Distance Learning Research

Distance learning students in the Insurance LL.M. program at UConn can access all of the library's research materials and get help and support from our librarians with the same ease and efficiency as on-campus students.

To use our online resources remotely, you need a network ID and password. If you don't have a password and would like to have one, please contact the IT Helpdesk.

Important Databases for Your Research
  • Lexis (password required)
  • Westlaw and TWEN (password required)
  • Bloomberg Law (password required)
  • IRMI Online (password required. E-mail me if you need to get access to it.)
  • Hein Online
    Archival database of full page images from legal journals (from the first issue published to a few years before present); the U.S. Federal Register from 1936 to 1980; U.S. Reports from 1754 to the present; and U.S. Treaties from 1776-1984.
    Provides digitized backfiles of core scholarly journals in many academic fields, beginning with the first issue up to a "moving wall" of 2 to 5 years.
  • Springerlink
    Full text of scholarly journals from a variety of disciplines.
  • ProQuest Databases 
    Links to a variety of databases provided by ProQuest, including ABI/Inform, Hoover's Company Capsules and Profiles, and iConn Newsstand.
  • IngentaConnect
    Indexes and abstracts over 1600 magazines and journals in all fields of the sciences, social sciences, communication sciences, and humanities since 1980, and reproduces the full text for over 600 titles.
  • NBER Working Papers
    Full text of working papers published by researchers for the National Bureau of Economic Research.
  • Making of Modern Law
    Provides digital images of more than 21,000 American and British legal treatises from the 19th and 20th centuries. Includes full text and keyword searching.
  • E-Journal Locator
    Looking for full-text journal articles, and not sure whether we have electronic access to it? Try E-Journal Locator or go to Insurance Law/Insurance Journals, Treatises, and Texts in E-format LibGuide

View a complete list of research databases offered by the Law School, or learn more from Insurance Law Research.

Get Research Help

For research assistance of any kind, please contact a reference librarian: