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Databases

These databases may be accessed off-campus. You will need the number printed above the barcode on the back of your Widener ID. 

Full Text Finder

Search the A to Z list to find titles of online journals, newspapers, books, and databases available through the Widener libraries.



Bloomberg Law

If you have not received an activation code for Bloomberg, Widener Law students and faculty can request a law school account.

Bloomberg BNA databases 

Online versions of BNA publications include current awareness services and in-depth research covering a broad range of legal subjects.

CALI Lessons

See reference librarian for authorization code.

CCH IntelliConnect

Online versions of CCH/Wolters Kluwer legal materials. Includes banking, business, health, human resources, tax, and securities law materials. Available to Widener students and faculty only. For off-campus access, please contact the law library. 

Checkpoint

Online tax research. The first time you use Checkpoint, you must go to ria.thomson.com/cploginids from any computer on the Widener network and register for a password. Once you have a password, you can use Checkpoint from anywhere by using this URL: riacheckpoint.com.

Current Index to Legal Periodicals (CILP)

Weekly index of recently published law review articles. 

EbscoHost

Scholarly, business, health, and other journals. Also includes newspapers and general magazines.

Environmental Law Reporter

Federal and state environmental material, including cases, statutes, and regulations. See reference librarian for password. 

Fastcase

Case law, statutes, court rules, and treatises. 

FirstSearch

Includes ArticleFirst and ECO: indexes to general, non-legal periodicals. Indexes only, no full-text.

Foreign Law Guide

Provides information on more than 170 jurisdictions.

HeinOnline

Full-text legal journals in pdf format. Usually covers each journal back to the first volume.

Also includes European Center for Minority Issues, Federal Register Library, Code of Federal Regulations, Legal Classics, Philip C. Jessup Library, Session Laws, Treaties and Agreements Library, US Attorney General Opinions, US Federal Legislative History Library, US Presidential Library, US Statutes at Large, and US Supreme Court Library.

Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals

An index to legal literature worldwide covering all forms of foreign law. Index only, no full-text. 

Index to Legal Periodicals and Books

Index to law reviews, journals, and books. Some full-text available.

Index to Legal Periodicals and Books Retrospective 1908-1981

JSTOR

JSTOR is an online collection of journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.

Law Journal Press

Authoritative information on the latest issues from a variety of legal topics, with  analysis and practitioner-oriented guidance.

Law Library Microform Consortium

Older federal executive, judicial, and legislative documents available online.

LegalTrac

Index to legal journals and newspapers, includes selected full-text articles.

LegalTrac replaces Legal Resource Index.

LexisNexis

Requires a username and password, which is supplied to Widener Law students and faculty.

LexisNexis Academic

Access to LexisNexis for undergraduate and other non-law students. 

National Consumer Law Center (NCLC)

Containing over 20 NCLC consumer law treatises often referred to as the “bibles of consumer law,” both by consumer attorneys and those representing creditors and merchants.  See reference librarian for password.

Pennsylvania State Supreme Court Records and Briefs Index

ProQuest Congressional

Publications and information from the US Congress. Includes bills, laws, reports, Congressional Record, legislative histories and news.

United Nations Treaty Collection

Includes the United Nations Treaty Series, which includes over 158,000 records of bilateral and multilateral treaties. Also includes the League of Nations Treaty Series.

Westlaw

Requires a username and password, which is supplied to Widener Law students and faculty.

WorldCat

Search for books, journals, videos, and other items available in libraries worldwide.