Databases: Law

  • by ProQuest

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: ProQuest Congressional provides a link to a wide range of legislative and public policy resources, including:

    • Congressional Documents (1789-Present)
    • Congressional Hearings (1824-Present)
    • Congressional Record (1873-1997)
    • Congressional Research Reports (1916-2003)
    • Serial Set (1789-Present)
    • Serial Set Maps (1789-1969)
    To access a specific database simply select the check box next to the resource you want to search.


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  • by Congressional Quarterly

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: The CQ Weekly Report is known as the pre-eminent resource for Congress-watchers who need nonpartisan information on Capitol Hill. The Weekly Report on the web includes access to the full text of all articles published since 1983. A user may browse through articles in the current issue or search for past articles using words, dates, subjects or other criteria. The web service will also provide users with access to some Weekly Report articles prior to when they are available in print.


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  • by Alexander Street

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Criminal Justice and Public Safety in Video is part of the Academic Video Online library that provides tens of thousands of streaming video that can be used by faculty, students, and staff.


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  • by ProQuest

    Type: Reference

    Description: CultureGrams consists of three editions of country reports updated annually: World Edition is especially useful for those in international business or planning trips abroad. It is a concise reference tool created by natives and long-time residents to give you an insider's perspective. Each report seeks a balance between generality and breadth, on one hand, and detail and depth on the other. Local customs, are included, along with national flags, national anthems, basic economic and social data, politics and history, etc. World Kids Edition contains some of the same information as the World Edition, but the format and content is oriented toward the K-8 grade levels. This will be especially useful for those in the Teacher Education Department in creating social studies lesson plans. The National Curriculum Standards for history, social studies, and English language arts are included. States Edition is also designed for grades K-8, with information on politics, history, geography, economics, etc., of the fifty states and Washington, D.C.


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  • Hein (Law and Legal)

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    by Hein

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Provided by the Stetson University College of Law. Hein Online is a rich legal database that includes law journals, government documents, legal classics, court and trial documents, and much more.


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  • Legislative Insight

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    by ProQuest

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Documents produced as a bill moves through the legislative process to become a law. Full-text publication types associated with a legislative history include the Public Law text, all versions of enacted and related bills, Congressional Record excerpts, and committee hearings, reports, and documents. All of these publication types can be used in court to determine the intent of Congress in enacting legislation in cases where the statutory language is ambiguous. Other full-text publication types are included in our legislative histories to provide users with background material are committee prints, CRS reports, and miscellaneous congressional publications. Presidential signing statements are also included. .


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  • LSAT Practice Tests

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    by Gale

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: The LSAT Practice Tests are part of the Testing & Education Reference Center - a one-stop online reference providing access to information on approximately 4,000 accredited schools, as well as specialty education courses, and career programs. You can narrow your choices by school name, location, tuition, major, average G.P.A. of incoming freshmen, religious affiliation, and other criteria. It also includes information on financial aid, scholarships, individualized practice tests such as the LSAT, GMAT, GRE, MCAT, etc., and study preparation eBooks for many exams. The practice exams let you work through tests at your own pace and learn immediately what areas will require further study. Besides the standard college/graduate school entrance exams, there are also full length practice tests and study preparation eBooks, in a PDF format, for civil service/licensing exams, military entrance exams, the G.E.D and more.


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  • by Gale

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Access made possible through a cooperative agreement with the Stetson College of Law. Making of Modern Law comprises over 21,000 fully searchable works from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries on British Commonwealth and American law, with 14,900 titles from the nineteenth century and 7,100 titles from the years 1900 to 1926. It covers nearly every aspect of law, encompassing a range of analytical, theoretical, and practical literature, some very rare. The monographs and materials in Legal Treatises include casebooks, local practice manuals, books on legal form, works for lay readers, pamphlets, letters, and speeches.


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  • by Gale

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Access made possible through a cooperative agreement with the Stetson College of Law. Covering a vast range of legal history from the beginnings of the modern period to the early twentieth century, this unprecedented archive is by far the world's most comprehensive full-text collection of Anglo-American trials.


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  • by Gale

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Access made possible through a cooperative agreement with the Stetson College of Law. Consisting of a century and a half of Supreme Court history, this archive is a comprehensive full-text collection. U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 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.


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  • Pro & Con

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    by Congressional Digest

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Congressional Digest, The Pro & Con Monthly is designed to educate professionals and the public by providing an impartial view of controversial issues in Congress. Included in Pro & Con are: Congressional Digest which includes transcripts of government hearings and Pro & Con views of issues before Congress Supreme Court Debates with Pro & Con positions on important cases before the Supreme Court International Debates with Pro & Con positions on important cases before international tribunals Pro & Con Online, an online database of issues and teaching resources.


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  • by Westlaw

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Campus Research is an easy-to-use online research service that provides college and university students with access to a comprehensive collection of news and business information and law-related resources. With Campus Research, you can search an extensive collection of information resources as easily as you use the Internet thanks to specially designed time-saving tools that use natural, basic language searching and an easy, straightforward interface. With the Advanced Search feature, you can use simple search connectors such as AND and OR to further refine your searches and reduce the amount of time it takes to find exactly what you need. Campus Research's easy-to-use interface is divided into two content tabs, News & Business and Law.


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