Subscription Databases

Below is an alphabetical listing of subscription databases relevant to the study of law.  For a full listing of UMKC databases, visit the MERLIN Articles and Databases page. UMKC students, faculty, and staff may access the University Libraries' databases, online journals, and e-books from off campus (off campus access). Guests must visit one of the UMKC libraries to access most of these databases.

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO Host)

Bloomberg BNA

Bloomberg Law

CALI (Computer Assisted Legal Instruction)

CCH IntelliConnect

Congressional Quarterly Almanac

CCH IntelliConnect

Congressional Quarterly Researcher Online

Congressional Quarterly Weekly (October 1, 1983 - present)

Early English Books Online

Enforcement of Foreign Judgments


Gale Digital Collections



Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)

International Foundation for Art Research Journal (IFAR)


Journal of Law and Economics

Journal of Legal Studies

LLMC Digital (Law Library Microfilm Consortium)

LexisNexis Academic

LexisNexis for Law Schools (limited access)

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (Oxford)

Mergent Online

The New York Times Archives (1851-present)


OCLC FirstSearch/WorldCat (Check with a librarian before requesting materials)

Oxford English Dictionary

ProQuest Congressional

ProQuest Statistical Insight

RIA Checkpoint - tax and accounting information

Social Science Research Network (SSRN)

U.S. Congressional Serial Set

University of Missouri Digital Library

Westlaw (limited access)