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LANIC (Latin American Network Information Center)

One of the largest guides for Latin American content on the Internet from the Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies (LLILAS) at the University of Texas at Austin.

Legal Information Resource Center

Offers the everyday user the necessary tools and detailed “how-to” instructions covering a wide-range of legal issues. Contains hundreds of full-text publications and thousands of legal forms,

LegalTrac

Provides indexing for approximately 875 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. Also contains law-related articles from over 1,000 additional business and general interest titles.

Lexis Nexis

Provides full-text documents from over 5900 news, business, legal, medical and reference publications.

LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) Life

Contains indexing and abstracts for more than 80 LGBT-specific core periodicals. Disciplines covered include civil liberties, culture, employment, family, history, politics, psychology, religion, sociology and more.

Liberator

The Liberator was a weekly newspaper published by William Lloyd Garrison in Boston, Massachusetts. The newspaper was a mighty force from the beginning and became the most influential newspaper in the antebellum, antislavery crusade. After the end of the Civil War in December, 1865, Garrison published his last issue of the Liberator, announcing “my vocation as an abolitionist is ended.” After thirty-five years and 1,820 issues, Garrison did not fail to publish a single issue. He spent his last 14 years campaigning for woman´s suffrage, pacifism and temperance.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract (LISTA) indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.

LION (Literature Online)

A library of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 361 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources.

Literature Criticism Online

Provides easy access to  a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres: Contemporary Literary Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Shakespeare Criticism, Literature Criticism 1400-1800, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Drama Criticism, and Dictionary of Literary Biography.

LLBA (Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts)

Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Complete coverage is given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics.