Summer Access: Westlaw, Lexis and Bloomberg Law

Posted By on April 23, 2013

BLOOMBERG LAW:
Returning students have unrestricted access over the summer.
Graduating students will continue to have unrestricted access for 6 months after graduation.

If you have not already signed up for Bloomberg Law, go to bloomberglaw.com and “Register for a Law School Account.”

LEXIS ADVANCE:
Returning students have unrestricted access over the summer.
Graduating students will have unrestricted access through July 31st.

If you do not have a Lexis Advance account, or are not sure, contact Marantha Beatty-Brown at marantha.beatty-brown@lexisnexis.com.

WESTLAW:
Returning students: Permitted summer use is for academic work only, e.g., projects for professors, moot court, summer classes, law review/journal work, or unpaid externships/pro bono work done for course credit. Accounts will default to 40 hrs of access in June and 40 hrs in July. Any student needing more must fill out the summer extension form on lawschool.westlaw.com.
Graduating students get 5 hours of access in June and 5 hours in July to assist with studying for the bar.

If you need help using any of these databases, feel free to contact each company’s representatives (Noelle Petruzellimarino, npetruzellim@bloomberg.net; Marantha Beatty-Brown, marantha.beatty-brown@lexisnexis.com;  Bryan McAffee,  bryan.mcaffee@thomsonreuters.com), call their 1-800 numbers, or contact WU Law Reference (reference@wulaw.wustl.edu) for legal research help.

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