Practical Law is a database of legal know-how. Content includes practice notes, standard documents and clauses, legal checklists, toolkits, updates and state-specific legal guidance.
LexisNexis Butterworths Academic Tax Library
LexisLibrary includes banking, finance and accounting related law. It includes the most up to date UK legislation available, the largest number of case law documents, a comprehensive collection of forms and precedents and it includes a solid collection of legal journals.
Freely available law resources
BAILII: British and Irish Legal Information Institute
Baili contains British and Irish case law and legislation, European Union case law, Law Commission reports, and other law-related British and Irish material. It includes primary case law.
Portal to legal materials of the EU, updated daily.
UK, English, Welsh, Scottish and Irish legislation.
Factiva provides access to 3,500 newspapers, 4,200 journals and magazines. It is useful for news and commentary on legal issues and cases.
Journal article databases
Includes international humanities journals and magazines covering law and philosophy.
Web of Science: The Social Sciences Citation Index
Covers law, philosophy, social issues and sociology.
An abstract and indexing database of peer-reviewed literature in psychology, including related disciplines such as medicine, law, social work, neuroscience, business, nursing, forensics and engineering.