Welcome to the National Subject Matter Index Database

The National Subject Matter Index (NSMI) provides a centralized, comprehensive taxonomy of topics for the legal aid community by which documents and data can be indexed.

The NSMI is an index of key types of content that live on legal aid organizations websites. By adding the NSMI it allows others to easily find and share information on your site. The NSMI also helps you find similar content on other websites.

This site offers various features and tools for the NSMI. Such as:

View and browse the full listing. You can also search by name or problem code of the NSMI.

Download the full or partial listings in various formats: CSV, XML, and a Drupal specific version.

Send us additions that may be helpful to have in the NSMI.