LexisNexis Academic

LexisNexis Academic
Coverage:Coverage by date varies by publication. Some sources date back as far as the 1970s, but the majority of sources are indexed from the early 1990's to the present.

A new interface/home page for LexisNexis Academic was deployed at the end of December. See this post for a summary of the changes.

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LexisNexis provides access to over 5,000 sources covering a wide range of subject areas. Search by Content Type (above the search box) allows quick access to Canadian legal cases and legislation, law reviews, company profiles, and country information.

NEWS: Over 350 full text newspapers, including the Financial Times (back to 1982), the New York Times (back to 1980), the Observer (back to 1990), the Times / Sunday Times (back to 1985), the Hamilton Spectator (back to Oct. 7, 1991), Canada NewsWire (back to 1992), the Globe & Mail (back to 1977) and the Toronto Star (back to 1985).

U.S. LEGAL and  INTERNATIONAL LEGAL:  Canadian statutes, regulations, cases and law journals from QuickLaw were added to LexisNexis in 2010.  Also includes U.S. federal and state legal materials and a United States patent search form.

COMPANIES: Includes U.S., Canadian and international company directories and industry related reports. Company Dossier, which covers over 35 million private and public global companies, was added to LexisNexis in 2010.

SUBJECT AREAS: Search sources related to these subject areas: accounting, environmental studies, health & medical care and government & politics.

SOURCES:  Search or browse for  titles contained in LexisNexis Academic. Once you find a source, click on the i icon to view content and coverage details.

Publisher:LexisNexis, division of Reed Elsevier,

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