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Databases

Passwords for databases that require them are available through the Law Library TWEN site.  The Law Library TWEN site is available to Pace Law School students, staff, and faculty only.  Add the Pace Law Library on TWEN course to your list of courses to gain access. Call us at 914-422-4208 or submit your questions at http://libraryanswers.law.pace.edu/

Additional databases are available through other Pace University libraries.

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ABA /Bloomberg BNA Lawyers' Manual on Professional Conduct - Reports and opinions beginning with August 2000 | Available on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

ABI-Inform - Abstracts and citations for 1,000+ business journals from 1971 to the present, with full text of 500 journals beginning with 1991 | Available on campus | Access available remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

Academic Search Premier - Provides full text for more than 3,430 scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

Access Initiative - Environmental information portal from the World Resources Institute | Free, but requires one time registration.

Agricola - NAL is one of the four national libraries of the United States | It houses one of the world's largest (more than 3.5 million items) and most accessible agricultural information collections | The NAL Catalog (AGRICOLA) provides citations to agricultural literature | Free. 

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Bloomberg BNA Environment & Safety Library - Offers access to information needed to understand and comply with federal and state environment and safety laws and regulations |  Also includes full text of environment and safety laws and regulations in Canada and Mexico | Full text of European Union directives and regulations | Complete text of thousands of legal decisions made by federal, state, and administrative courts | Thousands of interactive forms, guidance documents, agency memoranda, and international treaties and agreements | Available to Pace Law School community only on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

Bloomberg BNA Databases - Includes all BNA databases in a wide variety of practice areas, including bankruptcy, health, environmental, corporate, labor, intellectual property, energy, securities and tax | Click here for on campus access. | Available to Pace Law School community only on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

Bloomberg Law (BLaw) - Includes case law, statutes, rules & regulations, Bcite, BNA content, Dockets, secondary sources, and news | Access with personal password | To get personal password, click here.

Business Source Premier - Provides full text for over 2,710 scholarly business journals covering management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and more | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

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CALI lessons - Computer-based exercises keyed to the law school curriculum | Click here for authorization code. (Link goes to Law Library on TWEN.  If you can't access it, add the course to your list of TWEN courses.)

Catalog of U.S. Government Publications - Bibliographic access to U.S. Government information products and links to online resources |  1976- | Free.

CCH IntelliConnect - Tax materials including reporters, the Internal Revenue Code and state tax analysis; global climate change library; Kluwer Arbitration; health care library  | Access limited to non-commercial use by Pace Law School students and faculty | IntelliConnect is the CCH platform | It is available only on campus, and the first time you use it you will need to create your own user name and password by using Pace email address | A user guide is available.

Chronicle of Higher Education - Premier source of information for faculty & administrators | Click here for password. (Link goes to Law Library on TWEN. If you can't access it, add the course to your list of TWEN courses.)

CIAO - Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) is a database of scholarship in international affairs | Coverage begins with 1991, and  includes working papers, conference proceedings, occasional papers, and policy briefs | Available to Pace Law School community only on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

CISG (United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods) - Pace database on the CISG and International Commercial Law | The CISG is the uniform international sales law of countries that account for two-thirds of all world trade | Free.

Criminal Justice Abstracts - Journals, books, dissertations, reports, and unpublished papers on criminology and related disciplines | 1968- | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

Current Index to Legal Periodicals (CILP) - Weekly index of articles from current law reviews, with links to full text | Viewing full text may require using your Lexis or Westlaw password | Available on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

CVN Law School - Formerly known as AudioCaseFiles | Offers downloadable MP3 files of court opinions as well as streaming trial video | Search by course or casebook to find audio materials from 1L classes and upper level subjects | Search for summaries of cases | You must use your law school email address to register at https://lawschool.courtroomview.com/signup.

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DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals - Offer links to sites with free full text of various journals, including some law reviews | Free.

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ECode360 - Allows searching across multiple municipal codes at once. Click here for password. (Link goes to Law Library on TWEN.  If you can't access it, add the course to your list of TWEN courses.)

