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ABA/BNA Lawyers' Manual on Prof. Conduct
American Economic Review
American Law and Economics Review
Art Law and Cultural Property (IFAR)

Baron, the Law Library Catalog
Beck Online
Bepress Legal Repository
Bloomberg BNA

British Journal of Criminology
Business and Politics

CALI
CCH Intelliconnect
The Charleston Advisor
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Clearinghouse Review
Congressional (Proquest)
Corporate Accountibility Report
Criminal Law Reporter
Current Index to Legal Periodicals

Daily Business Review
The Economists Voice
eJournal Portal
Encyclopedia of Public International Law
Environmental Law Reporter
Ethics Behavior
European Journal of International Law
Everglades Litigation Collection

Fastcase

Florida Commission on Ethics-Hearing Opinions
Florida Law Weekly
Food and Environmental Law on i-law
Foreign Law Guide: Current Sources of Codes and Basic Legislation in Jurisdictions of the World (Reynolds and Flores)
Global Jurist

Hein Online

IBFD Tax Research Platform
Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
Index to Legal Periodicals
Industrial Law Journal
Int'l and Comparative Law Quarterly
Int'l Commentary on Evidence
Int'l Journal of Constitutional Law
Int'l Journal of Law and IT
Int'l Journal of Law, Policy and the Family
Int'l Journal of Refugee Law
The Internet Guide for the Legal Researcher
Issues in Legal Scholarship

Jotwell, The Journal of Things We
Like (Lots)

Journal of Agricultural and Food Industrial Organization
Journal of Conflict and Security Law
Journal of Environmental Law
Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy
Journal of Int'l Criminal Justice
Journal of Int'l Economic Law
Journal of Law, Economics and Org.
Journal of Philosophy, Science & Law
Journal of Refugee Studies
Journal of Science and Technology Law

KluwerArbitration

Law, Probability and Risk
Legal Scholarship Network (LSN)
LegalTrac
LexisNexis
LLMC Digital

The Making of Modern Law
Muslim World Journal of Human Rights

National Center on Poverty Law
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Working Paper Series

Oxford Bibliographies
Oxford Journal of Legal Studies
Oxford Reports on International Law

Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal
Refugee Survey Quarterly
Review of Law and Economics
RIA Checkpoint

Richter Library Catalog (Ibisweb)
Richter Library Subscription Databases

Securities Regulation and Law Report
Smart CILP

Tax Notes from Tax Analysts

TDM, Transnational Dispute Management
Theoretical Inquiries in Law
TradeLawGuide

U.S. Law Week
U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection
U.S. Supreme Court Records & Briefs

Westlaw
WorldTradeLaw.Net

Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal

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ABA/BNA Lawyers' Manual on Professional Conduct

Provides news and guidance on legal ethics, including practice guides, model rules, ethics opinions, reports and more. (See Bloomberg BNA for other BNA titles and related information.)

American Economic Review

A journal, published by the American Economic Association. There are four regular issues that publish articles on economic subjects, and one issue (May) that publishes the papers presented at the annual meeting of the Association. Full text of the journal is available from 1999 to date.

American Law and Economics Review

A refereed journal, published twice a year. It publish international work that is accessible to the full range of membership in the American Law and Economics Association, which includes practising lawyers, consulting economics and academic lawyers, and academic economists from around the world. The Review differs from other journals in the field, in that it features book reviews and review essays. It also differs from other scholarly economic journals in particular, in that the Editors endeavour to make the material more easily accessible to non-academics. Full text of the journal is available from volume 92 - present.

Art Law and Cultural Property (IFAR)

The Art and Cultural Property database consists of 2 sets of resources: International Cultural Property Ownership and Export Legislation (ICPOEL) and Case Law and Statutes (CLS). ICPOEL provides summaries and links to full-text legislation from many different countries around the world and includes some historical legislation as well. Links are to official and unofficial English translations of foreign laws as well the full-text statutes in the vernacular, in many cases. The Case Law and Statutes section includes summaries of cases mostly from the United States with links to federal and state statutes. Summaries of settlements are included. Researchers can browse a topic to see cases and other relevant materials including the image of the art work or antiquity that was the subject of the controversy.

Baron, the Law Library Catalog

Baron is the catalog of holdings for the University of Miami Law Library.

