Research Databases - The Tamilnadu Dr.Ambedkar Law University

Research Databases

S.No. Description Website
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JSTOR

JSTOR was founded in 1995 to build trusted digital archives for scholarship. It offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. JSTOR is a research and teaching platform for the academic community to publish, discover, and preserve scholarly content. JSTOR includes over 33,276 leading academic journals and primary source materials valuable for academic work, including the most current issues of 174 journals..
www.jstor.org
2.

West Law

It provides access to the complete archive of decisions delivered by the Supreme Court of India, the High Courts and Tribunals, Bare Acts from 1836 till date. Westlaw India includes a comprehensive archive of all Rules and Regulations produced from 1890 to date. Along with this, Westlaw India also contains vast libraries of international content, including the United Kingdom, United States, the European Union, Australia, Canada, Hong Kong and South Africa. It has a collection of journals from Sweet & Maxwell, Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press and Tottel Publishing amongst others.
www.westlawindia.com
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Hein On Line

HeinOnline is Hein’s premier online research product with more than 60 million pages of legal history available in an online, fully-searchable, image-based format. HeinOnline bridges the gap in legal history by providing comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 1,400 law and law-related periodicals.
www.heinonline.org/
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Manupatra

Manupatra are the leading law publishers and provider of Legal, Taxation, Corporate and Business Policy databases in India. It is India centric online legal and business database providing information solutions to the legal fraternity, corporates, professionals, government departments, banks, law schools and others.
www.manupatra.com
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Legal Information Institute of India (LII of India)

The LII of India is an instute established in india to provide free online access to legal resouces of Indian legislation of the Central, State and Union Terrritories with case laws and academic legal resources. The online access also provides information on treaties of India. LII of India at present has 107 databases, including over 300,00 decisions from 37 Courts and Tribunals, Indian national legislation from 1836, bilateral treaties, law reform reports and about law journals articles. The Tamil Nadu Dr Ambedkar Law University is one of partner Institution.
www.liiofindia.org
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ASIANLII

The Asian Legal Information Institute (AsianLII - www.asianlii.org) is a non-profit and free access website for legal information from all 27 countries and territories in Asia located from Japan in the east to Pakistan in the west, and from Mongolia in the north to Timor Leste in the south. Access to AsianLII is free.
www.asianlii.org
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AUSTLII

The Australasian Legal Information Institute (AustLII) provides free internet access to Australasian legal materials. AustLII's broad public policy agenda is to improve access to justice through better access to information. To that end, we have become one of the largest sources of legal materials on the net, with over 20 gigabytes of raw text materials and over 4 million searchable documents.
www.austlii.org
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BAILII

The British and Irish Legal Information Institute (BAILII) provides access to the most comprehensive set of British and Irish primary legal materials that? are?? available for free and in one place on the internet.
www.bailii.org
9.

CANLII

CanLII is a non-profit organization managed by the Federation of Law Societies of Canada. CanLII's goal is to make Canadian law accessible for free on the Internet.
www.canlii.org
10.

COMMONLII

The Commonwealth Legal Information Institute (CommonLII) aims to provide one central Internet location from which it is possible to search - for free - core legal information from all Commonwealth countries. CommonLII will provide a common technical platform through which all Commonwealth countries can cooperatively provide access to their laws. CommonLII will assist the development of a genuinely international common law. It will support the rule of law throughout the Commonwealth, by making each country's legal system more transparent. This transparency will also support international trade and investment.
www.commonlii.org
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HKLII

HKLII is a project of China IT & Law Centre, a centre jointly established by Department of Computer Science and Faculty of Law of the University of Hong Kong. HKLII has obtained the kind assistance of the Australasian Legal Information Institute (AustLII) in its development. With a view to promoting and supporting the rule of law in Hong Kong, HKLII is a free, independent, non-profit Internet facility providing the public with legal information relating to Hong Kong.
www.hklii.org
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IRLII

IRLII is intended to complement, rather than compete with, BAILII. Apart from providing BAILLI with Irish content, IRLII also offers a number of unique services.
www.ucc.ie/law/irlii/index.php
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NZLII

New Zealand Legal Information Institute is a joint project of the University of Otago Faculty of Law, the Victoria University of Wellington Faculty of Law and the Australasian Legal Information Institute (AustLII). It currently contains 18 databases, with more data sources to be added.
www.nzlii.org
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PACLII

The PacLII databases contain data obtained from countries in the South Pacific by PacLII. Editing and preparation of most material for publication is done by PacLII staff. Further mark-up processing, database structure, search engine facilities, and some other aspects of technical infrastructure are provided by AustLII. The South Pacific parts of the WorldLII index are jointly prepared by PacLII and AustLII. The overall PacLII facility is managed jointly by USP School of Law.
www.paclii.org
15.

SAFLII

The Southern African Legal Information Institute (SAFLII) collects and publishes legal materials from Southern and Eastern Africa for free online access.
www.saflii.org
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WORLDLII

The World Legal Information Institute (WorldLII) is a free, independent and non-profit global legal research facility developed collaboratively by the following Legal Information Institutes and other organisations.
www.worldlii.org
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IRLII

IRLII is intended to complement, rather than compete with, BAILII. Apart from providing BAILLI with Irish content, IRLII also offers a number of unique services.
www.irlii.org
18.

Lawkhoj

It is a legal search engine which provides search engines customized for Indian legal research, and legal research for other jurisdictions like US, UK etc. It does so by searching through certain relevant websites and throws up results which will be helpful for law researchers, students, advocates etc.
www.Lawkhoj.com
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Legalsutra

Legalsutra is a free knowledge and document repository & legal research tool provider for law students in India. Law school projects, moot court memorials, class notes, case summaries: Easily searchable and accessible! You can add your own material as well! A common platform for Law Students to Collaborate, Post, Share, Comment, Rate! It’s a non-profit/non-commercial student run initiative & is free to use (forever!)".
www.legalsutra.org
20.

E – Jurix

It is collection of law information in India covering more than 2, 50,000 full text Judgments. It covers all Supreme Court, High Court and Tribunal Decisions reported till now for the modules covered.
www.ejurix.com
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MY LAW

Rainmaker launched myLaw.net (www.myLaw.net) - the world's first contextual network focussed on the law and lawyers, in October 2010.Since then, we have strived to bring the latest and best writing and analysis of the legal profession, cases and legal developments, industry news, as well as posters, comics, and design works inspired by the law to our constantly increasing audience.We now publish six articles everyday, covering all the above areas, as well as pieces covering literature, culture, and law school news and events.Access to (myLaw.net) is completely free and we are currently in the process of revamping the platform on the basis of feedback received from thousands of law students, legal and non - law professionsls across the country.
www.mylaw.net