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Research Guide: Research at UVA Law Library

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Find Databases

DatabasesFind databases by name for legal research and scholarship.

If you know the name of the Law Library database you're looking for, type it here:


Or browse by title or topic.

Citation Search

Law JournalsGet a law journal article by citation via HeinOnline.

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Or visit Journal Finder for more journal research options.

Off-Grounds Access

UVA students, faculty and staff can access most of our databases off-Grounds via custom proxy links. Find these links on our A to Z list of databases and throughout our subject guides, on the UVA Libraries databases list, and in VIRGO, our library catalog.

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Database Passwords

Most Law Library-subscribed online services are accessed directly through links in VIRGO and on this website, but a few require passwords and are for Law School students and faculty only:

Research Guides for Specific Subjects