Robert C. Berring,
Full-Text Databases and Legal Research: Backing into the Future, 1
High Tech. L.J.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.berkeley.edu/facpubs/398
Emergence and growth of legal databases, especially LEXIS, produced by Mead Data Central, and WESTLAW, produced by West Publishing Company; some of the "practical problems inherent in full-text searching and in making each lawyer his or her own on-line researcher."