The primary mission of the IUC’s Digital library is to evaluate, select organize and provide access to information resources and services that support the students, faculty and staff in the online learning environment. IUC’s Digital library participates in the university’s commitment to support each learner’s success with responsive, caring, relevant and readily available services for a geographically dispersed adult student body by:

  • Promoting life-long learning skills.
  • Meeting the diverse teaching, learning and research needs of students, faculty and staff.
  • Providing information resources and services of the highest quality that support the curriculum in our bachelor, master, doctorate and certificate programs.
  • Providing 24/7 access from anywhere there is an Internet connection.


IUC Subscription-based Catalogues

LexisNexis Academic

BESS Homepage (Piedmont Social and Economic Science Electronic Library)

BESS – Data Base

BESS – Reviews Catalogue

BESS – Online Review

BESS – Source OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development)

BESS – UNCD (United Nations Common Database)

BESS – Free International Institutions Reviews

Italian Online Catalogues

OPAC National Catalogue

OPAC Piemonte

University of Torino

CONSULTALEX | Banca Finanza e Societa’

International Online Catalogues

The British Library

Cambridge University Libraries

Harvard University Libraries

Library of Congress (Washington D.C.)

Oxford University Libraries

Stanford University Libraries

University of Michigan Libraries

University of Toronto Libraries

Yale University Libraries

Search Engines

Cornell Legal Research Engine

EconomicResearch Engine

SSRN eLibrary Database Search

Online Journals / Research Groups


Global Jurist

Encyclopedia of Law and Economics

Other Resources

Quaderni Fiorentini (Università degli Studi di Firenze)

Torino Plurale

Uninomade 2.0: where the separation of theory and political practice is continually put into discussion