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Research Resources: Alphabetical List

A listing of the research and reference databases subscribed to by the UGA Law Library, links to state and federal resources, and the topical guides created by the law librarians.


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A-Z List of Subscription Databases

AccessUN index to United Nations documents published from 1946 to date
AILALink immigration statutes, regulations, case law, agency guidance, and AILA publications, including Kurzban's Immigration Law Sourcebook
ALM Legal Intelligence business information and intelligence about the legal industry, top U.S. and international law firms, and their clients *
American Civil Liberties Union Papers, 1912-1990 primary source materials on topics such as race, identity, gender rights, worker’s rights, popular protest, the role of government, and more (part of Gale's Making of Modern Law series)
American Founding Era Collections from ROTUNDA searchable digital editions of the papers of many major figures from the Founding Era under the Constitution, including:
Archives Unbound topically-focused digital collections of historical documents
Art Law & Cultural Property legislation and case law summaries regarding the acquisition and ownership of artworks in the resources International Cultural Property Ownership and Export Legislation (ICPOEL) and Case Law and Statutes (CLS) *
Bloomberg  BNA

business, employment, environment, health care, tax, & telecommunications

Bloomberg Law opinions, regulations, statues, rules, and company information (Account Required)
CALI - The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction CALI hosts and facilitates the creation of CALI Lessons, a library of over 1,000 interactive legal tutorials written by law professors and geared towards law students (Account Required)
CCH IntelliConnect tax law, securities, banking, trade law, health, medical and human resources law. Account creation must be completed on Law School computer.
CQEL- Congressional Quarterly Electronic Library CQ Almanac, Public Affairs, Supreme Court & Congress Collections,  CQ Researcher Plus, CQ Global Researcher, CQ Weekly,  Encyclopedia of American Government and CQ Voting & Elections
The Chronicle of Higher Education academic news
Daily Report Online legal newspaper of Georgia; includes court decisions, noteworthy developments, and articles about the practice of law *
eBooks via ebrary full text ebooks on law and related material
EBSCO Legal Collection full text - scholarly peer-reviewed publications. Accessible via GALILEO.
ECCO - 18th Century Collections Online over 150,000 treatises published between 1701 and 1800
Factiva combines Dow Jones and Reuters content from over 8,000 publications. Accessible via GALILEO.
Fastcase federal and state primary law, newspaper archive, legal forms, and PACER access
FiscalNote search, track, and analyze federal and state legislation. To create an account, register here using your email address.
Foreign Law Guide current sources of codes and basic legislation in jurisdictions of the world
Gale Virtual Reference Library full text reference resources including the National Survey of State Laws.  Also includes encyclopedias, biographical collections, business plan handbooks, and specialized reference sources.
Global Arbitration Review

arbitration articles and journals 2006-present and daily online arbitration news briefs

legislation and technical standards search engine index in English covering 1,300,000+ laws and regulations from 47 countries with linking to the official full-text source *

Hein Online

full text law reviews, journals, books, primary & secondary legal materials, PDF format

Human Rights Documents  full text documents from worldwide NGOs
ICLR Online case law from the Superior and Appellate Courts in England and Wales *
Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals coverage of public and private international law, comparative and foreign law, and the law of all jurisdictions other than the United States, the U.K., Canada, and Australia*
Index to Legal Periodicals complete coverage of the most important English language legal information, with international coverage of scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, book reviews and more
Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective covers 1908 to 1981. A retrospective database that indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand
Investor-State Law Guide investment treaty arbitration jurisprudence
Justis full text UK & Irish Case Law, UK Statute Law, and EU information
JustCite a multi-source legal search engine and citator with UK, Irish and EU cases, legislation and articles; includes links to external sources for unreported decisions and transcripts where available *
KluwerArbitration international commercial arbitration documents; select International Securities and Business and then legal news from national and regional ALM publications, including The National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, Legal Times, The Daily Report, and The New York Law Journal *
Law360 comprehensive legal news service; includes lawsuit filings, litigation, settlements, verdicts and court news
Law Journal Press Treatises legal treatises
The Leadership Library

formerly the Yellow Book directories; use this resource for contact and background information on over 40,000 leading U.S. government, business, professional, and nonprofit organizations

