Article Databases & More: General
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Academic Search Complete (LOUIS)
A multi-disciplinary database providing full text for over 7,900 scholarly publications, indexing and abstracting over 11,000 journals, and with coverage as far back as 1865; available through EBSCOhost.
Access UN (LSU Libraries)Index to United Nations documents including Official Records, masthead documents, draft resolutions, meeting records, UN Sales Publications, and the UN Treaty Series citations. Also included is the full text of several thousand UN documents.
AHFS Consumer Medication Information (LOUIS)A trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists—long recognized as an authority on educating patients about drug use and safety, and a founding member of the National Council on Patient Information and Education (NCPIE).
America's Historical Newspapers (LOUIS)
Full-text searchable American newspapers, includes Early American Newspapers, Series 2, 1758-1900; Series 3, 1829-1922; African American Newspapers, 1827-1998; selected historical newspapers, including Times-Picayune, 1837-1922.
American Indian Law Collection (LSU Law Library)With nearly 800 unique titles and more than 800,000 pages dedicated to American Indian Law, this collection includes an expansive archive of treaties, federal statutes and regulations, federal case law, tribal codes, constitutions, and jurisprudence. This library also features rare compilations edited by Felix S. Cohen that have never before been accessible online.
American State Papers, 1789-1838 (LSU Law Library)A retrospective republication of approximately 6280 numbered publications, largely Congressional but also containing Executive Department materials; available from Readex.
Archive of Americana (LSU Law Library)
Access to America's Historical Newspapers, American State Papers, 1789-1838, Early American Imprints, Series I & II, U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1980. Search individual databases or follow link to search across databases.
Audiobook Collection (LOUIS)This collection includes classic fiction and non-fiction and works by contemporary authors. These audiobooks are downloadable to PCs, Macs and other portable listening devices.
Bayou State Periodical Index (LOUIS)An index to Louisiana popular periodicals since 1960.
Biography in Context (LOUIS)A Gale Group product containing biographies from full-text periodicals and the Complete Marquis Who's Who?
Bloomberg Law (LSU Law Library)Bloomberg legal content, integrated into an already powerful system of primary and secondary legal content, company and market information and news.
Book Collection: Nonfiction (LOUIS)Contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 4,500 popular nonfiction books. The database includes full text entries on core subject areas, as well as information on careers, health, sports, adventure, technology, life skills and more.
Catalog of U.S. Government PublicationsA search and retrieval service that provides bibliographic records of U.S. Government information products.
Chronicle of Higher Education (LSU Law Library)Online source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators.
Congress and the Courts (LSU Law Library)This library, featuring William H. Manz's Congress and the Courts: A Legislative History 1787-2010, brings together materials reflecting congressional concern with the composition and structure of Article III Courts and provides all relevant documents prepared by various Congresses relating to the purpose, formation, organization, and restructuring of the federal government.
Credo Reference (LSU Libraries)Credo Reference is proud to be the only aggregator to offer the entire Ashgate Research Companions Collection to librarians, researchers, and learners in e-form! The collection is a mixture of 18 award-winning and up-to-date reference and research titles showcasing the finest academic research in the social sciences and humanities.
eBook Collection (LOUIS)This collection includes fiction and non-fiction. eBooks can be searched by title or author or are browse-able by discipline.
EBSCOhost Databases (LOUIS)Search EBSCOhost databases by subject.
European Views of the Americas (LOUIS)A comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750 from European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to the Americas, 1493-1750. The database contains more than 32,000 records, and covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of native American peoples.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (LOUIS)Provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas; available through EBSCOhost.
Gale Virtual Reference Library (LOUIS)
Full text reference collection containing over 140 titles, covering subjects ranging from the Law to the Arts.
History of Supreme Court Nominations (LSU Law Library)This library features the complete print series Supreme Court of the U.S. Hearings and Reports on Successful and Unsuccessful Nominations of Supreme Court Justices by the Senate Judiciary Committee.
JSTOR: The Scholarly Journal Archive (LOUIS)Full text scholarly journal literature.
Leadership Directory- Law (LSU Law Library)Find biographical and contact information for over 60,000 legal professionals using the legal affairs online directory.
Learning Express Library (LOUIS)A comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series, including the LSAT.
LexisNexis Academic (LSU Law Library)
Provides access to full-text news, business, and legal publications. This database is available to all on-campus patrons. Law students and faculty should use link below to LexisNexis Law School for their legal research needs.
LexisNexis Law School (LSU Law Library)Offers full-text online news, business, legal, legislative, and regulatory information, updated daily.
MAS Ultra (LOUIS)Provides full text for tens of thousands of biographies and primary source documents, hundreds of reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia and the CIA World Fact Book), an Image Collection containing photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full-text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.
Mental Measurements Yearbook (LOUIS)Contains full text information about and reviews of standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas; available through EBSCOhost
Military & Government Collection (LOUIS)Covers news pertaining to all branches of the military and government; provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles; available through EBSCOhost.
National Center on Poverty Law (LSU Law Library)The Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law publishes material on social and economic justice for low-income people and communities. The website includes the Poverty law library, a collection of case files, articles from The Clearinghouse Review, and research links.
National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State LawsThis provides access to the full text of all Model Acts drafted, recommended or endorsed by the Conference. It includes the NCCUSL - Archive Publications, Handbook of the NCCUSL and Proceedings of the Annual Conference Meeting, 1st-119th Conference (1891-2010) are all available transcripts of the Proceedings of each Annual Meeting, as well as the transcripts of the discussions in the Committee of the whole of each Uniform and Model Act. Also included are the approved "successive drafts" of each Uniform and Model Act.
News (AP, UPI, etc.) (LOUIS)EBSCO's News Harvester provides near real-time access to thousands of top news feeds from around the globe.
Newspaper Source (LOUIS)Cover to cover full text for nearly 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers; selective full text for 389 regional(U.S.); available through EBSCOhost.
Oxford English Dictionary online (LSU Law Library)The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.
Primary Search (LOUIS)
Proquest Congressional (LSU Law Library)Includes CIS Index, congressional publications, testimony, bills, laws, regulations, information on members, committees, etc. Includes the ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection Historical Archive (1824-1979) and Retrospective B collection (1980-2003).
Proquest Digital Dissertations & Theses (LOUIS)Includes citations and abstracts for every title in the Dissertation Abstracts database. Some titles have 24 page previews.
ProQuest Statistical Insight (LSU Law Library)Locate highly-sought-after statistics from state and federal government reports, private sector sources, and international intergovernmental organizations.
Serials Directory (LOUIS)Provides access to bibliographic information and current pricing for popular serials; available through EBSCOhost.
Spinelli's Law Librarian's Reference Shelf (LSU Law Library)Spinelli’s Law Librarian’s Reference Shelf is the first digital library designed exclusively for law librarians. It includes: more than 100 legal dictionaries; legal bibliographies; cataloging publications; AALL GD-SIS State Bibliographies; AALL Publication Series; serials; greenslips (archive of bibliographic entries); Library of Congress Classification Schedules and Subject Headings; Memorials of Law Librarians and much more.
Teacher Reference Center (LOUIS)Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 peer-reviewed journals for teacher education.
U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1994 (LSU Law Library)
Online version of the bound, sequentially numbered volumes of all the Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives which constitute a rich source of primary source material on all aspects of American history. Available as of Nov. 2010: 1817-1990.
Westlaw (LSU Law Library)Comprehensive full text legal database available to users with Westlaw IDs.