding international coverage. As of November 2005 approximately 1,500+ titles are being monitored for coverage; of these, 67% are published outside the United States.


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