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Legal journal indexes

  • Linxplus
    Index of New Zealand legal journals, law reviews and legal professional newsletters by the New Zealand Law Society Library. Includes indexing to some overseas journals. Coverage from 1986.
  • AGIS Plus Text
    Index of Australian, New Zealand, and Pacific law journals, including selected articles from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom from 1975.
  • CaseBase Journal Articles
    Index of Australian legal journals, with indexing to some major New Zealand and overseas journals.
  • Index to Legal Periodicals and Books
    Authoritative index of articles from law journals, law reviews, and yearbooks from United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand from 1978.
  • LegalTrac
    Index of law reviews, international law journals, bar association journals and legal newspapers from the United States and a few publications from Canada, United Kingdom and Australia. Coverage from 1980.
  • Westlaw International
    Legal Journals Index includes indexing of United Kingdom and European legal journals from 1986.
  • Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
    Multilingual index focusing on non-Anglo-American legal jurisdictions, including journal articles, reports, collections of essays and books, covering public and private international law, comparative and foreign law topics. Coverage from 1985.
  • Oxford Public International Law
    Includes the Oxford Law Citator which indexes commentary and analysis on international law topicss with links to important cases and international instruments.
  • Oxford Bibliographies
    The International Law and International Relations bibliographies recommend leading articles and books on specific topics and are a good starting point for researchers.
  • PAIS
    Multi-disciplinary index of public policy articles, books and government documents from 120 countries, since 1915 including policy topics from law, political science, public administration, international law and relations, demography, public health, education, economics, finance and the environment.

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Full-text law journals

  • Westlaw International
    World Journals is one of the biggest collections of English language full-text legal journals from United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and some from Australia and New Zealand.
  • HeinOnline - a multi-database with specialist legal and historical archive collections.
    Law Journal Library includes American, Canadian and international titles with page image versions of articles.
    Foreign & International Law Resources includes international, regional and topical yearbooks and journals.
  • Oxford Scholarship Online
    Includes over 40 quality law journals on arbitration, intellectual property, criminal law, medical law, human rights, refugee law, and international law.
  • Cambridge Core
    Includes 32 peer reviewed academic journals on international and comparative law, constitutional law, human rights, and healthcare law.
  • Kluwer Law International - Journals
    Includes over 20 journals on law and arbitration, taxation, environmental law, competition law, global trade and aviation with a focus on European and International content.
  • Lexis Advance
    Includes a range of law journals and reviews for New Zealand and overseas jurisdictions: Australia, United Kingdom, Canada, United States and China.
  • AGIS Plus Text
    Includes full-text access to some of the indexed articles from Australia and New Zealand. Explore the list of full-text journal title coverage.
  • Westlaw NZ
    Includes a range of full-text legal journals from Australia and New Zealand published by Thomson Reuters.

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  • New Zealand Legal Journals
    A comprehensive list of New Zealand law journals.
  • Conflict of Laws in New Zealand
    News and scholarship on New Zealand conflict of laws and private international law theory and practice.
  • Index to Common Law Festschriften
    Index of chapter contributions to legal festchriften books from around the world.
  • Hague Academy of Collected Courses Online (Recueil des cours en ligne)
    Prestigious collection of lectures on private and public international law topics. Includes lectures in English or French language from 1923 to current.
  • Web of Science Core Collection
    Includes the Social Sciences Citation Index. Coverage 1898 to current.
    Includes page image access to over 900 full-text journals on law, criminology and criminal justice.
  • ProQuest
    Provides a large multi-disciplinary collection of index and full-text databases which include law, international relations, politics, social sciences and humanities.

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