Legal Databases

Database Name Description
WestlawNext is a huge legal database which provides access to federal, state and international court cases/opinions, statutes, and regulations from federal and state government. In addition, the database includes the full text of thousands of law reviews as well as news and business publications.   How to Search This Database
Lexis-Nexis is an index to a wide variety of local, state, national, and international newspapers. Lexis-Nexis also contains business and industry newspapers, company information, SEC filings and reports, and accounting literature. The legal research section of Lexis-Nexis contains federal and state court decisions, federal and state codes, and articles from law reviews. How to Search This Database
Legal POWERSEARCHSearches the following databases simultaneously: Legal Collection
CCH State & Federal Employment Law CompareAllows the direct comparison of state and federal employment law, including law cases, federal and state regulations, and government rulings. It also provides links to summaries or full text of state laws and highlights recent changes. Results can be printed or exported to Microsoft Word or Excel.

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