Law School Research Databases

These databases have been licensed for Suffolk Law School student, faculty, and staff use only. Some require passwords and can only be used in the law library; see the legal research librarian on duty for assistance. Most others can be accessed from any computer in Sargent Hall or off-campus (after authentication). If you need assistance, please call (617) 573-8516.

Academic OneFile

AVON (Academic Video Online)

Bloomberg Law
Current law students, faculty, and staff.

Boston Business Journal
Password required for some content. Please see reference librarian.

CALI Lessons
Current students can get the authorization code to create their own CALI accounts by contacting

Congressional (ProQuest)

Current Index to Legal Periodicals (CILP)


Environmental Law Reporter*


Foreign Law Guide


Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals

Index To Legal Periodicals (1981-present)

Index To Legal Periodicals, Retrospective (1908-1981)

Investor-State Law Guide

JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association


Kanopy (streaming video)
Access is limited. Please contact reference librarian for assistance.



Legislative Insight

Lexis Advance
Current law students, faculty, and staff

LexisNexis Courtroom Cast

LexisNexis Digital Library

LLMC Digital

MCLE OnlinePass

Massachusetts Criminal Practice

Mass. Lawyers Weekly
In-library use only. Please see reference librarian for assistance.

Mass. Prosecutor's Guide

National Law Journal
In-library use only. Please see reference librarian for assistance.

OECD iLibrary

Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

Oxford Journals Online

Oxford Scholarship Online: Law Collection

Practical Law Company
Current students, faculty, and staff only.

ProQuest Databases

ProView (Thomson Reuters)

Regulatory Insight

RIA Checkpoint

Social Law Library Databases

State House News Service

Requires that you create an account.

Supreme Court Insight

Transnational Dispute Management

United Nations Treaty Collection

Washington Post

West Academic Study Aids

Westlaw China

Westlaw Edge
Current law students, faculty, and staff

Westlaw for Recent Grads

Westlaw Alumni Terminal
In-library use only.

Wiley Online Library