ECOLEX - Information service on environmental law, operated jointly by FAO, IUCN and UNEP | Basic, advanced, and full-text search is available | Treaties - Extensive information on multilateral and bilateral legal instruments | Court Decisions - Information on major international and national judicial decisions | Legislation from around the world, whether at national or provincial level | Literature - Information on monographs, articles in periodicals and 'grey literature'  | Latest news | Free.

Environment Complete -  Environment Complete contains more than 2.4 million records from more than 2,200 domestic and international titles going back to 1888 (including over 1,350 active core titles) as well as more than 190 monographs | The database also contains full text for more than 920 journals | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

Environmental Law Reporter - Court opinions, news, analyses, policies & decisions, pleadings, environmental statutes & treaties | Click here for password. (Link goes to Law Library on TWEN.  If you can't access it, add the course to your list of TWEN courses.)

Environmental Studies & Policy Collection- Coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

European Journal of Commercial Contract Law - Click here for password. (Link goes to Law Library on TWEN. If you can't access it, add the course to your list of TWEN courses.)

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Foreign Law Guide - Comprehensive guide to foreign law by Marci Hoffman | Available on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library - Collection of e-books in a wide variety of disciplines including the environment, law, humanities, history, education, technology, and social sciences. |  Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

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Health Care Compliance and Reimbursement  Includes health law newsletters, Medicare and Medicaid toolkit, Affordable Health Care Act explanation and analysis | IntelliConnect is the CCH platform | It is available only on campus, and the first time you use it you will need to create your own user name and password by using Pace email address | A user guide is available.

HeinOnline - Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password or Pace VPN | Click Log in to HeinOnline from the Hein home page.

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Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP) - Multilingual index to articles published worldwide | Covers public and private international law, and comparative and municipal law of countries other than the U.S. | Available from HeinOnline | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective - Index of law reviews, journals, and newsletters from 1908-1981 | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

Index to Periodical Articles Related to Law - Included law-related articles from periodicals other than law reviews. Covers 1958-1977 | Available from HeinOnline | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

International Law in Domestic Courts - Covers important public international law issues being decided in domestic courts around the world | Includes translations of key passages of non-English judgments that appear alongside the full text of the judgments in the original language | Available on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

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JSTOR - Full text of scholarly journals in a wide variety of disciplines | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

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Kluwer Arbitration Service - Kluwer Arbitration offers a fully-searchable database of materials in the field of International Commercial Arbitration | This is the new CCH platform | It is available only on campus, and the first time you use it you will need to create your own user name and password | After you log in, on the left click Browse > Practice Tools > International Business > Kluwer Arbitration | A user guide is available.

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Law360 - Nonstop news coverage of high-stakes litigation across 42 practices, including tax, securities, IP, mergers & acquisitions, health law, corporate law, commercial contracts, baking, bankruptcy, environmental law, energy law, employment law, and more | Real-time tracking and reports on 10,000+ companies, firms and industries | Expert analysis, surveys, interviews with policy makers and corporate counsels, rankings of practice groups by size and market share | Available on campus or off campus via Pace VPN

Lexis Advance - Case law, statutes, Shepard's, secondary sources, and news | Access with personal password.

Law Commons - This site, hosted by bepress, provides open-access legal scholarship from over 200 institutions | It is browsable by area of law, author, and institution | Free. 

Law Review Commons - This site, hosted by bepress, provides open-access legal scholarship from over 200 institutions | It brings together a growing collection of law reviews and legal journals in an easily browsable and searchable format. It contains both current issues and archival content spanning over 100 years | It is browsable by area of law, author, and institution | Free. 

Legal Dockets Online - Compilation of  free and paid legal dockets available online | Click here for password. (Link goes to Law Library on TWEN.  If you can't access it, add the course to your list of TWEN courses.)

Legal Source - Includes 870 full-text journals and detailed indexing for legal journals, law reviews, yearbooks, institutes, statutes, bar association publications, university publications and government publications | Available on campus and off campus using your Pace Portal user name and password.

