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This database is a comprehensive index to world literature on aluminium/aluminum production processes, products, applications and business developments.

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This database is a comprehensive resource for the ceramics industry, providing international coverage on the manufacture, processing, applications, properties and testing of traditional and advanced ceramics. Sources covered include over 3,000 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books and press releases.

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The Conference Board is the world's most widely-quoted private source of management and economic research. The database contains premier Business and Economic Information and analysis.

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The Congressional Staff Directory has multiple indexes which make finding the information you need quick and easy. You will find detailed state-by-state information on any member's congressional districts. Also, locate key decision-makers and support staff that work behind the scenes on important legislative issues.

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CQ Researcher is noted for its in-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Reports are published weekly in print and online 44 times a year by CQ Press, a division of Congressional Quarterly Inc.

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The FLITE Supreme Court decisions database contains full text of over 7,400 U.S. Supreme Court decisions from 1937-1975. It also contains volumes 300 through 422 of U.S. reports, and is searchable by either case name or full text. Also offers links to the decisions sorted by U.S. reports volume number, decisions from 1990 onwards, and selected historic decisions.

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Fuente Academica is a unique collection of scholarly journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. This multi-disciplinary database offers full text content to many academic areas including business & economics, medical sciences, political science, law, computer science, library & information sciences, literature, linguistics, history, philosophy and theology.

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GPO Monthly Catalog is a catalog of U.S. government documents from 1976 to the present. The database describes Congressional reports, hearings, debates and records judiciary materials and documents issued by executive departments. It contains records on all subjects of interest to the U.S. government.

Access to this content is available to the general public via the Catalog of Government Publications.

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HeinOnline has four major library collections: the Law Journal Library, the Federal Register Library, the Treaties and Agreements Library, and the U.S. Supreme Court Library. These libraries are image-based and fully-searchable, meaning that they provide exact page images and enable the researcher to view all pages as they originally appeared in hardcopy-including all charts, graphs, and photographs.

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Legal Collection is a collection of respected, scholarly peer-reviewed publications including law journals, documents, and case studies.

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Index to legal periodical literature from 1980 to date. Approximately 25% of the articles are available in full text.

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Originally derived from two essential reference collections for historical legal studies, the Nineteenth Century and Twentieth Century Legal Treatises microfilm collections. Provides digital images on every page of 22,000 legal treatises on US and British law published from 1800 through 1926. Full-text searching on more than 10 million pages provides researchers access to critical legal history, including casebooks, local practice manuals, form books, works for lay readers, pamphlets, letters, speeches and more.

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The Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources, contains information for researchers of American legal history — a fully searchable digital archive of the published records of the American colonies, documents published by state constitutional conventions, state codes, city charters, law dictionaries, digests and more.

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Based on holdings of the law libraries of Harvard and Yale, and the Library of the Bar of the City of New York as well as some from the British Library. Collections include not only published trial transcripts, but also popular printed accounts of sensational trials for murder, adultery and other scandalous crimes. Access also to unofficially published accounts of trials, as well as briefs, arguments and other trial documents where these were printed as separate publications.

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This database contains nearly 11 million pages of records and briefs brought before the U.S. Supreme Court in the period 1832-1978. The collection is derived from two essential reference sources. For the period 1832 (when printed Court records began) through 1915, the documents are based primarily on the holdings of the Jenkins Memorial Law Library, America's first law library, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. For 1915-1978 the source is the Library of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, a nationally recognized research facility and the single largest member supported law library in the United States.

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This database is a comprehensive index to world literature on the business and industry aspect of materials science, engineering, aerospace and advanced technologies. News, product and process developments, plant development and construction, international trade data, government regulations and management issues are all covered.

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Mergent municipal and government manuals include approximately 16,500 issuers of municipal securities. All the facts and figures are available via Mergent Webreports and have been directly obtained from governments, municipalities and recording entities. Coverage extends to all 50 US states, Puerto Rico and Guam.

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Mergent's WebReports offers a wealth of detail on items including business description, history, property, subsidiaries, officers and directors, long-term debt and capital stock. The entire manual library may be veiwed online. Manuals include: -Industial Manual (from 1920-) -OTC Industrial Manual (from 1970-) -OTC Unlisted Manual (from 1986-) -Bank and Finance Manual (from 1928-) -Public Utility Manual (from 1914-) -Transportation Manual (from 1909-) International Manual (from 1981-)

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Ohio Capitol Connection is a frequently-updated resource for information about Ohio's state government, including politics and legislation.

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ProQuest Congressional (formerly LexisNexis Congressional/CIS) is a comprehensive index to materials by and relating to the U.S. Congress and the legislative process. The database indexes materials including hearings, committee prints and publications, and legislative histories.

The University of Akron has access to the full text of all published and unpublished Congressional hearings held 1824-1979; committee prints and publications; Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports; and the fully indexed Congressional Record. The PDFs are fully searchable and include transcripts and materials submitted for the record. The University of Akron also has access to the full text of the Serial Set from 1789 to 2003. This resource includes historical illustrations, maps, and statistical tables. These full-text collections may be accessed on campus or remotely by logging into the proxy server. OhioLINK authenticated users will not be able to access all full-text collections.

The U.S Serial Set includes reports and documents either produced or ordered by Congress, as well as presidential communications and treaty materials. Of particular importance to those who study law, the Serial Set contains Congressional legislative reports that provide unrivaled insight into the legislative intent of laws enacted before 2003.

Congressional Hearings contain full transcripts of congressional proceedings, including oral statements, committee questions, and discussion. They also contain texts of related reports, statistical analyses, correspondence, exhibits, and articles presented by witnesses or inserted into the record by committee members and staff.

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ProQuest Legislative Insight is a Federal legislative history service that makes available thoroughly researched compilations of digital full text publications created by Congress during the process leading up to the enactment of U.S. Public Laws.

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Vente et Gestion provides full text coverage for French language business journals serving both the academic and the professional researcher. This collection also includes publications covering topics such as accounting & tax, administration, industry & manufacturing, marketing, logistics, technology and others. Formerly French Business Source.

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