Summer Access for Bloomberg Law, Lexis Advance, and Westlaw - Capital University Law School

Summer Access for Bloomberg Law, Lexis Advance, and Westlaw

  • BLOOMBERG LAW

    Continuing students have unlimited and unrestricted access to Bloomberg Law during the summer.

    Students graduating in May 2018 will continue to have unlimited and unrestricted access to Bloomberg Law for 6 months following graduation.

     

    LEXIS ADVANCE

    Continuing students have unlimited and unrestricted access to Lexis Advance during the summer.

    Students graduating in May 2018 have full access to Lexis Advance through their current, law school-provided Lexis IDs until December 31, 2018. Their ID also grants access to the Graduate Home Page, beginning in August 2018, which will provide information for their careers and job search. ID extension is automatic and no registration is required.

     

    WESTLAW

    Continuing students have full access to Westlaw during the summer up to 60 hours per month for non-commercial research purposes. Examples of permissible uses include the following:

    • Summer coursework
    • Research assistant assignments
    • Law review or journal research
    • Moot Court research
    • Non-profit work
    • Clinical work
    • Externship sponsored by the school

    Students graduating in May 2018 can extend access while studying for the bar by registering for Westlaw's Grad Elite Program by clicking on “Extend Your Password” on the lawschool.westlaw.com homepage. Registered graduates will retain access to Westlaw through November 2018, restricted to 60 hours of non-commercial use per month. Graduates will also automatically retain access to a number of career-related databases and TWEN for 18 months following graduation for one hour per month.