Legal Scholarship Network research related to law, economics, and business in 61 different subject areas
Legaltrac legal periodicals index
LexisNexis legal encyclopedias; law reviews and journals; American Law Reports; federal and state cases, statutes and regulations; and European Union law. (Account Required)
LexisNexis Courtroom Cast courtroom videos; edited judicial opinions of the most commonly assigned cases for first and second year law students; available in text and audio. Create an account by clicking on “login & register”; select "University of Georgia Law School" from the drop-down menu and use your UGA email address. (Account Required)
LexisNexis Securities Mosaic primary materials relevant to securities disclosure, transactions, regulation, enforcement, and compliance including SEC EDGAR Filings, Comment Letters, No-Action Letters, 144As, and more. Login using Lexis Advance username and password. (Account Required)
LLMC government documents & legal literature
Manupatra Indian legal and business information *
The Making of Modern Law: Foreign, Comparative, and International Law, 1600-1926 digital archive of international and foreign law primary source materials, including monographs on the laws of foreign jurisdictions
The Making of Modern Law: Foreign Primary Sources, 1600-1970 historical legal codes, statutes, regulations, and commentaries on codes from the Europe, Latin America, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, and Asia.
The Making of Modern Law : Legal Treatises 1800-1926 over 22,000 legal treatises on US and British law published from 1800 through 1926
The Making of Modern Law : Primary Sources 1620-1970 early U.S. state codes, municipal codes, and constitutional conventions and compilations
The Making of Modern Law Trials,  1600-1926 full-text collection of Anglo-American trials including trial transcripts and popular printed accounts
The Making of the Modern World:  The Goldsmiths' Kress Library of Economic Literature 1450-1850    Over 61,000 books from the period 1460-1850 and 466 pre-1906 serials
MuniPRO multiple municipal code search requires a password; consult the Reference Desk. Search of single municipal codes is free in Municode.
MyiLibrary over 90 self-help titles from Nolo press on legal issues including bankruptcy, divorce, elder law, intellectual property and immigration
NatLaw World Database inter-American free trade documents (formerly InterAm)
The National Law Journal national legal news coverage of litigation, legislation, verdicts, professional trends, and opinion pieces
The New York Times subscription access to the New York Times. Includes unlimited access to articles on the NYTimes website and smartphone apps (does not include the tablet app). You must first create an account and password while on the Law School network from this link
Oxford Legal Research Library

integrated access across collections of key Oxford law research titles by subject area, including:

Oxford Public International Law

integrated access across Oxford international law services, including:

Oxford Reference

encyclopedias and reference works from Oxford, including:

PLI Plus treatises, course handbooks, and forms by practice area from Practicing Law Institute, a non-profit continuing legal education organization
Pronunciator lessons, pronunciation analysis, and flashcards for learning more than 80 different languages. To access Pronunciator's language learning resources, including the ability to track coursework and use it on mobile devices, you must first create an account and password from this link
ProQuest Congressional congressional publications including bills & laws, hearings, House & Senate documents and reports, legislative histories, CRS reports, and more.
ProQuest Legislative Insight full-text publication types associated with a legislative history; includes the Public Law text, all versions of enacted and related bills, Congressional Record excerpts, and committee hearings, reports, and documents
ProQuest Regulatory Insight U.S. federal administrative law histories for the period 1936-2015 organized by federal statute and Executive Order. Still under development - not yet complete!
ProQuest Statistical Insight Tables selected from hundreds of US government and business reports, from 1999 to the present. US Federal statistical publications. Coverage from 1973. International statistical publications from the UN, EU, OECD, etc. Coverage from 1983. US State government, business, and research institute statistical publications. Coverage from 1980. Requires JavaScript be enabled
ProQuest Supreme Court Insight find briefs, dockets, joint appendixes, oral arguments, opinions and other documents for U.S. Supreme Court cases from 1975-present. Still under development - not yet complete!
Ravel Law Ravel Law is a legal search platform including data-driven, interactive visualizations and analytics. Also features Judge Analytics to help one understand how a judge will approach an issue. Must create an individual account using your UGA email address.
RIA Checkpoint tax, financial management and estate planning; includes RIA Worldwide Tax Law
RIA Worldwide Tax Law to access, select International under the Search Practice Area: dropdown menu
Transnational Dispute Management network for international arbitration, mediation and ADR, international investment law, Transnational Dispute Management (TDM) and OGEMID
U.S. Congressional Serial Set reports, documents, and journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives
U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 nearly 11 million pages of records and briefs
UN Treaty Collection free access to UN Treaties and related information
University Press Scholarship Online scholarly content from leading university presses, including Oxford, Stanford, Yale, and the University of Chicago
VLex Global legislation, cases, legal journals and e-books, news and forms from various countries and jurisdictions
West Academic Study Aids access to many popular study aid series including: Academic Success, Acing series, Black Letter Outlines, Career Guides, Nutshells, Law Stories series, Concise Hornbook/Hornbook series, Law School Legends Audio series and Sum and Substance Audio series
Westlaw law cases, statutes, regulations, secondary sources. News and periodicals. (Account Required)
Westlaw China bilingual database containing Chinese legislation and case law, commentary, model contracts, legal glossary
WorldCat access to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide
  * no off-campus access available to Georgia Law community


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