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


A to Z Electronic Title List
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.

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

Britannica Academic

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 Janet Lindenmuth.

Online tax research. The first time you use Checkpoint, you must go to 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:

CQ Weekly
The latest news and information on the United States Congress.

Current Index to Legal Periodicals (CILP)
Weekly index of recently published law review articles.

D&B Million Dollar Database
The Million Dollar Database provides comprehensive marketing information on both public and private companies and their executives.

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.

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

Foreign Law Guide
Provides information on more than 170 jurisdictions.

Fulltext Sources Online
An index that helps you locate online journals. See Reference Librarian for password.

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, U.S. Attorney General Opinions, U.S. Federal Legislative History Library, U.S. Presidential Library, U.S. Statutes at Large, U.S. 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 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.
Click "Choose" under Search to begin searching.

Index to legal journals and newspapers, includes selected full-text articles.
LegalTrac replaces Legal Resource Index.

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.

Case law, statutes, court rules and treatises. 

New York Times
For current issues select "ProQuest NewStand" For issues from 1851-2007 scroll down and select "ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times"

Practical Law Company
Widener Law students, staff, and faculty can sign up for a free account on the Practical Law Company website.

General magazines and periodicals online. Including historical New York Times.

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

See Reference Librarian for password.

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.

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