Law and Political Science Databases

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Academic Search Complete

Comprehensive, scholarly full-text database for multidisciplinary research. (Full text)

Congressional Publications

ProQuest Congressional allows you to explore Congress in action with the most comprehensive online resource available for congressional publications and legislative research. (Full text)

Criminal Justice Collection

Access to criminal justice reference books. (Full text)


Digital archive of full text core journals in humanities, social sciences and sciences. It contains the entire runs important scholarly journals, from the first volume up to the volumes published 3-5 years ago. (Full text)

Legal Collection

Provides information centered on the discipline of law and legal topics such as criminal justice, international law, federal law, organized crime, medical, labor & human resource law, ethics, and the environment. The collection of scholarly peer-reviewed publications includes law journals, documents, and case studies. (Full text)

MasterFILE Premier

Multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 1,750 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier includes: reference books, biographies, primary source documents, and an Image Collection of photos, maps and flags. (Full text)

Military & Government Collection

Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content. (Full text)

LexisNexis Academic

LexisNexis Academic provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, medical, and reference information from nearly 5,000 sources, most of them available in full text. The service covers newspapers, magazines, wire services, federal and state court opinions, federal and state statutes, federal regulations, and SEC filings. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily. (Full text)

Oxford Scholarship Online

Oxford Scholarship Online provides access to 300+ academic eBooks in over 20 subject areas, with a concentration in the humanities and social sciences. (Full text)

Political Science Complete

A must-have for researchers in the field, Political Science Complete provides nearly 340 full-text reference books and monographs and more than 44,000 full-text conference papers, which includes those from the International Political Science Association. (Full text)

Westlaw Next

Westlaw's new search platform for online legal research service, including searches for United States and international legal materials, journals, business information and public records. Available only to Reynolds students. Students who have registered with LGL125 Legal Research will be assigned a login. Others can use the database inside any Reynolds library by requesting login assistance from a librarian. (Full text)

Government Publications

Academic Journals (Peer Reviewed) eBooks Images Magazines Newspapers Careers Statistics Videos/Streaming Media

Code of Federal Regulations

A codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the Executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government. (Full-text)

College Navigator

College Navigator consists primarily of the latest data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), the core postsecondary education data collection program for NCES the National Center for Education Statistics. (Data)

Commerce Business Daily

Lists notices of proposed government procurement actions, contract awards, sales of government property, and other procurement information. (Full-text)


"The SEC's EDGAR database provides free public access to corporate information, allowing you to quickly research a company's financial information and operations by reviewing registration statements, prospectuses and periodic reports filed on Forms 10-K and 10-Q. (Full text)

FDsys: Federal Digital System

Provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.

Federal Bureau of Investigation-Uniform Crime Reports

The basic source for United States crime statistics. (Full text)

Federal Register

Official daily publication for Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as Executive Orders and other Presidential Documents. (Full-text)

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future careers. (Full Text)

Provides links to a wide variety of scientific resource materials, indexes, and statistics produced by U. S. departments, agencies, and related institutes and labs. (Full text)

Statistical Abstract of the United States

The Statistical Abstract of the United States, published since 1878, is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. (Full-text)

United States Government Manual

Provides information on the legislative, judicial, and executive branches, as well as quasi-official agencies; international organizations; and boards, commissions, and committees. (Full-text)