Databases for Law

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WestlawNext offers access to statutes, cases and regulations of all fifty states as well as all federal jurisdictions.

1790-present more info
Law Reviews (LexisNexis)

Law Reviews (LexisNexis) provides full text review articles from over 500 publications.

Cover a wide variety of legal topics.

1982- more info
LexisNexis Academic

News, business information, medical and health topics, and law-related resources

1990s-present more info
ProQuest Congressional

Comprehensive online collection of primary source congressional publications and legislative research materials covering all topics.

1789-present more info

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Law Databases
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Academic OneFile

Contains more than 11,000 academic jounals, the majority in full text and peer-reviewed, and podcasts and transcripts from major news sources.

1980-present more info
Academic Search Complete

Provides full text for over 8,500 magazines and journals, including more than 7,300 peer reviewed titles. Indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 12,500 journals.

1980-present more info
CQ Researcher

Each report is written by an experienced journalist and features comments from experts, lawmakers and citizens on all sides of every issue.

1923-present more info
Criminal Justice Database (Proquest)

Criminal Justice Database provides indexing and abstracts for over 450 U.S. and international journals and full text for nearly 150 journals.

1981-present more info
Education Law in North Carolina

For North Carolina school officials and administrators, legal information pertinent to the management of schools and school systems

Current more info
North Carolina General Assembly

Provides access to NC Statutes and Session Laws; Legislation/Bills; Committee Assignments; audio broadcasts of House and Senate sessions; Legislative Calendar; and Citizen Guide.

1985-present more info
Political Science Complete

This database contains full text articles from over 500 scholarly journals and and indexing and abstracts from 2,900 journal titles.

1989-present more info
ProQuest Social Science Journals

ProQuest Social Science Journals provides access to over 1,000 scholarly journal titles, with around 700 available in full text.

1980-present more info
WorldCat (FirstSearch)

Contains over 50 million records cataloged by OCLC member libraries throughout the world: Appalachian State University Library is a member (OCLC member code=NJB).

1000 BC-present more info

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