Law student Summer access – Bloomberg, Lexis, Westlaw

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • May 20, 2016

For Hofstra Law students only:

Bloomberg:

Students can continue to use their Bloomberg Law accounts all summer and six months after graduation with no restrictions, regardless of where they are working.  Your account will stay active automatically.

Lexis:

  • unlimited summer

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Use/learn them while they are free

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • August 21, 2015

Welcome back to returning students!  Good luck to first years!

New students as well as experienced ones should take advantage of Bloomberg Law, Lexis and Westlaw while they are free (in Law School).  Once you graduate these services cost mega …

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Bloomberg/Lexis/Westlaw Summer access reminder

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • June 20, 2014

Any Law student may use access Lexis Advance or Bloomberg Law during the Summer for any purpose. Graduates, you have access to Bloomberg for 6 months after graduation.  For Lexis, graduates may register for an additional 6 months access …

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1Ls – Lexis, Westlaw and Bloomberg made easier

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • August 16, 2013

WELCOME Class of 2016!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Now that you are pretty much “oriented” it is time to get down to business.  Your Legal Analysis Writing & Research professor will expect you to attend training on Lexis, Westlaw and Bloomberg Law provided by …

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For Graduating students – access to Lexis Advance, Westlaw and Bloomberg Law

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • May 7, 2013

For those graduating, here are the access policies for Lexis, Westlaw and Bloomberg Law:

Lexis Advance  – Graduating students can register for a new ID that will be
provided via email in early July. This new ID will be active …

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Effective Research

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • March 1, 2013

I usually do not like to repeat myself, but this is definitely worth saying a second time.

Don’t miss the Library’s workshop on Wednesday – Cost Effective Research for NY.  In today’s world you HAVE TO be able to research …

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Lexis/Westlaw training for 1Ls

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • September 5, 2011

Calling all first year students. Sign up for Lexis/Westlaw training at the Library Circulation desk. Here is the schedule. Make sure you have your registered Lexis and Westlaw usernames. Ask a Reference librarian if you need assistance with this.…

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Research web tutorials

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • October 8, 2010
Many of you are in the middle of researching for your papers. If you need a research refresher, check out our Research Instruction Webcasts off of the Library’s homepage. You will find a link to a Paper Writing web …

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Advanced tips for Lexis and Westlaw

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • September 17, 2010

Do you know that you can use Shepards and KeyCite on Lexis and Westlaw to find cases and articles on a particular topic? How about limiting your search by doing a search within a search using Focus or Locate? Both …

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Advanced Lexis/Westlaw workshops

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • January 8, 2010

Start off the new semester with an advantage – attend a Library workshop on advanced Lexis/Westlaw techniques. We will introduce you to advanced Shepards and KeyCite features, key number searching on Westlaw and searching within a search as well as …

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