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Research Databases

Research Databases include the major commercial services, such as Lexis and Westlaw, supplemented by numerous Internet-based resources.

Database
Access Restrictions

AccessUN
United Nations Documents

Yale network (including PPP)

Britannica Online
Encyclopaedia Britannica

Yale network (including PPP)

Checkpoint
Federal and State Taxes

Ask Reference Librarian for User ID and password

CILP
Current Index to Legal Periodicals

YLS workstations

CIS Masterfile I
Federal Legislative History, 1789–1969

From Start Menu of Law Library Reading Room workstations

Congressional Quarterly
Legislative news and analysis

Yale network (including PPP)

Congressional Universe
Federal Legislative History Index 1970–present; and Congressional information

Yale network (including PPP)

Electronic Commerce & Law Report
BNA weekly newsletter

YLS workstations

Eureka
Database of catalogs of major academic and research libraries

Yale network (including PPP)

IndexMaster
Locates book titles that contain a keywords in either the title, index or table of contents of the individual treatises in its database

YLS workstations

Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP)
Index of foreign law review articles

YLS workstations

Index to Legal Periodicals (ILP)
Index of law review articles

Yale network (including PPP)

International Business & Environmental Regulation
From the Center of International Legal Studies

Ask Reference Librarian for User ID and password

International Civil Procedure
From the Center of International Legal Studies

Ask Reference Librarian for User ID and password

JSTOR
Searchable database of journal articles in areas including economics, finance, history, philosophy, political science, and sociology

Yale network (including PPP)

LegalTrac
Index of law review articles

YLS workstations

Lexis-Nexis
Online legal database

Password required

LOIS
Federal Court and State Court, Legislative and Administrative Materials

Click on members link, ask Reference Librarian for User ID and password

NELLCO Databases
Subscription databases available through the New England Law Library Consortium

YLS workstations

Oceana Online - U.S. Treaties Researcher
full text search of U.S. treaties and international agreements in force since 1783

YLS workstations

Oxford English Dictionary

Yale network (including PPP)

Periodicals Contents Index
Index of periodicals in the humanities and social sciences (including law) from their first issues to 1990/1991

Yale network (including PPP)

Poole's Plus
Poole's Index to Periodical Literature (1802-1906)

Yale network (including PPP)

SmartCILP
Current Index to Legal Periodicals email notification service

YLS faculty only (contact Reference for authorization code)

STAT-USA
Current Economic and Historical Statistics and the National Trade Data Bank

Yale network (including PPP)

State Capital Universe
State government information including bills, laws, constitutions, proposed and enacted regulations, etc.

YLS workstations

Statistical Universe
United States statistical information

Yale network (including PPP)

Statutes at Large
Statutes at Large via Congressional Universe

YLS workstations

Supreme Court Today
BNA U. S. Supreme Court update

YLS workstations

United Nations Treaties
United Nations Treaty Series, Recently Deposited Multilateral Treaties

ask Reference Librarian for User ID and password

Westlaw
Online legal database

Password required

Yale University Databases
Alphabetical list of databases available through Yale University

Varies

Yellow Book Directories
Leadership Directories, including Congressional, Judicial, Federal, Municipal, Foreign Representatives, etc.

Yale Law School workstations

 
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