Beck Online

German-language database containing German laws, court decisions, law reviews and other commentary published by Beck.

Bepress Legal Repository (Berkeley Electronic Press)

The bepress Legal Repository is a network of law-related research materials. Law schools, research units, institutes, centers, think tanks, conferences, and other subject-appropriate groups post materials to specific publications (e.g., the USC Working Paper Series). Content may be downloaded freely by interested readers. Search the repository or browse working paper series by University or Association or by Subject. Users can register to receive e-mail alerts of new content. A subset of the Bepress Legal Repository is the Legal Scholarship Repository, which provides a free and persistent point of access for working papers, reports, lecture series, workshop presentations, and other scholarship from NELLCO (New England Law Library Consortium) member law schools.

BNA

Provides current law, news and analysis in numerous subject areas, including antitrust, ethics, family law, taxation and more. Law faculty, staff and students may subscribe to automatic e-mail alerts of current contents which are available for most BNA titles. Sign up for summaries from licensed BNA news services, or change e-mail preferences.

British Journal of Criminology

The British Journal of Criminology is of interest to those researching in the fields of criminal justice, criminology, law, penology, probation and social work. Full text of the journal is available from 1998 to date; abstracts are available from 1996 to date.

CALI (The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction)

CALI provides hundreds of interactive exercises written by law faculty and librarians. The exercises are designed to enhance traditional education or to be integrated into course materials. They cover a great variety of topics, including Administrative Law, Contracts, Evidence, Examination Skills, and many more. The web page requires users to register. The registration requires a Law School Authorization Code password. (Instructions to register for CALI)

CCH Intelliconnect

Tax and Estate Planning Libraries: This database includes a wealth of Federal, State and international tax information. It incorporates the full text of such tools as the Standard Federal Income Tax Reporter, the Federal Estate/Gift Tax Reporter, the IRS Code, Letter Rulings, State tax reports, legislation, recent, pending and final legislation in the States, tax treaties and much more. Each portion of the product may be searched by keyword or term, and browsed by subsection. You can also download the Quick Start Training Guide for a description of how to search this site. State Tax Smart Charts are some of the tax tools available that allow comparisons to be made on hundreds of tax topics in multiple jurisdictions. The Estate Planning Library also includes several treatises on estate planning.

Securities and Investments Library includes the Federal Securities Law Reporter, news and Law, Explanations and Analysis on recent major securities legislation.

The Charleston Advisor

A quarterly journal which evaluates Web products based on their content, cost, usability and other criteria.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle website includes the current edition of the weekly Chronicle of Higher Education, daily news updates and a searchable archive of the Chronicle dating back to 1995. Also includes Chronicle's Almanac (back to 1995), The Chronicle Review and The Chronicle of Philanthropy. An RSS feed is available through software available on the Chronicle's web site.

Clearinghouse Review: The Journal of Poverty Law and Policy

Part of the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, the Clearinghouse Review is a bimonthly journal billed as "the nation's intellectual marketplace for legal aid lawyers and others to share ideas and plant seeds for legal and policy innovation." REQUIRES REGISTRATION. Users need to be logged onto the Law School Network to register for an individual account. Older issues are available through Hein Online.

Congressional (ProQuest)

Contains federal legislative material, such as congressional bills, reports, and hearings. Most publications are searchable by keyword or by citation, in addition to other terms, such as witness or bill sponsor. Congressional also includes the U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection 1789-1969, Senate Executive Documents, the Congressional Record, Congressional Research Service (CRS) Reports, Committee Prints and GAO Reports from 2004 to present.

Corporate Accountability Report

Weekly reporting of news of legal developments concerning officers and directors, professional responsibility, executive compensation, financial reporting, corporate disclosure, benefit plans, and other issues of corporate governance. (See BNA for other BNA titles and related information.)

Criminal Law Reporter

Weekly publication offering news and analysis of current criminal cases, federal criminal legislation, and actions and proposals of the Department of Justice and federal agencies. (See BNA for other BNA titles and related information.)

Current Index to Legal Periodicals (CILP) (Marian Gould Gallagher Law Library)

Weekly index of articles from over 500 legal periodicals with links to the full-text available through Lexis or Westlaw. CILP is available 4-6 weeks before commercial legal periodical indexes such as the Index to Legal Periodicals, Legal Trac or the Current Law Index. You must be a registered, authorized Lexis or Westlaw user to access the full-text articles indexed in CILP.

