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Summer Research & Post-Graduation Access to Legal Databases: Home

2021 Summer Access and Graduate information

Rising 2Ls and 3Ls will have continued access to all LSU Law databases including Lexis, Westlaw, and Bloomberg Law.

Using Lexis this summer:

You may use Lexis without restrictions,even for work related research. Your firm may prefer you to use their Lexis ID for billing purposes.

Using Westlaw this summer:

You may use Westlaw for non-commercial purposes (i.e. if you aren't being paid for the research you are conducting). If you are working for a firm, you must use their Westlaw access. Your cap of 180 hours of use a month remains in effect. Remember to log out if you are not actively using Westlaw to search.

Using Bloomberg Law this summer:

You may use Bloomberg Law without restrictions. Your firm may prefer you to use their Bloomberg ID for billing purposes.

Other Law School databases:

You may use these without restriction. If you access the databases from off-campus, you will need to use the links found in the library's database list and log-in using your PAWS account information.

Have a sticky research question? Feel lost?

Contact the LSU Law Librarians for help.

(225) 578-8814

lawreference@lsu.edu

Intersession Hours ( May 10th - May 30th & July 31st - August 13th)

Mon – Fri

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday

Closed

Reference 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekdays

 

Summer Semester hours ( May 31st - July 30th)

Mon – Thurs  7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Fri  7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Reference 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekdays 

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