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The listed law-related databases are also available through the Law Library's Web site. Lexis and Westlaw require user IDs and passwords. The other resources are available to on campus users and to any off campus users who have valid Loyola IDs and passwords.
Subscription Databases (Law)
HeinOnline contains full-text, scanned images of U.S. law reviews and journals back to their inception. In many cases coverage continues to the current year. Articles can be printed or downloaded as PDF files.
SmartBooks is a searchable online database of publications by the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (IICLE). IICLE publications are practice-oriented and focus on Illinois law. Downloadable handbooks, seminar course materials, and QuickGuides make up the bulk of the collection. Many IICLE publications contain downloadable forms.
LegalTrac indexes U.S. legal periodicals and provides citation and abstract information for articles from major law reviews, legal newspapers, and bar association journals. Full-text is generally not included, but is available for a small number of articles.
LexisNexis is a comprehensive legal research system consisting of legal and business-related databases, which are all full-text searchable. Primary and secondary materials, including case law, statutes, administrative materials, treatises and more are included.
Westlaw is a comprehensive legal research system consisting of legal and business-related databases, which are all full-text searchable. Primary and secondary materials, including case law, statutes, administrative materials, treatises and more are included.