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Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP)

The Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP) is the preeminent multilingual index to articles and book reviews appearing in nearly 600 legal journals published worldwide.

Overview

About Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP)

Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals is a publication of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), compiled and edited by the IFLP staff at Berkeley Law Library at the University of California.

The Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals is the preeminent multilingual legal journal index to articles and book reviews appearing in nearly 600 legal journals published worldwide. IFLP provides in-depth coverage of not only international law, but also U.S. law, comparative law, common law, civil law, and more. IFLP also analyzes the contents of selected individually published collections of legal essays, Festschriften, Mélanges, and congress reports each year.

About the Database

Hosted in HeinOnline, Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals is composed of more than 375,000 index records, fully searchable by various access points or by keyword. Indexing for IFLP is meticulously maintained by trained legal professionals and law librarians fluent in the language of the journal they index, on behalf of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL).

IFLP truly covers the world, including international law, comparative law, the law of most jurisdictions, Common law, Civil law, and US law.

Included in the Multilingual Index:

  • Fully-searchable indexing from 1985 forward
  • Full-text linking to nearly 62,000 articles and book reviews
  • Access to the digitized version of the entire print Index dating back to 1960
  • ISSN & ISBN linking to your local library catalog or WorldCat
  • OpenURL linking to resources at your library
  • Ability to quickly view all articles indexed by a specific author
  • Ability to save/bookmark index records to a MyHein personal research account

Subjects Included

  • Bankruptcy
  • Corporations
  • Data Protection
  • Energy
  • Family Law
  • Gender Identity
  • Health
  • Homosexuality
  • Inheritance
  • Jurisprudence
  • Labor Law
  • Medical Ethics
  • Patents
  • Securities
  • And more!