Daily Business Review

News for South Florida lawyers and business professionals. Official Court Newspaper for Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties. Click here to subscribe to daily e-mails from the Daily Business Review, select the desired edition, then input UM's site license code, and follow instructions from there.

The Economist's Voice

This journal is a non-partisan forum for economists to present innovative policy ideas or engaging commentary on the issues of the day, edited by Joseph E. Stiglitz, Columbia University. Readers include professional economists, lawyers, policy analysts, policymakers, and students of economics. Receive notification of new articles by clicking on the "Join Our E-mail Notification List" icon and submitting your e-mail address.

Encyclopedia of Public International Law

(Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law) The Encyclopedia has over 1000 articles that provide in-depth commentary on public international and comparative law. Encyclopedia articles are fully searchable or browseable using the list of subject or index terms. Content can also be browsed by case name, treaty, geographic area, name of conflict and more. Oxford Law Citator symbol provides links to related case decisions (when available in Oxford Reports on International Law and other parts of the Encyclopedia.

Environmental Law Reporter (ELR)

The Environmental Law Reporter (ELR) - From the Environmental Law Institute, is a database of state, federal and international primary law sources searchable by a topical index or by author, document title, document number or date. Also includes Guidance and Policy documents, ELR's News & Analysis, State News & Analysis, International News & Analysis, ELR Health and Safety News & Analysis and ELR Update, an e-mail news service. Replaces the ELR loose-leaf which is no longer available in print.

Ethics and Behavior

An interdisciplinary journal with contributions from specialists in law, medicine, pediatrics, psychiatry, psychology, public health, sociology, and theology provides a wide spectrum of perspectives toward ethical and moral issues.

European Journal of International Law

Uses a combination of theoretical and practical approaches to keep readers up to date with developments in the area. It also provides systematic coverage of the relationship between international law and the law of the European Union and its Member States. Full text of the journal is available from 1998 to date.

Everglades Litigation Collection

The University of Miami School of Law Library possesses an important collection of Everglades litigation documents. The collection contains materials gathered from over fifty lawsuits concerning the ecological degradation of the Everglades.

Fastcase

An alternative to Westlaw and Lexis for case law research, Fastcase.com offers advanced searching on state and federal cases. Free to members of the Florida Bar, students may want to experience Fastcase which uses relevancy ranking to sort results and enables printing of cases with original pagination in .pdf format. Available through the law school network or by password to law school students, faculty and staff. Password is subject to change once a year.

Florida Commission on Ethics - Hearing Opinions

Opinions from the State of Florida Commission on Ethics from 1974 forward. This site also includes rules and orders of the Commission.

Florida Law Weekly

Search judicial decisions from Florida Law Weekly – Florida Supreme Court, District Court of Appeals and Attorney General decisions from 1995 – present; Get cross citations to official reporters. Florida Law Weekly Federal – U.S. Supreme Court, District Court, Bankruptcy Court and 11th Circuit decisions from March 2001. Florida Law Weekly Supplement – Florida Circuit and County Court decisions and selected reports from Florida public agencies from October 1992. Sign-up for e-mail alerts of new decisions.

Food and Environmental Law on i-law

Contains EU Food Law, and European Environment and Packaging Law.

Foreign Law Guide: Current Sources of Codes and Basic Legislation in Jurisdictions of the World (Reynolds and Flores)

Conprehensive guide to the sources of law and the legal systems of most countries. For each country, the Guide also has a subject listing which provides specific laws, and English translations, if any, for each topic.

Global Jurist

Global Jurist is a forum for "cyber-debate" on such issues as comparative law, law and economics, and legal anthropology. Global Jurist is actually three separate publications: Global Jurist Advances, Global Jurist Frontiers and Global Jurist Topics. (Click tabs near top of page for each publication.) Access is available anywhere on campus or, if not on campus, a password can be e-mailed to a miami.edu account. (See My Account. Be careful to enter the password exactly as issued.)

