General Reference Resources

To search all of the free internet sites listed on these pages, use the search box below:

 

* = Requires Miami Law log-in

 Business & Corporate Information

 General Reference

  • Miami-Dade Public Library (gives access to the catalog for the public library; with a Miami-Dade library card, users can also search electronic databases)
  • Refdesk.com (browse or search general reference material from an atomic clock to the Old Farmer's Almanac, also provides a searchable dictionary)
  • Yahoo (as one of the first web search tools, Yahoo has categorized many of the general use material on the web. For true reference material, try the Reference section)
  • Directory of Open Access Journals (4500 open-access, scholarly journals)
  • Open Access Magazines (Google's archive of general interest magazines)
  • Project Gutenberg (Books, audio-books and other material in the public domain)

 Statistics

 Law Reviews

  • Directory of Open Access Journals - Listing of law journals that provide open access to their articles. Also provides a list of journals for other subjects from the main page
  • *Hein Online - Hein Online has four major library collections: the Law Journal Library (including older issues of journals), the Federal Register Library (1936-1990), the Treaties and Agreements Library, and the U.S. Supreme Court Library. All of these libraries are image-based and fully-searchable, meaning that they provide exact page images and enable the researcher to view all pages as they originally appeared.
  • Law Commons - bePress collection of institutional repositories
  • *Legal Scholarship Network Each LSN journal issue contains abstracts of recent working or accepted papers and comes in the form of indiviudally delivered e-mail messages. (To sign-up for the e-mail service, click on "Subscribe to Networks and Journals)
  • University Law Review Project

 Librarians' Resources

QUICKLINKS

Training
Library Hours
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ACCESSING DATABASES FROM OFF-CAMPUS OR USING WIRELESS
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HELPFUL PHONE NUMBERS

Library Reference: 305-284-3585
Library Circulation: 305-284-3563
Automated Operator: 305-284-2250
Copy Center: 305-284-3272
Computer Help Desk: 305-284-5297

 

QUOTE
"Perhaps the two most valuable and satisfactory products of American civilization are the librarian on the one hand and the cocktail in the other."
- Louis Stanley Jast, Librarian

QUICKLINKS

Training
Library Hours
Library Staff
Ask a Librarian

ACCESSING DATABASES FROM OFF-CAMPUS OR USING WIRELESS
Instructions: Video  |  Text

HELPFUL PHONE NUMBERS

Library Reference: 305-284-3585
Library Circulation: 305-284-3563
Automated Operator: 305-284-2250
Copy Center: 305-284-3272
Computer Help Desk: 305-284-5297

 

QUOTE
"Perhaps the two most valuable and satisfactory products of American civilization are the librarian on the one hand and the cocktail in the other."
- Louis Stanley Jast, Librarian