Nexis Uni

Nexis Uni (the successor to Lexis Nexis Academic) offers the full text of (many) articles from Dutch and international newspapers and newsmagazines. In addition Nexis Uni provides company information on Dutch and international businesses.

What will you find in Nexis Uni?

  • National news sources from 1990 onwards, for instance de de Volkskrant, NRC Handelsblad, Trouw, het Algemeen Dagblad, Het Parool, De Telegraaf, Het Financieele Dagblad and also (recent volumes of) regional newspapers and some  newsmagazines, including De Groene Amsterdammer, Elsevier Weekblad
  • Foreign news sources such as The Times, The New York Times, Le Monde, El País, but also hundreds of newsmagazines, for instance Fortune, The Economist
  • Company information about Dutch and international businesses, including financial information, annual reports and ownership structures.
  • In addition, Nexis Uni contains mostly American legal sources and caselaw.

How do you search in Nexis Uni?

When you enter a search question in the large search box on the homepage you search all available content in NexisUni in one go. Under the  heading Guided search choose News or search in a specific publication (A publication).

Useful search tips

All sources

Click for an overview of all sources on `menu’ on the homepage and select `all sources’.

Nexis Uni All Sources

How do you search in Dutch newspapers, the use of filters

It is possible to limit your search results to Dutch papers only, for instance. Enter a search under News under Guided search and use the filters in the left-hand column to narrow by publication type (Newspapers) and language (Dutch).

Nexis Uni newspaper filter

If you click on the star, you keep the filters for your next search. By creating an account, you could save your filters for a next search session.Nexis Uni Recent&Favorites

How do you search in a specific newspaper or publication?

In the Guided search you search (in) a specific source.

Nexis Uni Guided Search

How do you search for company information?

You will find and extensive search interface if you click on the picture `Business’ on the homepage.

How to create an account?
  1. From the home page, click on the Sign In | Register link in the top right corner. 
  2. You will be taken to a sign-on page. Click the Create a profile now button. A self-registration form will open. 
  3. Enter your First name, Last name and Email address in the form fields. Middle name is optional. Click Submit.

Do you need more information or help?

Click on `Help’ at the top right of the homepage

Visit the  Nexis Uni Support en Training-pagina. (Partly in English)

Consult Utrecht University databases with (historical) newspapers