law journals


Westlaw contains articles from several hundred law reviews. Coverage begins in the 1980s or 1990s, depending on the journal. You can use either natural language or terms and connectors searching. You can limit your search to an individual journal, or search all of the journals. Access to Westlaw is limited to members of the law school community. The law library does have a public Westlaw terminal available for use in the library.

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Mississippi Law Journal

Here you will find links to online databases and indexes containing full text, abstracts, or citations to law related articles in journals, magazines, and similar publications.
Articles published in scholarly journals, such as law journals or law reviews, tend to be longer and more theoretical. They are typically heavily footnoted. Articles in practice oriented publications, such as bar journals or legal newspapers, tend to be shorter and more practical. They are typically lightly footnoted.