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Cambridge books online
Coverage: Provides access to books from Cambridge University Press, covering subjects from all disciplines across science, technology and medicine, as well as humanities and social sciences.
Note: UC has access to only a small number of titles. Click the "Access to" link at the top of CBO to view these or restrict search to "Cambridge Library Collection"
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Cambridge histories online
Coverage: Provides access to the texts of the Cambridge Histories series. Includes American, British and Pacific history, Language and linguistics, Literary studies, Music, Philosophy, Political and social theory, Religious studies, Theatre studies and performing arts and Warfare.
Date range: Cambridge Histories Online Archive to end of 2012
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Cambridge Journals Online
Coverage: Provides full-text online access to electronic journals published by Cambridge University Press. Covers humanities, social sciences and the sciences. Register to receive alerts regarding articles of interest as well as tables of contents for journals of interest.
Publication types: Journal literature
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Canadian abridgment digests
Coverage: The ABRIDGMENT database contains over 430,000 case digests or summaries, of issues decided by the Canadian courts and administrative tribunals from the early 1800's to the present.
Date range: 1803 - Updated daily
Note: Find under "Law source" tab on Westlaw or use Westlaw database identifier: ABRIDGMENT
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Canadian encyclopedic digest
Coverage: The CED database contains the full text of the Canadian Encyclopedia Digest (Western and Ontario), Third Editions, and provides a comprehensive statement of the law of Ontario and the four western provinces - provincial, federal and common law - as derived from the case law and legislation.
Date range: Updated monthly
Note: Find under "Law source" tab on Westlaw or use Westlaw database identifier: CED
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Canadian poetry
Coverage: Contains more than 19,000 poems by 177 poets, from the eighteenth century to the early twentieth.
Help: Complete contents
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Coverage: CaseBase ia a comprehensive case citator and annotator, covering more than 60 Australian and overseas report series, and the unreported decisions of the High Court, Federal and Supreme Courts of all Australian states and territories. Also provides references to journal articles and cited legislation. Australia/International
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CBCA business
Coverage: Canadian Business, Finance and Economics - articles from trade journals, general business publications, academic journals, topical journals and professional publications.
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CCH Australian & NZ insurance law
Coverage: Online version of the following CCH loose-leaf services: Australian and New Zealand insurance reporter, and Australian and New Zealand life insurance reporter.
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CCH New Zealand (IntelliConnect)
Coverage: Provides access to commentary, case law and legislation in a variety of areas, including: tax, employment law, company law, health and safety, business law, property and conveyancing, trusts, e-commerce law, customs and duties, sales and marketing. Legislation includes: bills, acts, regulations, orders, notices, repealed legislation, determinations, and double tax agreements. New Zealand/Australia
Date range: Updated continuously.
Publication types: Legislation, cases, commentary.
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CCH New Zealand eBooks Collection
Publication types: books
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Census data, 2006
Coverage: Includes final 2006 Census data.
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Chicago journals
Coverage: Consists of 50 multidisciplinary titles spanning the humanities, business, economics, law, field sciences, and health sciences. The package also includes important journals in key sciences fields of astronomy, biological sciences, botany & plant sciences, geology, and zoology.
Publication types: Journals
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Child law
Coverage: Contains information on: care and protection, youth justice, out of home care of children, custody and access, wardship, child abduction, child support, adoption, paternity, surrogacy, and related legislation. New Zealand
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Child welfare information gateway
Coverage: Provides information on the prevention, identification and treatment of child abuse and neglect and related child welfare issues. Access is available to a Documents database and a National organizations database.
Publication types: Journals, books, reports, theses, conference proceedings, legislative hearings.
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Coverage: Reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education.
Date range: 1988-
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CINAHL with full text
Coverage: Provides full text for all areas of nursing and allied health literature. In addition to full text, offers indexing and abstracts for nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and allied health disciplines. Also offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters.
Date range: 1981-
Publication types: Journal literature
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City plan online
Coverage: Access to the information contained in the Christchurch City Plan, including the planning maps, with links to legal definitions and links from maps to relevant parts of the Plan.
Date range: 1999- Updated quarterly.
