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Halsbury's Laws of England, via LexisLibrary

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Description

Halsbury's Laws of England is a general legal encyclopaedia covering the whole spectrum of English law. It is is divided into alphabetically-arranged titles. The text of those titles is supplemented by regularly-updated annotations.

Coverage

This is a commenatry service with links to most primary sources referenced in the text. It is updated monthly. Subject areas: law / commentary

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LexisNexis

 

Halsbury's Statutes known as UK Parliament Acts on LexisLibrary

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Description

UK Parliament Acts contain the full, amended text of all public general Acts that are currently in force. Legislation that has been recently enacted but is not yet in force is also included. Public general Acts that are no longer in force do not appear in full text but a note explains why the enactment no longer applies.

Coverage

United Kingdom. Please note that this source contains Statutes of England and Wales. Acts that were made by the Westminster Parliament and relate to Scotland only are not included, although provisions of Scottish Acts that apply or are relevant to England and/or Wales are included. Westminster Parliament Acts containing some Scotland-only provisions pre- and post-devolution are reproduced in full.

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LexisNexis

 

 

Halsbury's Statutes Citator, via LexisLibrary

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Description

Halsbury's Statutes Citator provides a citation for the current status of over 7,600 statutes. There are links through to the full text.  

Coverage

A comprehensive list of amendments to all statutes which have been considered in Halsbury's Statutes since 1929.

Publisher

LexisNexis

 

 

 

 

 

Halsbury's Statutory Instruments, via LexisLibrary

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Description

Halsbury's Statutes Citator provides a citation for the current status of over 7,600 statutes. There are links through to the full text.  

Coverage

Halsbury's Statutory Instruments Citator lists in alphabetical order the full title of statutory instruments dealt with by Halsbury's Statutory Instruments.

Publisher

LexisNexis

 

 

 

 

Hansard

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Description

Edited verbatim report of proceedings in the Commons Chamber, Westminster Hall, and Standing Committees. Contains written ministerial statements and written answers.

Coverage

Coverage from the 1988 / 1998 session of Parliament through to the current session.

Publisher

Parliament

 

 

Harvey on Industrial Relations and Employment Law

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Description

Harvey on Industrial Relations and Employment Law provides commentary on industrial relations and employment law and practice. It analyses the law, and fills in the practical background. The texts of all the relevant statutes and statutory instruments are set out in full, with detailed annotations. It also includes precedents.

Coverage

Subject area: Law / Employment Law / Commentary / Industrial relations / Human Resource Management

Publisher

LexisNexis Butterworths

 

 

Heinonline *

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  • More than 90% of the currently published journals in this database are included in the main library search
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Description

Heinonline is a full-text, searchable archive of law journals. US titles dominate but an increasing number from the UK and other jurisdictions are included. In most cases coverage starts from the first issue of a journal. Pages appear as they would in the original hardcopy including all charts, graphs, and photographs.

Coverage

The very latest issues of journals may not be available due to licensing restrictions. Hein call this a 'moving wall' and these journals are added when the next issues are published. Subject area: Law.

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HeinOnline

 

 

 

Historic England (formerly English Heritage)

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Description

Historic England carries out ground-breaking research on a wide range of subjects from archaeomagnetic dating to animal remains and building investigation to electrical imaging. The series also includes reports commissioned by Historic England but carried out by external organisations. Some of the reports are interim and the opinions expressed in the reports are the author’s and not necessarily those of Historic England.

Coverage

2006 onwards

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  • Find out more about the Historic England, including information about recently published reports and the pre-2006 report series, on the Historic England website
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Publisher

Historic England

 

 

 

Historical Abstracts

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database.
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Description

Historical Abstracts covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history and the history of education. The database provides indexing of more than 1,700 academic historical journals, information about recently published books selected from book reviews and abstracts of doctoral dissertations derived from Dissertation Abstracts International. These are in over 40 languages and date back to 1955.

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

 

 

Historical Texts

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Description

JISC Historical Texts includes the following databases:

  • Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English civil war.
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) includes works on literature, history, religion, law, the fine arts and science. Included are works from women writers of the eighteenth century; collections on the French revolution; and numerous editions of the works of Shakespeare. Multiple editions of each individual work are offered to enable scholars to make textual comparisons of the works. There are digital images of every page of nearly 200,000 titles published during the eighteenth century.
  • The Nineteenth Century books from the British Library Collection contains digitised versions of more than 65,000 first editions from the 19th century, covering philosophy, history, poetry and literature. The collection extends to over 25 million pages of previously rare and inaccessible content, and includes the original typeface and illustrations for each book.

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Various

 

 

 

 

HMIC (Health Management Information Consortium)

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

The Health Management Information Consortium (HMIC) database brings together the bibliographic database of two UK health and social care management organizations: the Department of Health's Library and Information Services (DH-Data) and King’s Fund Information and Library Service. This health management and policy database is an invaluable source of information for health care administrators and managers.

Coverage

1983 onwards

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Publisher

Ovid Technologies

 

 

 

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