Category: Subjects: Law & Criminology

Lexis Library – some resources temporarily unavailable (resolved)

Update 12/12/16 – Deleting and then re-adding the books on your bookshelf will resolve this problem: Remove the titles from your bookshelf  which are not working by clicking the ‘X’ to the right of each item; Click the “edit source list” button near the top right,

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Law referencing drop-in health check with Linda Jones

Are you studying Law?  Linda Jones, our Law Librarian, is holding a referencing drop-in session in Seminar Room 2 (near the Support Services Desk in Area 0A) at 12-2 pm next Wednesday, 2 November.  Bring your Law assignments and referencing worries

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Learning the Law

Starting your studies in Law?  We have many wonderful resources but none so important as Westlaw UK and Lexis Library.  For these we have the support of specially trained student resource representatives, who hold clinics each week and support certification.  Once you graduate, you are unlikely ever to have

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Free access to OUP resources on refugee law

In response to the refugee humanitarian crisis in Europe, Oxford University Press has made more than 30 book chapters, journal articles, and pieces of content from online resources freely accessible to assist those helping refugees on the ground, as well

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Westlaw “White Book” erratum (resolved)

Update 29/04/15 – We are pleased to report that Westlaw have confirmed the White Book errata are all now in place.   Thank you for your patience. The White Book 2015 – erratum The White Book 2015 published 30 March

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Westlaw Certification

Apologies for short notice but Westlaw rep is running a certification session aimed at third years and post grads today 4-7. He will have spaces for anyone who wants to attend and aims to cover both basic and advanced certification.

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Lexis drop-ins replaced by demos

Do you use Lexis Library? The drop-in help sessions help sessions are not running next week. Instead there will be demonstration sessions to help you prepare for you coursework assignments in Library seminar room 1 every day: Monday 11:00-11:50 Tuesday

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Nexis UK is changing

Our premium news service, Nexis UK, covering worldwide newspaper and other media from 1980s to the present is getting better.  An upgrade tomorrow will see a new streamlined search and discovery interface, and more powerful export options for your search

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Search Scopus

Have you tried Scopus?  New to the Library, Scopus is now our largest single database of scientific academic journal articles, books and conference proceedings. Like the Discovery Service, Scopus combines a normal database with a citation indexing service, so you can both carry

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Learn your Law databases

Our two law database experts are using the office in Area 1A to deliver their one-to-one clinics.  Details are available on the Library website.  Look for the poster outside.  These are advertised on the library website.  Look for the poster outside the door

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