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LexisNexis & ProQuest (Congressional Information Service)

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In Fall 2010 ProQuest purchased a number of the products that have historically been offered by LexisNexis. LYRASIS will be working with both LexisNexis and ProQuest-Government Information Services to process orders and renewals for the following databases during the 2018-2019 term. 

LexisNexis Products

  • LexisNexis Nexis Uni (formerly Academic Universe) - Nexis Uni provides access to full-text news, business and legal publications. Designed for the evolving needs of today's students, Nexis Uni delivers a streamlined search experience that includes personalization, discovery and collaboration features students want in their research journey. Nexis Uni is available to nearly 2,000 libraries serving over 8 million students and faculty. (NexisUni Support & Training)
  • LexisNexis Library Express - Around the world, professionals in business, law and government turn to the LexisNexis services for their critical research needs millions of times every day. They know LexisNexis sets the standard for powerful, precise and authoritative results.
  • LexisNexis Scholastic - LexisNexis Scholastic provides news, legal reasearch, legislation and statistics for high school students.
  • LexisNexis State Capital - LexisNexis State Capital allows users to access documents and compare legislation from all 50 state capitals in the U.S.

ProQuest (Congressional Information Service)  Products

  • ProQuest Congressional Base Edition, 1970-Present
  • ProQuest Congressional Indexes 1789-1969
  • ProQuest Congressional Statutes-at-Large
  • ProQuest Government Periodicals Index
  • ProQuest Statistical Insight Tables (Formerly Statistical Base Edition & Statistical Research Tables - now one module)
  • ProQuest Statistical Insight ASI Abstracts
  • ProQuest Statistical Insight SRI Abstracts
  • ProQuest Statistical Insight IIS Abstracts
  • ProQuest Statistical DataSets (**National-level data from the China Data Center included)
  • ProQuest Statistical DataSets - Additional China Data (**Sub-national data--by Chinese province, county, and municipality)
  • ProQuest Statistical DataSets - Additional EASI Data



Renewal subscription orders:  Renewal orders must be received on or before May 15, 2018. Renewal forms received after May 15, 2018 may result in an interruption of service.

To Place a New Order:

Please print out and complete the Order Form.

New subscription orders:  Please also print out and sign the Subscriber Terms and Conditions. (Note: The Subscriber Terms and Conditions governing new subscriptions does not include express permission for use by walk-ins.  This permission must be negotiated with LexisNexis on a case-by-case basis if the subscriber wants it.)  A Tax Exempt Certificate must be submitted for all new orders.

Renewal orders: Customized renewal agreements will be sent to current subscribers in early April. Libraries that already have a Subscriber Terms and Conditions on file do not have to complete a new license agreement at renewal.  Subscriber Terms and Conditions automatically renew when a library commits to renewing their LexisNexis service.

Mail the signed forms to: Susan Knisely, Nebraska Library Commission, 1200 N Street, Suite 120, Lincoln, NE 68508-2023.  If you prefer you may fax these documents to Susan Knisely at 402-471-2083. 

Tech Support:

Call tech support at 800-897-3419.

IP Changes/setup: Call tech support at 800-897-3419 or use the support form. You will be asked for your Billgroup/Account number. If you need to find out what this number is please contact Susan Knisely

Usage statistics: Usage statistics are available at Usage statistics are updated by approximately the 15th of the month with the previous month's usage data. If you have questions, please contact LexisNexis Customer Service at 800-543-6862.

Licensing: (PDF April 21, 2004)


If a library renews their subscription and subsequently cancels the subscription, they will be financially liable for any usage up to the time of the cancellation -- no exceptions.

Law Schools cannot subscribe in conjunction with a main campus library. Law School subscriptions must be submitted separately.

LexisNexis Pricing:

Academic Libraries (July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019)

LexisNexis Nexis Uni* (formerly LexisNexis Academic)

  • Renewals: All existing subscribers receive a 3% incease over their cost for the 2017-2018 subscription year.

  • New Subscriptions:

    • Academic institutions with < 22,000 FTEs: $2.05 per FTE, with a minimum FTE of 500

    • Academic institutions with 22,000+ FTEs: $1.99 per FTE

    • Pricing for brand new community college subscribers for 2018-2019:

      • Community Colleges with up to 2,000 FTE: $1,053.00

      • Community Colleges with FTE at 2,001 to 10,000 FTE: $3,158.00

      • Community Colleges over 10,000 FTE: $10,530.00

* Available to colleges & universities only; law libraries excluded from this offer.

State Capital

  • Renewals: All existing subscribers receive a 3% increase over their cost for the 2018-2019 subscription year.

  • New Subscriptions: $0.41 per FTE (minimum FTE of 1,500 / maximum FTE of 27,000)

Public Libraries (July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019)

Library Express

  • < 50,000 pop served: $4,879.00

  • 50,001 - 100,000 pop served: $7,806.00

  • 100,001 - 250,000 pop served: $9,758.00

  • 250,001 - 500,000 pop served: $19,516.00

  • 500,001 - 1,000,000 population served $34,153.00

State Capital (New and Renewal)

  • Population served < 100,000: $1,075.00

  • Population served at 100,001 to 250,000: $1,416.00

  • Population served at 250,001 to 500,000: $1,700.00

  • Population served over 500,000: $2,830.00

Secondary School

LexisNexis Pricing for Schools, Grades 7-12 (July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019)
LexisNexis Scholastic Network Price
1-250 Students* $1,597.00
251-500 Students* $1,917.00
501-799 Students* $2,131.00
800+ Students* $2,237.00
District wide enrollment < 800 $6,728.00
Districe wide enrollment 800+ $8,357.00
* Based on enrollment in grades 7-12 only  
LexisNexis Library Express (District/County) Network Price
1-799 Students* $6,532
800+ Students* $8,113
* Based on enrollment in grades 7-12 only  
LexisNexis Library Express (Individual Building/Private) Network Price
1-799 Students* $2,270
800+ Students* $2,815
* Based on enrollment in grades 7-12 only  

For more information, contact Databases.