Connelly Library

Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe


LexisNexis Academic provides access to: Superior legal-research sources:

  • Full text of articles from law reviews and journals—more than 800 publications
  • Federal and state cases and statutes, including U.S. Supreme Court Decisions since 1790
  • Federal regulations, including The Federal Register, Code of Federal Regulations, and Federal Acquisition Regulations and Supplements
  • Shepard’s® Citations Service—the leading citator for more than 135 years
  • More than 1,500 legal newspapers, magazines, and newsletters
  • Tax materials, including IRS Bulletin, IRS regulations, The Tax Lawyer (ABA), The Tax Adviser (AICPA®), and more
  • Patents from 1790 forward
  • European Union law from the LEX EU law database and international case law from a number of other countries
  • Law school directories, including Martindale Hubbell® Law Directory and NALP Directory of Law Schools

Unmatched business content:

  • LexisNexis® Company Dossier for detailed financials, competitive information and SWOT analysis of more than 80 million public, private, and international companies
  • LexisNexis® Company Profiles that provide business intelligence on public and private companies
  • LexisNexis® Executive Dossier offers an in-depth understanding of key decision makers, with information on more than 58 million executives
  • LexisNexis® Industry Dossier delivers specialized, in-depth reports that help you investigate various industry dynamics, financial metrics, and macroeconomics, all provided in an easy-to-use format
  • Securities Exchange Commission filings and reports, including SEC 10-Q Reports, SEC 10-K Reports, SEC 8-K Reports, SEC 20-F Reports, SEC Annual Reports to Shareholders, Proxy Statements, Prospectuses, Registration, and Williams Act Filings

Extensive news coverage:

  • Full text of articles from more than 2,500 newspapers, including top-tier news publications such as The New York Times® and The Washington Post® and local, national, and international sources
  • News from more than 300 local and regional newspapers, blogs and other web sources via WebNews. WebNews aggregates relevant information from the websites of newspapers that are not formally included in LexisNexis Academic subscription such as The Times-Picayune, the Seattle Times, The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and the Orlando Sentinel.
  • Full text of articles from more than 1,000 magazines and journals and more than 1,000 newsletters, such as American Journalism Review, Business and Finance Week, Newsweek®, Library Journal®, New Republic, and Variety
  • Wire services, updated several times per day, including Associated Press, Business Wire, and PR Newswire™
  • Hard-to-find transcripts from major television and radio networks such as ABC News®, CBS News®, CNN®, FOX News®, NBC®, MSNBC®, and NPR®, as well as political transcripts covering congressional committee hearings, press briefings from the state, justice and defense departments, and presidential news conferences
  • Premium blogs, video blogs and Twitter® feeds approved by the LexisNexis Academic content team

Related Subjects: Newspapers | Television | For subject help, try our LibGuides.
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