Resource of the Month
Each month WSU Libraries' Department of Collection Development features
a "Resource of the Month" designed to highlight some of the library's new, interesting,
under-used, large, unique, or otherwise noteworthy collections and
resources. You can learn more about the "Resource of the Month" on
this website, from the display in the reference area, by attending a
workshop (if available), or by contacting the Reference Desk at
If you are
interested in learning more about a previous "Resource of the Month,"
Campus Research™ is a comprehensive
collection of news, business and law-related information. Regardless of
your discipline--social science, business, pre-law, marketing, political science,
and more--Campus Research has the information to meet your research
This service contains thousands of news databases, including
newspapers, magazines, newsletters, newswires, and broadcast transcripts
which are all arranged geographically and topically and cover virtually every
academic discipline. Hundreds of business, professional and trade
journals, and publications as well as law-related resources including both
primary law and analysis with more law reviews and journals than other
online research services are also included.
Westlaw Campus Research
Workshops in Room 217
11:30 a.m. -
12:30 p.m. -
The workshops are free. For more
information or to register, contact Nan Myers, Government Documents,
Patents and Trademarks Librarian at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-5130.
How Do I
Access Campus Research?
There is a
link on the WSU Libraries' website under Electronic Resources /
Electronic Databases. You have the option of looking for it under
the subject links or the alphabetic links (http://library.wichita.edu/colldev/electrondatabase.htm).
If you are accessing
from off-campus you will be prompted to
enter your myWSU ID number and password for authentication
I Use Campus Research?
Campus Research combines breadth of
news and business information with superior depth in law-related
information. It has experts' analysis from hundreds of law
reviews and journals, encyclopedias and treatises as well as full-text
legislation, regulations and court decisions.
Campus Research provides several
research helpers. Key Numbers classifies points of law logically
and consistently across all U.S. Jurisdictions which simplifies
searching. Using this Key Number system, KeySearch aids in
building a precise query. KeyCite® traces
the history of a case, statute, administrative decision, or regulation
and verifies whether or not it is still good law. StatutesPlus
links to everything that discusses a particular statute.
of Campus Research
News sources organized topically and
Results listed by relevance
Natural Language searching
Campus Research™ Quick Reference Guide:
KeyCite® at a Glance:
For assistance with Campus Research, contact Wichita State University Libraries'
Research Services Desk at 978-3584.