Articles and Databases

Law/Justice Studies

Catalog of U.S. Govt. Publications Index to publications available through the Federal Depository Library Program, of which Spague Library is a participant.
CCH Online Index Database of the electronic versions of the CCH Federal and State Tax reporters. (Need to create User ID in order to login)
Criminal Justice Periodicals Comprehensive collection of U.S. and international criminal justice journals including information for professionals in law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security.
govinfo Provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
Index to Legal Periodicals Full Text Indexing of over 1,025 legal journals, law reviews, yearbooks, institutes, statutes, bar association publications, university publications, and government publications. Full text of over 325 select periodicals, as far back as 1994, many of them peer-reviewed.
Legal Information Reference Center Provides full text access to many of the top consumer legal reference books. Legal Information Reference Center also contains hundreds of full-text publications and thousands of legal forms.
Legal Virtual Reference Collection (Gale) Reference titles (published by Gale and other publishers) related to Law. Includes Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law, Major Acts of Congress, and West's Encyclopedia of American Law.
Lexis-Nexis Academic Full text database of news, business, and legal sources with some medical information as well.
NCJRS Abstracts Database (Legal) The National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database is an index to more than 215,000 criminal justice publications.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Childhood Studies Oxford Bibliographies in Childhood Studies combines the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia. Select subject areas covered include Adolescence & Youth, adoption and fostering, children's rights, class, disability, education, child labor, and social policy.
Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection Offers over 175 fully-indexed, cross-searchable dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press, including detailed information across a broad subject range from titles in the world-renowned Oxford Companions Series.
Social Sciences Citation Index (Web of Science) Citation index which provides access to current and retrospective information from over 1,950 of the world's leading social sciences journals across 50 disciplines, as well as 3,500 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals
Westlaw Next (new version of Campus Research) Comprehensive full-text collection of news, business, and law-related information. (If you experience problems accessing Westlaw Next from off-campus, please contact the Library)