Hein Online

Hein Online has major library collections in domestic and international law, current and historical. In addition to the Law Journal Library (including issues of journals and law reviews), U.S. materials include congressional, executive, administrative and supreme court materials, legislative history, historical state statutes and legislation, early American cases and records of legal associations such as the AALS, ALI and the ABA. Hein also contains numerous international law resources including United Nations documents, treaties and agreements, world constitutions and publications of scholarly organizations such as the Parker School of Foreign and Comparative Law and the Hague Academy of International Law. Classic legal texts, historical English law and World Trials are among the numerous other libraries contained within HeinOnline.

IBFD (International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation)

IBFD Tax Research Platform - International tax treaties and country by country analysis and comparisons of tax laws for most jurisdictions of the world. Also includes case law on tax treaties, and EU direct taxation cases. Special topics include mergers and acquisitions, permanent establishments and transfer pricing. Includes the following journals: Bulletin for International Taxation, European Taxation, World Tax Journal and Derivatives and Financial Instruments.

Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals

The Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals indexes articles from more than 450 legal periodicals from 1985 to the present. The Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals covers international law (public and private), comparative law, and municipal law of countries other than the United States, British Isles, and British Commonwealth.

Index to Legal Periodicals

The Index to Legal Periodicals indexes articles from legal periodicals (beginning as early as 1981, depending on the periodical) and indexes law books (since 1993). The Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective covers periodicals from 1918 to 1981. Researchers can search one or both databases at the same time. Periodical coverage includes law reviews, bar journals, institutes, government publications and more. Once logged into the Index to Legal Periodicals, the researcher can get additional information on this resource by clicking on the Database button.

Industrial Law Journal

The Industrial Law Journal provides comment and in-depth analysis on a wide range of topics relating to employment law. Full text of the journal is available from 1998 to date.

International and Comparative Law Quarterly

The International and Comparative Law Quarterly covers comparative law as well as public and private international law. Full text of the journal is available from Vol. 50 (2001) to date.

Int'l Commentary on Evidence

The International Commentary on Evidence is a peer-reviewed journal covering scholarly communication about evidence law and theory. International refers to the authors, not the coverage. Full text of the journal is available from 2005 to date.

International Journal of Constitutional Law

A project of New York University School of Law, coverage includes international and comparative constitutional law. Full text of the journal is available from Vol. 1 (2003) to date.

International Journal of Law and Information Technology

Covers computer law and the use of technology in legal practice. Full text of the journal is available from 1998 to date.

International Journal of Law, Policy and Family

Contains articles that analyze family law, the sociological aspects of the family with regard to law and legal policy and related. It also includes reviews of books and relevant reports. Full text of the journal is available from 1998 to date.

International Journal of Refugee Law

The International Journal of Refugee Law is a key source material in the field of refugee protection, discussing critical issues, such as the causes of refugee and related movements, internal displacement, the situation of women and refugee children, human rights, restrictive policies, asylum, populations at risk and the conditions in different countries. The journal publishes original articles, documents, case abstracts, comments, book reviews and annotated bibliographies of reports and other publications. Full text of the journal is available from Vol. 10 (1998) to date.

The Internet Guide for the Legal Researcher, 3rd ed.

Online version of the book, The Internet Guide for the Legal Researcher, 3rd ed., this source provides detailed information on using the internet as a legal research tool, from e-mail to web sites. Password required.

Issues in Legal Scholarship

Issues in Legal Scholarship is a forum for discussion on topics in the field of legal scholarship. Full text of the journal is available from Vol. 1 (2001) to date.

Jotwell - The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)

Jotwell is an online journal that publishes short essays (usually about 1,000 words) in which leading scholars identify an important recent article or book relating to the law and explain why it deserves a wide readership. The Journal currently has sections devoted to administrative law, constitutional law, corporate law, cyberlaw, intellectual property law, jurisprudence, the legal profession, tax law, trusts and estates, and work law. Future sections will include civil procedure, contract law, international law, legal history, property law, and torts. Most law journals expect reviewers to point out flaws in the work being reviewed. Jotwell, however, recruits leading scholars and asks them to explain to their colleagues and to the bar why a recent work is good and why others should read it. Jotwell provides a way to find out what's new, important, and interesting in key areas of the law.

Journal of Agricultural & Food Industrial Organization

The Journal of Agricultural & Food Industrial Organization is an annual, referred journal, focusing on agricultural and food industries. It includes both theoretical and empirical research. Full text of the journal is available from 2005 to date.

