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LA84 Foundation Digital Archive - Contains Full Text

This database consists of over a score of scholarly journals and Olympic periodicals, providing complete digital archives of these publications back to the end of the nineteenth century. [info]

Coverage:  1883 -
Updated:  Continuously

Lab Tests Online

Lab Tests Online has been designed to help you, as a patient or family caregiver, to better understand the many clinical lab tests that are part of routine care as well as diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of conditions and diseases. [info]

Lab Training Library - Contains Full Text

This collection of training & competency modules covers lab procedures and techniques : Safety, Urinalysis, Phlebotomy, Hematology, Processing, Microbiology, POCT, Chemistry, Blood Banking, Body Fluids, Specimen Transport & Processing, Immunology, Coagulation. [info]

Note(s):  One-time registration required to create username and password needed for ongoing access - CLS students should see their department head; all others may request from the Library

Labor & Employment Law Resource Center - Contains Full Text

Provides a collection of resources to keep informed about case decisions, legislation and regulations concerning labor and employment, including employment discrimination, disabilities law, wage and hour issues, and collective bargaining. [info]

Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Bloomberg Law, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  Varies.
Updated:  Varies.

Labor Relations Week - Contains Full Text


Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Bloomberg Law, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  1987 - present


Open, peer-reviewed database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. [info]

Latin America Data Base - Contains Full Text

The Latin America Data Base (LADB) is an online publisher and information resource that produces three weekly electronic publications (Sourcemex, NotiCen and NotiSur) and maintains an online searchable data base of over 24,000 articles compiled from back issues of LADB publications and other Latin American journals. [info]

Coverage:  Oct. 1986 - present
Updated:  Ongoing

Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC)

Hosted at the University of Texas at Austin and part of the World Wide Web Virtual Library, this is one of the largest and best organized portals to current information about and from Latin America: Mexico, Central America,South America, and the Caribbean, Hispanics. [info]

Latin American Newspapers - Contains Full Text

More than 35 Nineteenth- and Twentieth-century Latin American newspapers. [info]

Coverage:  1805 - 1922
Language:  Spanish,Portuguese

Latin American Newspapers II - Contains Full Text

Latin American Newspapers II is a searchable collection of historical Latin American newspapers. [info]

Coverage:  1822 - 1922
Language:  Spanish

Latin American Newsstand - Contains Full Text

ProQuest Latin American Newsstand provides full-text content in Spanish and Portuguese from 41 newspapers from Puerto Rico and 11 Latin American countries, including Mexico, Argentina, and Brazil. [info]

Note(s):  Some publications are only available from 2005.
Coverage:  1995 - Present
Updated:  updated daily
Language:  English,Spanish,Portuguese

Latin American Periodicals Tables of Contents

Latin American Studies

Latin American Studies covers the entire Latin American region: Mexico, the Caribbean, Central and South America, and the Hispanic culture in the United States. [info]

Access:  On Campus only. Available on Davis Library first floor computers. Ask at Service Desk for assistance. No off campus access.
Coverage:  Volume I: 1970-2002; Volume II: 1986-present.

Latin Americanist Research Resources Project - Contains Full Text

The purpose of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Latin Americanist Research Resources Pilot Project is to create a prototype for fully connected collections for Latin American studies. [info]

Coverage:  Varies

Latino Literature: Poetry, Drama, and Fiction - Contains Full Text

Latino Literature: Poetry, Drama, and Fiction includes 200 novels, hundreds of short stories, 20,000 pages of poetry, and more than 450 plays in English and Spanish (approximately 25% of the collection). [info]

Law360 - Contains Full Text

Law360 is a source for current news and analysis of major legal developments at the state, federal and international levels. [info]

Leadership Library on the Internet - Contains Full Text

Leadership Library provides names and contact information for 400,000 leaders in Congressional, judicial, federal, state and other governmental institutions. [info]


LearningExpress Library

LearningExpress Library provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. [info]

Legal Classics Library - Contains Full Text

This library provides over 4,500 works from some of the greatest legal minds in history, including Joseph Story, Jeremy Bentham, William Blackstone, William Holdsworth, Henry Maine, Frederick William Maitland, Frederick Pollock, Louis Brandeis, Benjamin N. [info]


Find legal and law-related articles from over 1,500 major publications via this database. [info]

Coverage:  1980-present. Coverage of individual titles may vary.

