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Full-text documents for international news, business, legal research, and key people in the news.
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1960 to present (coverage varies)
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Lexis Nexis Academic Plus contains full-text documents organized into major categories: news, companies, legal, and people. Documents include newspapers, news transcripts, magazines, newsletters, company and financial reports, legal documents, medical resources, reference works biographical information, American patents.

Quicklaw includes case law and legislation from Canada, the US, UK, Australia/New Zealand. Halsbury's Laws of England and Canada are included.

To browse for articles from a specific publication, news and business topic, industry, or area of law choose "Sources" from the top menu.

To access Hoover's Company Records, run a search from the main page under "Get Company Info" quick search or run a search in "Company Dossier" (found under the "Companies" tab off the main page). Go to Snapshot > Overview.

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Subjects covered:
  • Business
  • Business Technology Management
  • Communication Studies
  • Criminology
  • Digital Media and Journalism
  • Indigenous Studies
  • Law and Society
  • Legal Information
  • Political Science
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