Category: Subjects: Law & Criminology

Could you be the next local Westlaw student representative?

Every year, Thompson Reuters recruit a paid Law student representative that they train to an expert level to use the Westlaw legal resources suite. In this role, you would support your fellow students to use these powerful search tools to

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Law referencing (OSCOLA) drop-in sessions

Our lovely Law subject team, Mystery and Sharon, will be running OSCOLA (law referencing) drop-in sessions via Zoom three times a week on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 5 October and 18 December from 11 am – 12 noon each

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Thompson Reuters is recruiting law reps

Thompson Reuters, providers of the excellent Lexis Library package, are recruiting student law database representatives for the coming 2020/21 academic year. As a student law representative, you would encourage the more effective use of TR legal services such as Westlaw UK,

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JustisOne – your new one-stop shop for legal research

Alongside HeinOnline, Lexis, and Westlaw, we are pleased to present our fourth and biggest yet law database: JustisOne. The latest addition to our law databases is the largest yet. JustisOne offers a comprehensive one-stop research platform for law, comprising case

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Drop-in on the law information experts

The law is structured differently from many subjects and finding legislation can be a challenge.  Thankfully there is extra help on hand from start to finish on Mondays and Tuesday every week until the end of term:   Drop-in database

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Introducing your Lexis Library (law eresource) student expert

We are excited to welcome a whole host of new Law students, as well as those lucky second-year Business Students about to start studying the law in their compulsory business law unit.  You will all be happy to hear that

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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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