Nexis Uni™ provides access to full-text news, business and legal publications. Designed for the evolving needs of today’s students, Nexis Uni delivers a streamlined search experience that includes personalization, discovery and collaboration features students want in their research journey. One of the most heavily used databases in higher education, Nexis Uni is available to nearly 2,000 libraries serving over 8 million students and faculty. It is a standard element in many research and information literacy programs.
Nexis Uni provides access to over 10,000 news, business and legal sources. The outstanding news coverage includes deep back files and up-to-the-minute stories in national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news and non-English language sources. This product also includes the LexisNexis Company Dossier module and the renowned Shepard's® Citations Service for all federal and state court cases back to 1789.
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Q: How does Nexis Uni compare to LexisNexis Academic?
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A: The cost will be prorated based on the number of months remaining in the contract period (which runs from July 1 through June 30).
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