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Policy, Administration, and Security Research : Databases: Articles & More

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Policy and Administration Databases

Military and Security Databases

Legal Databases

Click on the following databases to get started with your legal research. For a helpful introduction to these databases and other ways of doing legal research, please see our guide, Find Court Cases and Legal Research.

Other Recommended Databases


Thoreau searches most of the Library's collection, but not everything. It is particularly helpful when you are beginning to explore the literature on a given topic, as it gives you a general idea of how much has been published on the topic and indicates particular databases to explore further. See a full list of what databases are included in Thoreau.

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Want to know more about Google Scholar?  Check out our Google Scholar guide!