Databases

Bloomberg Law (password required)

A subscription-based service that uses data analytics and artificial intelligence for online legal research.

CCH Environmental Compliance Portfolio*

By using artificial intelligence to make the search process quicker and easier, Wolters Kluwer InView enables legal professionals to be more productive, efficient and accurate.

CCH Nonprofit Organizations Library *

By using artificial intelligence to make the search process quicker and easier, Wolters Kluwer InView enables legal professionals to be more productive, efficient and accurate.

CCH Tax Research Network (via Cheetah)

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: OmniTax Library for Universities and Colleges

Contains CCH's federal and state tax libraries, plus an integrated daily tax news service and a suite of productivity tools and practice aids. Also covers issues related to international taxation, accounting and auditing, financial and estate planning, and nonprofit organizations. Access limited to 35 users.

NOTE: Cheetah is the new platform for CCH resources. Content is still available to use for the foreseeable future on Intelliconnect, the former interface. Users new to CCH are encouraged to begin their research with Cheetah.

CCH Tax Research Network (via Intelliconnect)

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: OmniTax Library for Universities and Colleges

Contains CCH's federal and state tax libraries, plus an integrated daily tax news service and a suite of productivity tools and practice aids. Also covers issues related to international taxation, accounting and auditing, financial and estate planning, and nonprofit organizations. Access limited to 35 users.

NOTE: Intelliconnect is the older platform for CCH. The resource is also offered on the Cheetah platform, which is due to replace Intelliconnect at some future date (TBD). Cheetah includes the same content as Intelliconnect, but in an enhanced interface with more searching and browsing capabilities. Users new to CCH are encouraged to begin their research with Cheetah.

This is where the Standard Federal Tax Reporter can be accessed.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)*

This database includes:

  • Over 180,000 titles (200,000 volumes)
  • Includes books, pamphlets, essays, broadsides and more
  • Based on the English Short Title Catalogue
  • Works published in the UK during the 18th century plus thousands from elsewhere
Primarily in English - also includes other languages

Fastcase (password required)

Lawyers, law firms, and bar associations across the country trust Fastcase to provide them with comprehensive access to the law through an innovative and award-winning platform. We help forward-thinking lawyers navigate the law faster and smarter, to democratize legal services.

HeinOnline*

HeinOnline is a premier online database containing more than 188 million pages and 292,000 titles of historical and government documents in a fully searchable, image-based format.

Law360 (must be in law school building to access)

With over 1.5 million newsletter recipients each day, Law360 is a trusted news source for legal professionals, business leaders and government officials.

Lexis (password required)

LexisNexis Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of legal, regulatory and business information and analytics that help customers increase productivity, improve decision-making and outcomes, and advance the rule of law around the world.

National Consumer Law Center Digital Library*

The complete text of all NCLC treatises is now available updated and online. This site integrates everything you need: chapters, appendices, supplemental pleadings, primary sources, practice tools, search, a bookstore, and more.

PACER (U.S. District Court, Montana) (available to UM students and faculty only)

The U.S. District Court for the District of Montana Electronic Document Filing System is for use by attorneys and firms participating in the electronic filing system.

Proquest Congressional (U.S. Congressional)

ProQuest provides applications and products for libraries. Its resources and tools support research and learning, publishing and dissemination, and the acquisition, management and discovery of library collections.

Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Digital Library*

The Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Digital Library provides an online searchable library containing all papers published in conjunction with the Foundation’s Annual and Special Institutes and original articles published in the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Journal.

SSRN Legal Scholarship Network
SSRN´s eLibrary provides 950,733 research papers from 503,172 researchers in more than 55 disciplines.

Westlaw (password required)

Westlaw is an online legal research service and proprietary database for lawyers and legal professionals available in over 60 countries.

West Study Aids

West Academic Study Aids is provided to you by your law school library. The content includes our audio lectures and interactive Exam Pro practice questions that let you prepare for multiple choice exams.

Yearbook of International Environmental Law*

The Yearbook of International Environmental Law was established in 1990 and since then has become a renowned publication. YIEL is a vital source of information and analysis in the crucial and rapidly evolving field that is environmental law.

*Databases with asterisks next to them are available to all users who are on the UM-Missoula campus. They are also accessible to UM students, faculty and staff via remote access. If you are not on campus, when you click on the link you will be prompted to enter your UM NetID (xx123456) and password. If you do not have a UM NetID, you are not eligible to access these databases.

Security reminder:  Remote users will remain logged in to all UM systems until the browser is closed. To maintain your security, close the browser at the end of your session.