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Databases for Maritime Law Research
Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis Academic)
Includes full-text federal and international laws; federal & state cases or codes, and law review articles covering maritime issues. Note: Turn off pop-up blockers.
Journals & Magazines & Newsletters
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Information from MARAD
The Maritime Administration’s mission is to foster and promote the U.S. Merchant Marine and the American maritime industry to strengthen the maritime transportation system -- including landside infrastructure, the shipbuilding and repair industry, and labor -- to meet the economic and national security needs of our Nation.
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Wall Street Journal
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Reference books can't be checked out, but use our copier.
Admiralty and maritime law by
Call Number: REF KF1104 .S36 2004
Admiralty in a Nutshell, 6th by
Call Number: REF KF1105 .M34 2010
Dictionary of Maritime and Transportation Terms by
Call Number: REF V23 .M645 2005
International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea by
Call Number: REF K4163.32 .A2 2004
Maritime Affairs - World Handbook : A Reference Guide for Modern Ocean Policy and management by
Call Number: REF K1150 .M36 1991
Modern Marine Engineer's Manual by
Call Number: REF VM600 .M65 1999
Ship to shore : a dictionary of everyday words and phrases derived from the sea by
Call Number: REF PE1583 .J43 2004
Power at Sea by
Call Number: VA10 .R75 2007
Vol. 1: The Age of Navalism
Vol. 2: The Breaking Storm
Vol. 3: A Violent Peace
Steam Turbine Fundamentals (U.S. Navy Training Film)
Safety at Sea - Dangerous Goods at Seas, Part 2 (The Merchant Navy Training Board, 1990)
Use Books on Maritime
The following books can be checked out from our Library.
The Abandoned Ocean: a History of United States Maritime Policy by
Call Number: VK23 .G53 1999
Terror on the Seas: True Tales of Modern-Day Pirates by
Call Number: G535 .S434 2009
Shiphandling for the mariner by
Call Number: VK543 .M23 1995
Troubleshooting Marine Diesel Engines by
Call Number: VM770 .C68 1998
A densely illustrated, hands-on guide to diesel engine maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair.
Applied Naval Architecture by
Call Number: VM156 .Z83 1996
Marine Engineering Economics and Cost Analysis by
Call Number: VM600 .H93 1995
Maritime archaeology : a reader of substantive and theoretical contributions by
Call Number: CC77 .U5 M366 1998
Modern Marine Salvage by
Call Number: VK1491 .M53 1996
The Business of Shipping by
Call Number: HE571 .K4 2001
The U. S. Coast Guard's War on Human Smuggling by
Call Number: JV6455 .N63 2011
Publication Date: 2011-05-01