JSTOR aims to preserve and make available the scientific publications from a wide range of disciplines. The archive provides access to the full text of over 2000 journals dating back to the first volume ever published, with moving walls of between two to five years. The university library subscribes to the Arts and Sciences 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and Complement collections. Updated regularly.
Keywords: arts, culture, education, humanities, legal science, medical science, natural and applied sciences, religion
Lessico giuridico - Juristisches Lexikon - Lexique juridique
The first trilingual Italian-French- German dictionary, with more than 10000 terms and phrases referring to the language of law, politics and administration. Specialized in Italian and Swiss law, the database also includes references to the legislation of other European countries, particularly French and Germany.
Keywords: legal science, Multilingual dictionary
LexisNexis – Nexis Uni
Nexis Uni, which replaces Lexis Nexis Academic, features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources. This database includes thousands of full-text news sources in English and other languages. News coverage includes broadcast transcripts and foreign language news. Legal coverage includes U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790, law reviews, legal reference materials, federal and state cases, federal and state statutes and regulations, and Shepard’s Citations.
Keywords: economics, financial market, legal science, newspaper
Spoglio dei periodici italiani di economia e scienze sociali (ESSPER)
It provides indexes from over 800 journals published in Italy in the fields of economics and social sciences. It is possible to search by author and/or title or by groups of journals. Journals are indexed by the ESSPER library network, which comprises 140 libraries including the Biblioteca universitaria di Lugano. Search language: Italian.
Keywords: economics, legal science, social sciences
Law database that provides access to over 410000 full-text-documents, including the collection of federal and cantonal court rulings, over 60 law journals, 187 commentaries (among which the Berner and the Zürcher Kommentar), over 1000 miscellaneous works (theses, collections, conference proceedings, 350 books published by the major Swiss publishers in the field). It includes a trilingual thesaurus. Search languages: German, French, Italian.
Keywords: case law, constitutional law, European Union (EU) law, judicial proceedings, legal science, legislation, private law, public law
Swiss law database that offers several search tools for jurists, lawyers and law students. It includes the search engine Lawsearch and the Federal Court rulings push service. Weblaw provides access to Jusletter and Justice=Justiz=Giustizia magazines. Search languages: German, French.
Keywords: case law, constitutional law, judicial proceedings, legal science, legislation, private law, public law