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Key databases in your subject area

The two most comprehensive legal databases are Lexis Library and Westlaw UK. These contain a vast amount of information, including legislation and case law from a number of jurisdictions, hundreds of full-text journals, and an extensive selection of legal texts. 

Most people develop a preference for one database over the other, and provided you find what you are looking for, it doesn't really matter which you use. However, although there is considerable overlap between the two, it's important to realise that no single database will provide you with everything you need, and it's well worth spending time learning how to use both effectively.