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Civil procedure - district courts and tribunals
Coverage: Contains legislation and commentary relating to the District Courts Act and Rules and the Disputes Tribunal Act; practice notes; precedents; drafting guidelines; checklists; and comparative tables. New Zealand
Date range: 1995-
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Civil procedure cases
Coverage: Contains reported and unreported case records, sourced from a variety of New Zealand Courts and Tribunals and includes the Procedure Reports of New Zealand series. New Zealand
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The Cochrane library
Coverage: Consists of a collection of seven evidence-based medicine databases. Includes systematic reviews from the Cochrane Collaboration, which present research on the effects of healthcare.
Date range: Updated quarterly
Help: How to use the Cochrane Library
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Coverage: Contains abstracts of articles published in the primary professional literature of the communications field.
Date range: 1949-
Publication types: Journals
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Commercial cases
Coverage: Contains a selection of full-text cases relating to commercial law including all cases reported in the Trade and Competition law reports.
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Commercial law in New Zealand
Coverage: Contains comprehensive and up-to-date commentary on personal property, consumer guarantees, secured transactions, and competition law.
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The community archive
Coverage: Search archival collections held in museums, local government bodies, libraries, historical societies, community repositories, and in-house business, educational, religious and sporting archives throughout New Zealand.
Publication types: Archives.
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Company and securities cases
Coverage: Includes all Privy Council, Court of Appeal, High Court and District Court cases relating to company and securities law the publishers have received from the Courts since 1986 and a less comprehensive selection of earlier cases. New Zealand
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Company law
Coverage: Provides a selection of Acts and Regulations pertinent to company law and related topics in New Zealand.
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Compendex (Engineering village 2)
Coverage: Access to engineering information from the databases Ei Compendex, U.S. patent and trademark office and Website abstracts.
Date range: 1884--
Publication types: Journals, reports, conference proceedings, Websites, patents and standards.
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Computers & applied sciences complete
Coverage: Covers the research and development spectrum of the computing and applied sciences disciplines. It contains collected knowledge on traditional engineering challenges & research, and is a resource for research concerning the business and social implications of new technology. CASC provides indexing and abstracts for more than 2,200 academic journals, professional publications, and other reference sources from a diverse collection. Full text is also available for more than 1,020 periodicals.
Publication types: Journals
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Conference proceedings
Coverage: Provides bibliographic information and author abstracts from papers delivered at prestigious international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions, in a wide range of disciplines ranging from anthropology to zoology.
Date range: 1990-
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Core tax acts
Coverage: New Zealand current and repealed tax legislation
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Counseling and therapy in video
Coverage: Provides an online collection of videos available for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. Sources of the videos are Microtraining Associates, and the University of Manchester Department of Psychiatry and include counseling sessions and demonstrations, consultations, lectures, presentations and interviews.
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Coverage: Provides full text for a collection of engineering handbooks and reference titles from CRC Press. Search across all titles or browse by category. Individual titles open as a PDF file showing the Table of Contents, which can be browsed and has clickable links to each chapter for further viewing.
Publication types: Books
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Criminal cases
Coverage: Includes judgments delivered since 1983 by the Privy Council, Court of Appeal, High Court, and District Court. New Zealand
Date range: 1983-
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Criminal reports of New Zealand
Coverage: Includes cases and judgments from 1986 to present.
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Cross on evidence
Coverage: Cross on evidence is the most substantial and authoritative exposition on the law of evidence in New Zealand. Prominence is given to the leading cases decided by the Court of Appeal and it refers to many decisions both reported and unreported. The Evidence Act 1908 and other relevant statutory material is consolidated and reproduced in full. New Zealand
Date range: 1996-
Special features: Incorporates commentary backlinking - notes appear in the margin in the Legislation infobase that indicate where the commentary references the section, subsection etc.
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Cross-national time-series data archive
Coverage: Statistical data on a wide range of social and economic topics arranged by country
Date range: 1815-
Publication types: statistics
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CRSP US stock database
Coverage: Contains end-of-day and month-end prices on all listed NYSE, Amex, and NASDAQ common stocks along with basic market indices, and includes the most comprehensive distribution information available, with the most accurate total return calculations.
Note: Available at Room 115, Law Building. Click here to book the terminal (you must be on campus to access the booking page). For help, contact the Commerce Librarian.
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Current contents connect
Coverage: Multidisciplinary.
Date range: 1998-
Publication types: Academic journals
Special features: Offers a current awareness alerting service
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