Westlaw is a legal research system that makes searches more intuitive and efficient. Search options include advanced searching, plain language searching, KeyCite, and an extensive narrow feature. Our subscription allows access to California & Federal primary law as well as many secondary resources published by West. Most results may be printed, downloaded, or emailed.
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Westlaw eLearning Materials – webpage with “how-to” videos and a Legal Topic Guide
Lexis Research System provides an expansive collection of online content. Search options include advanced searching, plain language searching, and Shepard’s citations. Our subscription allows access to California & Federal primary law as well as many secondary resources published by Lexis. Most results may be printed, downloaded, or emailed.
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Powerful online research of CEB practice guides. Our subscription includes digital versions of most of our print collection. Search options allow per legal topic and print title. Results can be printed.
State trial court research + analytics platform w/ AI insights on judges, opposing counsel, motions, dockets, and more. Use this source to find real examples of various types of motions and verdict amounts by jurisdiction. Users may search by issue, party, judge, or motion type. Court documents are available as PDFs with the ability to download, print, or share via email. Users can also view state codes, statutes, and regulations and set email alerts on cases, parties, judges, or topics to stay up to date on pending actions.
Trellis Research Knowledge Base – webpage with video tutorials, search basics, and research tips
Fastcase.com is the leading next-generation legal research service that puts a comprehensive national law library and powerful searching, sorting, and data visualization tools at your fingertips. Access cases, statutes, regulations, court rules, constitutions, and a variety of other primary law documents for all 50 states.
Access ends 12/31/2023
You can access Fastcase by contacting staff at 951-368-0368
Fastcase also provides free, online webinars
EBSCOhost is the world’s most-used reference resource. Our subscription includes digital versions of NOLO Press items including forms on a wide range of legal topics accessible in the library or remotely.
You can access EBSCOhost at home by contacting staff at 951-368-0368
HeinOnline is the world’s largest image-based legal research collection and contains more than nine centuries of legal history. All content is image-based in PDF format just as they appear in the original print copy, thus preserving the authenticity of the hard copy in a digital environment.
For home access to Hein, please contact staff at 951-368-0368
The VitalLaw search structure and enriched content organizes legal information topically, putting content in context so you can quickly understand and advise on today’s most complex matters.
For home access to Wolters Kluwer’s VitalLaw click here to create a user ID. You will receive a welcome email from Wolters Kluwer once your account is created.
Forms WorkFlow offers the largest forms database in the country. It streamlines the management and use of forms and provides instant access to a centralized library of more than 60,000 forms including official electronic court forms, corporate, regulatory, and legal forms. Forms can be downloaded as fillable Word or PDF files.
LegalTrac indexes law review articles and much more. Many full-text articles are available. Coverage of more than 1500 major law reviews. LegalTrac is updated daily with coverage starting from 1980.
For home access to LegalTrac, please contact staff at 951-368-0368
LLMC is a non-profit cooperative of libraries dedicated to preserving legal titles and government documents on film, while making copies inexpensively available either in microfiche format or digitally through its on-line service LLMC-Digital. LLMC provides libraries with a reliable, budget-friendly source of film and/or digital replacement when their older, physically deteriorating books become too burdensome to store given diminished use.
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