Journal of Conflict and Security Law

The Journal of Conflict and Security Law is a bi-annual, referred journal, covering all aspects of the international law of armed conflict, from the pre-conflict stage through the outbreak of armed conflict. Full text of the journal is available from 2000 to date.

Journal of Environmental Law

The Journal of Environmental Law includes articles on a wide variety of topics, such as recent cases, current and emerging concepts and policies. There is also an annual European Case Law section providing full annotation of all cases on environmental law issues. Full text of the journal is available from 1998 to date.

Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy

The Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy, an online peer-reviewed journal of moral, political and legal philosophy from the University of Southern California. Unrestricted access.

Journal of International Criminal Justice

The Journal of International Criminal Justice addresses problems of justice from the angle of law, jurisprudence, criminology, penal philosophy, and the history of international judicial institutions. Full text of the journal is available from 2003 to date.

Journal of International Economic Law

The Journal of International Economic Law stimulates attention to a broad range of subjects that concern the relation of law to international economic activity. Full text of the journal is available from Vol. 1 (1998) to date.

Journal of Law, Economics and Organization

The Journal of Law, Economics and Organization is an interdisciplinary journal examining the interconnectedness of law, economics, and organization perspective. Full text of the journal is available from 1998 to date; abstracts are available from 1996 to date.

Journal of Philosophy, Science & Law

The Journal of Philosophy, Science & Law is an interdisciplinary journal examining the interconnectedness of applied philosophy, science and law, sponsored by the University of Miami Ethics Programs and Georgia Tech School of Public Policy.

Journal of Refugee Studies

The Journal of Refugee Studies includes articles on a wide variety of issues involving refugee populations. Full text of the journal is available from 2001 to date; abstracts are available from 1996 to date.

Journal of Science and Technology Law

The Journal of Science & Technology Law, a student-edited publication from Boston University School of Law, includes articles from experts in the areas of biotechnology, computers and technology, intellectual property, and business law. The Journal is an exclusively electronic journal.

KluwerArbitration

This database provides the most extensive collection of judicial opinions and arbitral awards from around the world in the field of international commercial arbitration. It also includes leading Kluwer treatises on international arbitration, articles and primary documents.

Law, Probability and Risk

Law, Probability and Risk includes articles on topics involving the intersection of law and probabilistic reasoning.

Legal Scholarship Network (LSN)

Each LSN journal issue contains abstracts of recent working or accepted papers and comes in the form of indiviudally delivered e-mail messages. Each journal is edited by a law professor with expertise in the field covered by the journal. Each abstract is accompanied by an e-mail address for the author, whom you can contact to obtain a full copy of any paper you are interested in, and often a web site address from which the paper can be downloaded free of charge. To sign-up for the e-mail service, click on "Subscribe to Networks and Journals," then "Legal Scholarship Network Site licenses," then "join an existing site." The main page also gives the researcher the ability to search and download papers.

LegalTrac (also known as Legal Resource Index)

LegalTrac indexes over 800 legal periodicals by subject or keyword. Coverage begins around 1980 for most journals. For earlier articles, check Hein Online. See also The Making of Modern Law.

LLMC Digital

The Law Library Microform Consortium is digitizing its microform content which includes collections of U.S. Federal and State legal materials and much more. The collection is a work-in-progress. Current collections include: Federal Legislative, Executive and Judicial Materials, U.S. State Court Reports, Military Law, The Common Law Abroad.

The Making of Modern Law

Historical collection of American and British legal treatises from the 19th to the early 20th Century (1800- 1926). Approximately 100 different subjects are covered. Theoretical as well as practical works are included together with casebooks, pamphlets, forms, letters and speeches. Full-text and keyword searching is available or you can browse by subject, author or title. See also LegalTrac.

Muslim World Journal of Human Rights

Edited by scholars in Islamic studies, Middle Eastern studies and human rights.

National Center on Poverty Law

Website of the national non-profit Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law. It includes over 500,000 documents (opinions, briefs, pleadings etc.) from over 53,000 cases. The site also has the "Poverty Law Manual for New Attorneys," the "Federal Practice Manual for Legal Aid Attorneys," "Clearinghouse Review" and many more resources to aid lawyers working in legal services. REQUIRES REGISTRATION. Users need to be logged onto the Law School Network to register for an individual account.

