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Insurance Law: Law Reviews and Periodicals

Insurance Law Research Guide

Insurance Law Reviews and Periodicals

Connecticut Insurance Law Journal

  • Insurance law journal published by University of Connecticut School of Law.
  • Published twice per year.
  • Available online through the University of Connecticut journal website.
  • Also available on Lexis Advance - Click the "Browse Sources" link above the red search box on the main home screen, then search "Connecticut Insurance Law Journal" in the "Search Sources" box on the left navigation pane.  To search, click on "Connecticut Insurance Law Journal" in the results listing, then click "Add this source to the search."  (Note:  This source is searchable, but is not indexed for browsing).
  • Also available on WestlawNext - Click "Secondary Sources" under "Browse All Content" tab from main screen, then click "Law Reviews & Journals" under "By Type," then "Connecticut" under "By State," then "Connecticut Insurance Law Journal."  (Note:  This source is searchable, but is not indexed for browsing).

Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal

  • Quarterly insurance law journal published by the American Bar Association.
  • Available on Lexis Advance - Click the "Browse Sources" link above the red search box on the main home screen, then search "Tort, Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal" in the "Search Sources" box on the left navigation pane.  To search, click on "Tort, Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal" in the results listing, then click "Add this source to the search."  (Note:  This source is searchable, but is not indexed for browsing).
  • Available on WestlawNext - Click "Secondary Sources" under "Browse All Content" tab from main screen, then click "Law Reviews & Journals" under "By Type," then "Illinois" under "By State," then "Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law."  (Note:  This source is searchable, but is not indexed for browsing).

Periodical Databases

GENERAL LEGAL RESEARCH DATABASES:

WestlawNext

  • In the "Browse All Content" tab on the main home screen, click "Secondary Sources," then "Law Reviews & Journals" (under "By Type").
  • From here, you can search all law reviews and journals at once or limit by national jurisdiction, state or topic.

Lexis Advance

  • From the main home screen, click the down arrow on the left tab underneath the red search box and check "Secondary Sources," and click the down arrow on the right tab underneath the red search box  and check "Insurance Law."
  • Enter search terms and run a search.
  • In the search results screen, click "Law Reviews and Journals" under "Content Type" in the "Narrow by..." left navigation pane.

Bloomberg Law

  • From the main home page, click on the orange tab button along the top of the screen "Legal Analysis and News"
  • A gray sub-tab box will appear.  Click on "BNA Law Reports." 
  • In the "Search BNA Law Reports" box to the right, enter the term "insurance."  All recent BNA Law Reports (which are legal analysis and news authored by BNA) involving insurance will appear in your results list on a new page.

LEGAL PERIODICAL DATABASES:

You may also access the following subscription databases as a current Touro Law student.  Access is available through any computer on campus, or if working remotely, by signing into TLC Web and then accessing the database.

In order to access any of these databases from our library home page, click on the corresponding hyperlink, then scroll down to the database you wish to use, and click on the link to it.  The database should then be available for your use. (If you are working off-campus, please be sure to be signed into TLC Web first.)  If you have any trouble accessing any database, please contact a reference librarian.

Hein Online

  • Provides indexed and searchable access to 11 current and historical insurance law related publications
  • From the main home screen, click "Law Journal Library" under "Subscribed Libraries" in the left navigation pane.
  • Click "Subject" after "Browse by:" in the center of the screen.
  • Scroll down and click the plus sign next to "Insurance" to access all insurance law periodicals.

Index to Legal Periodicals with Full Text (WilsonWeb)

  • National and international coverage and access to scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, book reviews, and more.

Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective (WilsonWeb)

  • Indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States and other countries.
  • Covers annual surveys of the laws of a jurisdiction and federal courts, yearbooks, annual institutes, as well as annual reviews of the work in a given field or topic.

LegalTrac (Gale)

  • Searchable database of major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals.
  • There is a basic search and advanced search option, as well as a search by subject or publication.  For each subject, you can open the "Related Subjects" link for further results.