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Further informationU.K. Parliamentary Papers (ProQuest)
Full-text access to House of Commons sessional papers from 1715 to the present, with supplementary material back to 1660. View the list under Advanced Search to see the collections available to the Library.
Public accessUC Press E-Books Collection
This database includes open-access titles from academic presses on a range of topics, including art, science, history, music, religion, and fiction.
Public accessUCDP Conflict Encyclopedia
Provides in-depth information on war and minor conflict, non-state conflicts and one-sided violence since the 1970s.
Further informationUK & Ireland Database (ProQuest)
This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals published in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The subjects cover major areas of study, including business, science, technology, engineering, social sciences, education, and humanities.
Public accessUK Government Publications
Search and browse official publications from the UK government including consultation documents, corporate reports, policy and guidance, and command and act papers.
Public accessUN iLibrary
A global search, discovery, and viewing source for digital content created by the United Nations. Note: Select the "Read" option ("PDF" option is not available).
Further informationUnderground and Independent Comics: Volume I (Alexander Street)
A primary source database focusing on adult comic books and graphic novels. Beginning with the first underground comix from the 1960’s to the works of modern artists, this collection also includes interviews, criticism, and journal articles that document this artform.
Public accessUNILEX
A database of international case law and bibliography on the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts and on the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) - two international instruments for the regulation of international commercial transactions.
Public accessUniversity of Minnesota Human Rights Library
A collection of core human rights documents, including human rights treaties and other primary international human rights instruments. The site also provides access to links and a unique search device for multiple human rights sites. Documents are available in nine languages - Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Swedish.
Public accessUnreported Judgments Index
Identifies unreported NZ court judgments, held in the University of Otago Law Library, that represent the teaching and research interests of the Faculty of Law.
Public accessUNZ.org
Free hosted or linked content including periodicals, books, and videos.
Further informationUPCC Book Collections (Project MUSE)
Provider of digital humanities and social science content for the scholarly community. The library subscribed content includes: Archaeology and Anthropology, Film, Theatre and Performing Arts, Global Cultural Studies, Higher Education, History, Literature, Philosophy and Religion, Poetry, Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction, Political Science, and Policy Studies.
Further informationUpToDate
A clinical reference tool providing specific, practical recommendations for diagnosis and treatment. Users are required to accept licence conditions. Online demo available. Access is available on-campus for staff and students. Off-campus access is available for students via the Student Desktop. Dunedin Medical students also have a link through the relevant landing page in Moodle.
Public accessUS Code (LII)
A database providing the current text of the United States Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). (University of Otago Law Library has the annotated print version)
Public accessUS Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
The codification of the general and permanent rules and regulations (sometimes called administrative law) published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the federal government of the United States. The CFR is published in an unofficial format online on the Electronic CFR website.
Public accessUS Congress
The official website for U.S. federal legislative information. The site provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public. Access in full-text the Legislation of the U.S. Congress, the Congressional Record and related information.
Public accessUS Law by State (LII)
The LII collection of state legal materials gathers, state by state, Internet-accessible sources of the constitutions, statutes, judicial opinions, and regulations for the fifty states, plus D.C., and the U.S. territories and affiliated jurisdictions.
Further informationUS Newsstream (ProQuest)
This database enables users to search the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives featuring newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites in active full-text format.
Public accessUS Supreme Court Decisions (LII)
A database of the full-text of all US Supreme Court decisions since 1990, plus selected earlier decisions of importance. (University of Otago Law Library also holds the print format)
Public accessUSDA Forest Service Southern Research Station Publications
A collection of research publications available in electronic format from the United States Department of Agriculture.