NBER Working Papers Series

Abstracts and full-text of the National Bureau of Economic Research's Working Paper Series available on the web. NBER also offers an e-mail Bulletin which announces the latest papers in the series. To subscribe, send e-mail to webmaster@nber.org with the word "subscribe" in the body of the e-mail or register online. At registration you will create your own password. You can then login to register for e-mail delivery of the e-bulletin containing the latest working papers.

Oxford Bibliographies

Similar to a research guide on International Law, this source contains articles introducing and explaining numerous issues and provides linked references to further reading. Articles are written and updated by scholars in the field.

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies

Published on behalf of the Faculty of Law in the University of Oxford. It includes articles on all areas of law with an emphasis on the relationship between law and other disciplines. Full text of the journal is available from 1999 to date.

Oxford Reports on International Law

This is a fully searchable database of selected cases in public international law from domestic courts and courts of general jurisdiction around the world. Courts of General Jurisdiction include ICJ, PICJ, PCA and ITLOS. Cases appear in their original language but key passages have been translated into English and all cases have searchable headnotes in English. Also includes commentary on the legal issues in the case and historical and legal context. The Oxford Law Citator links related content available on the service, updates the case and provides additional bibliographic references to outside sources. The components of the service available through this subscription are: Oxford Reports on International Law in Domestic Courts and Oxford Reports on International Law in Courts of General Jurisdiction (ICJ, PICJ, PCA and ITLOS), and International Human Rights Law.

Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal

Weekly journal covers news and legal developments in all aspects of intellectual property law. (See BNA for other BNA titles and related information.)

Refugee Survey Quarterly

Publishes current refugee and country information through a selection of articles, conference reports, documents, abstracts and bibliographies. Full text of the journal is available from 2001 to date.

Review of Law and Economics

Published in cooperation with the European Association of Law and Economics (EALE) and the Berkeley Electronic Press.

RIA Checkpoint

RIA Checkpoint is a comprehensive tax research system including RIA's Federal, State, Local, International, Estate Planning, Pension, Benefits and Payroll products. It includes RIA's Federal Tax Coordinator (annotations arranged by subject), and the USTR (United States Tax Reporter - annotations arranged by U.S. Code section). It also includes international tax treaties, tax legislative history, state-by-state tax code comparisons, and the RIA tax e-mail alert service. WG & L journals and journal previews include Journal of Taxation, Journal of Corporate Taxation, Journal of Taxation of Exempt Organizations and Journal of Multistate Taxation and Incentives. Tax and Commercial Laws of the World includes English translations of foreign Income and Corporate Tax Law, Commercial Codes and selected other laws affecting financial transactions. Access is limited to authorized UM Law School Faculty, Staff and Students. Access is available from computers in the Law Library or by logging into the law school network from off-campus without a separate User-ID and Password. A User-ID and Password is also available to access this product outside of the Law Library. (Password instructions)

Richter Library Catalog (IBISWEB)

Most of the holdings for the Richter, Rosenstiel (marine science), Pick (music), Mathematics, and Architecture libraries can be located through IBISWEB, the online library catalog.

Richter Library Subscription Databases

Richter Library provides students, faculty and staff with a wide variety of electronic databases and journals.

Securities Regulation and Law Report

Weekly news and analysis of SEC, CFTC and FASB actions, court cases and current and proposed legislation. (See BNA for other BNA titles and related information.)

SmartCILP

SmartCILP indexes over 500 legal periodicals from the Current Index to Legal Periodicals. A profile is set-up for each individual according to his/her subject and periodical interests. Each week an e-mail message is sent to the individual listing articles that match the profile. To set up a SmartCILP profile, go to the SmartCILP Web site. Click on Create or Change a SmartCILP Profile, and fill-in the boxes for your name, e-mail address and affiliation (University of Miami Law Library), and use the appropriate authorization code. Authorization Code.

Social Science Research Network (SSRN)

Composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences. Each network contains abstracts and full-text papers some of which are working papers. Free registration is required to download full-text papers. Faculty can subscribe to journals from the following 4 networks: the Legal Scholarship Network, the Financial Economics Network, the Management Research Network and the Economic Research Network.