Legislative Information on the Internet

Leibniz: Philosophische Schriften - Contains Full Text

This database includes Philosophische Schriften von Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz. [info]

Letters and Life of Francis Bacon - Contains Full Text

The InteLex Past Masters English Letters database The Letters and Life of Francis Bacon contains the standard edition of The letters and the life of Francis Bacon. [info]

Lexicon of pre-Qin oracle, bronze inscriptions and bamboo scripts / 先秦甲骨金文簡牘詞彙資料庫 - Contains Full Text

An online lexical search tool for pre-Qin oracle, bronze inscriptions and bamboo scripts, this tool is part of the National Taiwan Digital Archives program, which indexes the bamboo scripts from the Warring States period and interconnects them with the pre-Qin bronze inscriptions and the classical literature from pre-Qin to the Han dynasty. [info]

Language:  Chinese

LexisNexis Academic - Contains Full Text

Provides full-text access to general, regional and international news, company news and financial information, legal information, and other topics such as biographical information. [info]

Coverage:  Varies. Some of the files go back to the 1970s
Updated:  Varies. Files may be updated, daily, weekly, monthly or annually, or as material becomes available.

LexisNexis Congressional

LexisNexis for Law Schools - Contains Full Text

LexisNexis for Law Schools is a suite of legal research resources and services that includes the full-text of reported cases, federal and state statutes, and federal and state administrative materials. [info]

Note(s):  For assistance with passwords, contact the Law Library Reference Department, 962-1194.

LexisNexis U. S. Serial Set Maps Digital Collection

Li dai hui yao (歷代會要) - Contains Full Text

Li dai Hui yao (Essential documents and regulations of Chinese dynasties) includes digests of institutional regulations of imperial governments compiled by most of the central courts in China's history. [info]

Coverage:  420 - 1908
Language:  Chinese

Liberation Movement in Africa and African America - Contains Full Text

Composed of FBI surveillance files on the activities of the African Liberation Support Committee and All African People’s Revolutionary Party; this collection provides two unique views on African American support for liberation struggles in Africa, the issue of Pan-Africanism, and the role of African independence movements as political leverage for domestic Black struggles. [info]

Coverage:  1970 - 1985

Library & Information Science Source - Contains Full Text

Library & Information Science Source is a comprehensive full text database created by the merger of the following H.W. [info]

Coverage:  1900 -
Language:  Various

Library and Information Science Abstracts (LISA)

An international abstracting and indexing tool that covers the field of library and information science. [info]

Coverage:  1969-
Updated:  Biweekly

Library Literature and Information Science Retrospective: 1905-1983

Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective indexes 1,200 periodicals retrospectively with citations to over 500,000 articles including book reviews. [info]

Coverage:  1905 - 1983

Library of Congress Country Studies/Area Handbooks

Library of Latin Texts A - Contains Full Text

The Library of Latin Texts –Series A (LLT-A) is drawn from more than 3,200 works attributed to approximately 950 authors. [info]

Not included in Quick E-Book Search

Coverage:  Classical Antiquity - 1965
Updated:  2 times per annum
Language:  Latin

Library of Latin Texts B - Contains Full Text

The Library of Latin Texts—Series B (LLT-B) has as its objective rapid ingestion of Latin titles from antiquity to the modern era . [info]

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text - Contains Full Text

LISTA provides indexing and full text of 550 core journals, 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals in library and information science. [info]


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Life Sciences Law & Industry Report - Contains Full Text

The life sciences industry focuses on the use of advanced and emerging technologies to develop solutions that enhance human health and combat disease. [info]

Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Bloomberg Law, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  -

LILACS Latin American and Caribbean Health Sciences Literature

LILACS database - Latin American and Caribbean Health Sciences Literature - is a cooperative database built by the institutions which integrate the Latin American and Caribbean of Health Sciences Information System. [info]

LINC (Log Into North Carolina) - Contains Full Text

LINC (Log into North Carolina) provides NC statistical data in these broad areas: Population and Housing, Vital Statistics and Health, Social and Human Services, Law Enforcement, Courts, and Corrections, Environment, Recreation, and Resources, Energy and Utilities, Government, Employment and Income, Business and Industry, Agriculture & Transportation. [info]

Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts

Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts covers the international literature dealing with the discipline of linguistics and related language sciences. [info]

Coverage:  1973 -
Updated:  Monthly

Linscott's Directory of Immunological and Biological Reagents - Contains Full Text

Linscott's Directory provides access to more than 110,000 supplier listings of antibodies, assays, cytokines, enzymes, recombinant proteins, tissues, organs and custom services. [info]



Literary Index by Gale

Gale's Literary Index is a master index to the major literature products published by Gale. [info]

Literary Reference Center Plus - Contains Full Text

Literary Reference Center Plus offers a wealth of material with which to study and analyze literature: 31,000 plot summaries, 100,000 critical essays, 140,000 author biographies, 430 literary journals, 605,000 book reviews, 60,000 poems, 15,000 short stories, and 5200 author interviews. [info]


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Literary Research Guide - Contains Full Text

Literary Research Guide,the standard guide in the field, evaluates important reference materials in English studies. [info]

Literary Theory - Contains Full Text

The criteria for the inclusion of works in Literary Theory seek to reflect the diverse material and interests encompassed by the history of literary theory and criticism. [info]

Literature in Context

Literature Online (LION) - Contains Full Text

Contains individual collections of English-language drama for various periods/nationalities. [info]

Literature Resource Center - Contains Full Text

Offers a wealth of critical and biographical information about more than 120,000 authors from the Classical period to the present. [info]

Coverage:  Classical Period to Present
Updated:  Continuously

Literature, Arts, & Medicine Database

The Literature, Arts, & Medicine Database is an annotated bibliography of prose, poetry, film, video and art which was developed to be a dynamic, accessible, comprehensive resource in MEDICAL HUMANITIES, for use in health/pre-health and liberal arts settings. [info]

Updated:  Quarterly

Literaturnaia Gazeta Digital Archive - Contains Full Text

Literaturnaia Gazeta Digital Archive is a full text database, containing searchable and downloadable images of the Russian newspaper Literaturnaia Gazeta from 4/22/1929 to 12/28/2011. [info]

Coverage:  1929 - 2011

LLMC-Digital - Contains Full Text

LLMC is a non-profit cooperative of libraries dedicated to preserving legal titles and government documents, and making copies inexpensively available digitally. [info]

Coverage:  Varies.
Updated:  Monthly.

Locke: The Philosophical Works and Selected Correspondence of John Locke - Contains Full Text

Among other important titles, this database includes An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Two Treatises of Government, Some Thoughts concerning Education, Essays on the Law of Nature (Latin and English translation), and Of the Conduct of the Understanding, published over many years by Oxford University Press. [info]

Language:  English,Latin

Locus Index to Science Fiction

This index is created from the monthly Books Received column in Locus Magazine, edited by Charles N Brown. [info]

Coverage:  1984-present
Updated:  Annually

LOCUS: SIAM's Online Journal Archive - Contains Full Text

LOCUS contains the electronic full text for every SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics) journal article published from the journal's inception through 1996. [info]

Coverage:  1952 - 1996

Loeb Classical Library - Contains Full Text

Founded by James Loeb in 1911, the mission of the Loeb Classical Library has always been to make Classical Greek and Latin literature accessible to the broadest range of readers. [info]

Lord Coke Collection - Contains Full Text

Sir Edward Coke, also known as Lord Coke, was a prominent British jurist and politician of the late 16th to mid-17th centuries. [info]

Los Angeles Times Historical Newspaper - Contains Full Text

The Los Angeles Times, part of the ProQuest Historical Newspapers database, offers hundreds of thousands of pages of full-text and full-image newspaper articles covering the entire publishing history of the newspaper from 1881-1986. [info]

Coverage:  1881 - 1990

Louisville Courier-Journal Historical Newspaper - Contains Full Text

The Louisville Courier-Journal, published in the state's largest city, is a paper of record for Kentucky and regional history. [info]

Coverage:  1830 - 1922

Lyell Collection - Contains Full Text

This resource features full text articles and books from the publications of the Geological Society of London including: Journal of the Geological Society (1845-present), Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, Special Publications of the Geological Society of London (1964-present), Memoirs of the Geological Society of London, Engineering Geology Special Publications. [info]

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