Finding Articles

The UConn libraries subscribe to hundreds of online journals. We also have a large number of print journals in our collection which are not available electronically. Use the following resources to locate journals and journal articles in our print and online collections.

Know the name of the journal you are looking for? Use our e-Journal Locator to find out if we have online access to the article.

Enter the journal title into the search box and select "Title" from the dropdown box. Click search and then sort by title.

Journal Indexes

When you do not know what you are looking for, consult a journal index. Indexes are designed to help you locate articles by subject, title, or full text searching of abstracts and article text. Here is a selection of legal periodical indexes. Visit the main desk for help in finding non-legal indexes.

  • Legal Source
    Formerly called the Index to Legal Periodicals and Books, this database indexes over 1,000 legal journals, law reviews, yearbooks, institutes, statutes, bar association publications, university publications, and government publications from the U.S., Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand.
  • Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective: 1908-1981
    ​This retrospective database indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Also provided are more than 530,000 records, including book reviews and case citations.
  • LegalTrac
    Index of selected full text of articles from major law reviews, bar journals, legal newspapers, and other legal publications, with coverage from 1980 to the present.
  • Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
    Multilingual index to articles and book reviews appearing in approximately 520 legal journals published worldwide, with coverage from 1985 to the present. Covers public and private international law, comparative and foreign law, and the law of all jurisdictions other than the U.S., the U.K., Canada, and Australia.
  • 19th Century Masterfile
    Index to legal articles from over 900 legal and general periodicals, with coverage from 1786 to 1922.
  • Current Index to Legal Periodicals (CILP)
    Weekly topical arrangement of newly published legal periodical articles from 1999 to present. Articles will appear in CILP weeks or months before ILP or LRI, but CILP contains just the citation and is not searchable.
  • Hein Online
    Archival database of full image legal journal articles from the time of their inception to a few years before present.