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HeinOnline's Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals now available through DCLI

 

DCLI recently added HeinOnline's new INDEX TO FOREIGN LEGAL PERIODICALS to its collection of electronic resources. This resource is now available for all School of Law students and faculty to use. Please click on the following link to access this resource on campus:

http://heinonline.org/HOL/Index?collection=iflp&set_as_cursor=clear

HeinOnline can be accessed from off-campus, by logging-in with your name and 16-digit ID number which can be found on your Duquesne ID Card. Please see the below product description for more information.

In conjunction with the American Association of Law Libraries and the Berkeley Law Library, at the University of California Berkeley, HeinOnline is pleased to introduce the availability of the Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP).

The Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals is the preeminent multilingual index to articles and book reviews appearing in more than 500 legal journals published worldwide. It provides in-depth coverage of public and private international law, comparative and foreign law, and the law of all jurisdictions other than the United States, the UK, Canada, and Australia. The IFLP also analyzes the contents of about eighty individually published collections of legal essays, Festschriften, Mélanges, and congress reports each year.

The IFLP in HeinOnline includes:

  • Nearly 300,000 index records consisting of more than 265,000 articles and 31,000 book reviews across more than 500 periodicals.
  • Indexing from 1985 forward, fully searchable by various access points or by keyword.
  • Links to the full text of more than 34,000 articles and book reviews in more than 100 periodicals that are available in HeinOnline.
  • Unlimited concurrent usage, meaning your entire organization can access IFLP at the same time!
  • ISSN & ISBN linking to your local library catalog or WorldCat.
  • Ability to quickly view all articles indexed by a specific author.
  • Ability to save/bookmark index records to a MyHein personal research account.

PLUS, access to the digitized version of the entire print Index dating back to 1960!

DCLI Thanksgiving & Exam Hours

Extended hours of operation for exams are Monday, November 28 - Monday, December 19. The Center will be open 7:30 a.m. - 2 a.m., Monday through Sunday, during this period. Also, DCLI will be open on Thursday, December 8, the Immaculate Conception holy day.

Thanksgiving Break
November 24 - November 27

Wednesday, November 23

7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

 Thursday, November 24 and
Friday, November 25

CLOSED

Saturday, November 26

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Sunday, November 27

12 p.m. - 12 a.m.

Exam Hours
November 28 - December 19

 Monday - Sunday

 7:30 a.m. - 2 a.m.

Thursday, Dec. 8 - The Immaculate Conception - DCLI will be OPEN

 

Please visit the DCLI hours page to view a complete schedule of operation, including Thanksgiving Break, Exams Period, Christmas Break, and the Interim Period.

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