Tag Archives: Westlaw

Save the Date for Law Library Fest!

As part of 1L orientation, the Law Library invites all members of the law school community to stop in and participate in a fest from 10 AM to 4 PM on Monday August 19th! Vendor tables representing Westlaw, Lexis Advance … Continue reading

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Summer Access to Library Resources

By Stephen Wolfson 1. Bloomberg Law All non-graduating student will have access to Bloomberg Law throughout the summer. You don’t need to do anything to extend your access and you can use Bloomberg Law as normal. Graduating students will have access … Continue reading

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Westlaw Edge: New Look

By T.J. Striepe As you might have noticed, Westlaw has transitioned to Westlaw Edge starting in 2019.  All of the same Westlaw content is still available but the new platform will utilize more AI technology in its search functions. The … Continue reading

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Summer Access to Databases

For Returning Students You can use Thomson Reuters products, including Westlaw, Practical Law, and the Practice Ready solutions, over the summer for non-commercial research. You can turn to these resources to gain understanding and build confidence in your research skills, … Continue reading

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Music Law Resources with Michelle Davis

The 8th annual Protect Athens Music conference is happening today at the 40 Watt Club in downtown Athens. As joint effort of the School of Law’s Sports and Entertainment Law Society and Terry College’s Music Business Program, the event brings … Continue reading

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Resource Spotlight: Practice Point

The Law Library has recently added access to Practice Point. This Westlaw tool designed for transactional attorneys combines Practical Law with Westlaw resources. This database is organized by transactional task, practice area or by content type. It provides attorneys with … Continue reading

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A Best Friend for WestlawNext

Did you ever find yourself wishing WestlawNext had features like providing Bluebook citations, links to free document sources, and the ability to share items via social media? Well, a law student at the UC Berkeley School of Law did. This … Continue reading

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