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									               Lexis-Nexis Academic


             Your gateway to a wealth of
                     information




Presentation by Teri B. Weil, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, August 2004
          What is Lexis Nexis Academic?

LexisNexis® Academic provides searchable access to a
comprehensive spectrum of full-text information from over 5,600
sources. These sources include:
   • National and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast
     transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources
   • U.S. Federal and state case law, codes, regulations, legal news, law
     reviews, and international legal information
   • Shepard’s® Citations for all U.S. Supreme Court cases back to 1789
   • Business news journals, company financial information, SEC filings
     and reports, and industry and market news
    Accessing Lexis Nexis Academic

1. Go to the Library’s homepage at
   http://www.umes.edu/fdl
2. Click on the link for Databases (Find articles, full
   text, and more)
3. Select the Multidisciplinary category
4. Click on the link for Lexis Nexis Academic
Shared Governance
The Results
Displays a numbered list
with each search word in
context surrounded by             Provides the
about five words.                 complete text of the
                                  documents in your
                                  search results.




                      The KWIC format helps
                      you quickly determine
                      whether or not a document
                      applies to your research
                      topic.
Printing, Emailing, or Saving Results

After you have selected the record you want, it is easy to print, email,
or save it

								
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