law reviews


Ingenta offers one of the most comprehensive collections of academic and professional research articles online - some 4.5 million articles from 13,500 publications. Access to Ingenta is through the U of M Libraries electronic resource portal.

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Current Index to Legal Periodicals

This database is a current awareness tool. It provides early access citations to articles published in law journals. It provides topical access to over 570 legal publications. The items published are organized within 100 relevant subject headings. It also includes complete tables of contents of all journals indexed. CILP is available 4-6 weeks before commercial legal periodical indexes.

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LegalTrac is a general index to legal and law related journals, magazines, and newspapers. Its coverage begins in 1980. It includes citations from over a thousand publications. It is available as a separate database, and it is also available through Lexis and Westlaw, where it is known as Legal Resource Index (LRI). The version on Lexis and Westlaw provides links to the full-text of articles that are available on those systems. LegalTrac uses the same subject categories as the library’s online catalog.