ON DEMAND: Introduction to Thomson Reuters Westlaw

Class recorded November 17, 2022

Receive hands-on instruction on how to use a popular all-in-one source for legal research. The Westlaw (formerly known as WestlawNext) legal research database that has been described as "ground breaking" and "Google for lawyers."

Class covers:

  • Formulating search queries
  • Reviewing and filtering search results
  • Finding cases and code sections
  • Hands-on exercises

Presented by: Mary Garcia, Librarian, Reference & Research

Registration fees: FREE

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