A-Z Database List

Find the best Law Library databases for your research. Unless otherwise noted, databases are available University-Wide. More databases are available on the University Libraries web page: https://libguides.library.arizona.edu/az.php
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New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.

THE AMERICAN BENCH, since 1977, is the only directory with biographical information for more than 20,000 judges in all levels of federal, state and local courts with jurisdictional, structural and geographical facts on the courts they serve, as provided by federal sources and by the individual states. This comprehensive 3,400­+ page volume set is published annually, and will help you stay abreast of important changes in the judiciary.

-Judge Biographical Section: Judges are arranged alphabetically by state and lists more than 20,000 federal and state judges.
-Judge Alphabetical Name Index: Instant access to all listed judges including titles and courts served.
-Gender Diversity Survey: Illustrates at a glance the distribution of male and female judges, including year to year changes, in both federal and state judiciaries. All judiciaries are further divided by level of jurisdiction.
-Court Profiles: Overview of each court system containing more than 3,000 courts.
-Federal & State Judicial Boundary Maps: Over 100 Federal & State maps provide a thorough overview of the jurisdictional boundaries of the U.S. Courts of Appeals Circuits and the U.S. District Courts as well as selected state courts.

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This free research database offers essential content covering important issues related to race in society today. Essays, articles, reports and other reliable sources provide an in-depth look at the history of race and provide critical context for learning more about topics associated with race, ethnicity, diversity and inclusiveness.

Explore international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events, arranged by topics, subject areas, events and countries.

Managed by UALibraries

A database providing an extensive overview of the history of capital punishment, including Eugene Wanger’s prestigious work on the subject.

OverDrive digital library is a custom collection of ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and graphic novels, primarily intended for recreational reading. 
View the audiobook collection. View the graphic novel collection. 

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Managed by UArizona Libraries


The American Bar Association's Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases provides comprehensive expert analysis of all cases argued before the Supreme Court prior to the arguments. Issues 1-7 summarize the Court's seven argument sessions from October through April and Issue 8 reviews the entire term using statistics, charts, essays, and case summaries.
This collection is devoted to the electoral process: how elections are conducted, the strategy and controversies of political campaigns, how votes are counted, and who is allowed to vote. It contains content on historical and more recent elections, as well as elections conducted both in the United States and from around the world.