Subject Librarian
email Angela N. Hackstadt

emailahackstadt@albany.edu
phone(518) 442-3698
location_on Dewey Graduate Library

Key Databases

Westlaw Campus Research

Abridged version of Westlaw; includes full-text of state and federal court decisions, state and federal statutes, law reviews, American Jurisprudence 2d, and American Law Reports 2-5th and Fed.

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Coverage:
Varies
Updated:
Daily
Fulltext:
Yes
Access limitations:
Limited to ten concurrent users
Lexis Nexis - Nexis Uni

Databases for news, law, business, biography, medicine, and reference. A Source List is available for viewing.

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Coverage:
Varies
Updated:
Varies, some daily updates
Fulltext:
Yes, selected
Access limitations:
No limitation on concurrent users
Intelliconnect

From CCH, the IntelliConnect database contains the entire library of tax center resources, including federal and state tax reporters for all 50 states, tax guides, supporting documentation and in-depth coverage of tax issues.

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Coverage:
Varies
Updated:
Daily
Fulltext:
Yes
Access limitations:
Limited to thirty-five concurrent users
Tax and Accounting Center

It used to be BNA Tax and Accounting. From BNA, the service features an in-depth expert analysis of specific tax topics supported by an array of searchable primary source documents and news. There are three libraries in the Expert Analysis document collection: U.S. Income Series; Estates, Gifts and Trusts Series; and Foreign Income Series.

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Coverage:
Varies
Updated:
Weekly
Fulltext:
Yes
Access limitations:
Limited to 300 concurrent users
Index to Legal Periodicals and Books

Articles from legal journals, yearbooks, institutes, bar association organs, law reviews, and government publications originating in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Includes book reviews.

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Coverage:
1983 +
Updated:
Daily
Fulltext:
No
Access limitations:
Limited to four concurrent users
HeinOnline

HeinOnline is a premier online database containing more than 160 million pages and 160,000 titles of legal history and government documents in a fully searchable, image-based format. Access to a comprehensive law review database; National Survey of State Laws; Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture, and Law; Gun Regulation and Legislation in America; and New York Legal Research Library is included, along with access to other sources of primary and secondary legal authority.

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Coverage:
Varies
Updated:
Varies
Fulltext:
Yes
Access limitations:
No limitation on concurrent users

Other Databases

EUR-Lex

EUR-Lex provides direct free access to European Union law. The system makes it possible to consult the Official Journal of the European Union and it includes inter alia the treaties, legislation, case-law and legislative proposals. It offers extensive search facilities. Collections within EUR-Lex include Treaties, International Agreements, Legislation in Force, Preparatory Acts, Case-Law, and Parliamentary Questions.

European Union legal information is also accessible through Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe.

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Coverage:
Varies
Updated:
Daily
Fulltext:
Yes
Access limitations:
No limitation on concurrent users