This page contains information about health law and bioethics legal periodicals. It is important to remember to search in multiple places to locate journal articles because no one resource is complete.
The information boxes on this page will link to various resources and provide some guidence on how and when to use them for locating articles.
Bar Journals and newsletters can also be a useful research tool. These articles are often less scholarly and more practice-oriented, but can still provide a lot of information on current and emerging issues in the law. These maerials might be especially useful during the topic selection phase of your research.
Below is a list of resources which you can search to locate articles and abstracts on health law and bioethical topics. In addition to popular commercial legal research tools such as Westlaw Next & Lexis Advance, you should also search within the library catalog and other journal-specific collections.
If you are searching within a resource and only find and title entry or abstract look to see is there is a "Discover: UIUC full text linking" box next to your entry. This icon will connect you to those UIUC databases which have a full text of the article or a link to the catalog if it is available in print.
The "discover" icon looks like this
This is a non-exhaustive list of health law and bioethics related journals and legal periodicals.
Annals of Health Law
Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics
Saint Louis University Journal of Health Law & Policy
The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics
These services can be used to access law journals and other legal periodicals.