Tax Notes from Tax Analysts

Includes daily Tax Notes Today, State Tax Today, Worldwide Tax Daily, Worldwide Tax Treaties and the Federal Research Tax Library. Law School faculty, students and staff can register for online delivery of any or all of the daily newsletters to their law school e-mail address by clicking on any of the publication titles and selecting e-mail Services from the left-hand frame. Includes a searchable archive back to 1993. A user name and password is also available.

TDM, Transnational Dispute Management

This online service aims to be a portal for news, insight and discussion of new developments in global transnational dispute management. Topics include international commercial arbitration, investment arbitration, mediation, negotiation and conflict avoidance. The service consists of the TDM Journal plus selected articles from other journals since 2004. There is also a growing collection of investment awards, laws, regulations and other sources of law. OGEMID (oil gas energy infrastructure and investment disputes) is an internet-based intelligence service and discussion group. The OGEMID archive is searchable on TDM.

Theoretical Inquiries in Law

Theoretical Inquiries in Law is published by the Cegla Institute for Comparative and Private International Law of the Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law. Although the print issues are published two times per year, the electronic version is updated continuously. "The Journal specializes in the application to legal problems of insights developed in other disciplines, such as moral and political theory, epistemology, cognitive psychology, etc." Access is available anywhere on campus or, if not on campus, a password can be e-mailed to a miami.edu account. (See My Account. Be careful to enter the password exactly as issued.)

TradeLawGuide

Specialty database for researching the law of the WTO. Links relevant WTO reports, awards and decisions and provides time-saving annotations to the principle trade agreement provisions. Also allows search by subject or full-text searching. Includes a citator to ascertain the status of relevant trade agreement provisions and caselaw. Read "How to Methodically Research WTO Law" that is included.

United States Law Week

United States Law Week reports weekly on the proceedings, opinions and activities of the United States Supreme Court and other federal courts. Contents inlcude Legal News Highlights and Case Alert Highlights. The Legal News section contains thorough reviews of developments in the law including pending legislation, rules decisions or reaction to new court decisions. The Summary & Analysis section, discusses certain cases in depth. Analysis & Perspective provides a more in-depth review of issues in the Legal News. The Circuit Split Roundup is a monthly feature describing differences between federal circuit courts of appeals on points of law. The Supreme Court Today component of the service is a searchable database of the status of certiorari petitions, full-text Supreme Court opinions, summaries of selected oral arguments, an upcoming oral argument schedule and an annual Review of Term section that analyzes some of the major topics considered that term. (See BNA for other BNA titles and related information.)

U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection 1789-1969, 1970-89

Consists of numbered Senate and House Documents and Senate and House Reports as well as executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress. The collection also includes American State Papers and all maps, illustrations, photos, and lithographs found within the U.S. Serial Set during the time period 1789-1969 and 1970-89. The collection is part of ProQuest Congressional database and can be searched under the "Historical Full-text" tab.

U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978

A fully searchable digital archive containing 150 years of U.S. Supreme Court records and briefs. All briefs are included. The record for a case may contain the following types of documents: motions, petitions, oral transcripts, transcripts of the trial record, applications for writ, appendices, letter briefs and jurisdictional statements. All cases are included whether or not heard by the Court.

WorldTradeLaw.Net

The subscriber's portion of the database includes detailed summaries and analyses of all WTO Panel and Appellate Body reports called Dispute Settlement Commentaries. Commentaries are full-text searchable. Click on the link to Subscriber Main Page. The WTO Case Law Index provides a menu option for searching decisions by a specific WTO legal provision, legal term or concept. Dispute Settlement Documents (e.g. Panel Requests, Dispute Settlement Board Minutes) are also available and full-text searchable. The subscriber database also includes a table of WTO Dispute Settlements and Statistics. The free portion of the database includes a full-text search engine for GATT/WTO/NAFTA decisions and primary source documents related to international trade law, a discussion forum and links to other sources of information on the Web. WorldTradeLaw.Net allows subscribers to sign-up to be notified by e-mail when new Dispute Settlement Commentaries are issued.

Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal

This journal is available in an electronic version from this website. Paper copies of the journal are also available in the Law Library in the International Collection K3236.2 .Y25

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