LLMC Digital - LLMC provides access to digitized court reports, treatises, administrative decisions and reports, legislative materials, U.S. federal and state law, international law and foreign law | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

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Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises, 1800-1926 - Includes primary documents contained within the Nineteenth Century Legal Treatises and Twentieth Century Legal Treatises collections | Allows full-text searching of more than 21,000 works from casebooks, local practice manuals, form books, works for lay readers, pamphlets, letters, speeches and more — all separated into 99 subject areas | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

Making of Modern Law: Trials, 1600-1926 - Allows full-text searching of books about constitutionally important and historically notorious trials from the U.S., U.K., and the world | Important historical cases include Dred Scott, the Scopes “Monkey” Trial and Amistad | Useful for historical research into a wide variety of legal and sociological issues, including sex, gender, class, marriage, and divorce | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law -  Comprehensive work covering the central and essential topics in international law | Available on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

MEDLINE/PubMed - Bibliographic citations and abstracts for 4,000+ journals in the life sciences | Some links to full text | 1966- | Free.

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National Consumer Law Center - Companion website to all 18 National Consumer Law Center treatises plus Consumer Law on the Web. | Available on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

National Wetlands Newsletter - ELI publication, provides wetland professionals across many disciplines with the most accurate and up-to-date information on wetlands policy | Click here for password. (Link goes to Law Library on TWEN.  If you can't access it, add it to your list of TWEN courses.)

NatLaw World - International Legal Database of the National Law Center for Inter-American Free Trade | Laws of Latin American and Caribbean countries including some English translations | Click here for password. (Link goes to Law Library on TWEN. If you can't access it, add the course to your list of TWEN courses.)

NATO Review - Published by the Secretary General of NATO, and available in many languages, including English, French, German, and Spanish | Free.

New York Ethics Opinions Online  - Select NY Ethics Opinions from the  menu | Available on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

New York Times (Historical) - Searchable full text of the New York Times beginning with 1851 | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal username and password.

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OECD iLibrary - From the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. Includes OECD books, papers and statistics. Gateway to OECD’s analysis and data. Also contains content published by the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), the OECD Development Centre, PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment), and the International Transport Forum (ITF) | Available on campus or off campus via Pace VPN.

OGEL- Oil, Gas & Energy Law - OGEL focuses on recent developments in the area of oil, gas, and energy law | Click here for password. (Link goes to Law Library on TWEN.  If you can't access it, add the course to your list of TWEN courses.)

OpenURL Server - Enter the name of a journal and find out which databases are likely to hold the full text | Some databases will require passwords, and some of the resources will not be available because the resources it looks at are based on those at Washington & Lee Law School | Free.

Oxford English Dictionary - Includes etymologies, definitions, and quotations | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal username and password.

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PACER - PACER (Public Access to Court Electronic Records) provides access to case and docket information for Federal Appellate, District, and Bankruptcy courts | Contact us with specific research questions. Keep in mind that you may be able to find dockets on Westlaw, Lexis, and Bloomberg Law.

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RIA Tax Library - Federal and state tax research materials | Available on campus | Access remotely using your Pace Portal user name and password.

Rosetta Stone - This link provides information about Rosetta Stone and its technical requirements | Pace Law School students and faculty should contact Jack McNeill or Taryn Rucinski to obtain a password.

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Science.gov - Is the gateway to U.S. federal science searching databases and selected websites from 15 federal agencies | It contains over 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information | It has a designated mobile interface for searching | Free. 

Social Science Research Network (SSRN) - Provides an Abstract Database containing abstracts on many scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection currently containing downloadable full text documents in Adobe Acrobat pdf format | The eLibrary also includes the research papers of a number of Fee Based Partner Publications | Free. 

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TWEN - The West Education Network | Using TWEN, students can access course materials, participate in class discussions, and exchange e-mail messages with instructors and classmates while at school or at home | For more information about TWEN, click here | For TWEN instructions, click here | Access with personal password.

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United Kingdom Statute Law Database - Contains primary legislation (main laws passed by UK legislative bodies) and secondary (or subordinate) legislation (made under authority contained in primary legislation) | Free.

United Nations Treaty Collection - Access to the UN Treaty Series, and multilateral treaties | Free.

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Westlaw - Case law, statutes, key numbers, secondary sources, and news | Access with personal password.

WorldCat - Records of books, audiotapes, videotapes, and databases cataloged by OCLC member libraries | Includes manuscripts written as early as the 12th century.