Westlaw UK

A large, comprehensive legal online service including UK case law, legislation, the Legal Journals Index , some full-text journal articles and a current awareness service. Also includes EU cases and legislation and United States legal sources. Other international sources are included such as Australian and Canadian law.

Please note: our subscription does not include access to UK News. For access to UK newspapers please use Nexis.

Direct access

- via University Network

if log in to Westlaw profile box appears select 'Skip'

Off University Campus

- Staff and Students


Supporting information

Westlaw have produced learning and support materials including Training Videos and User Guides & Resources.

Please note: If you are using Internet Explorer Version 9 and you are experiencing problems with certain features of Westlaw, this may be a browser compatibility issue, to ensure the site is compatible with your browser please go to your web browser Tools menu and select 'Compatibility View' which will place a tick beside it.  Alternatively you could try using a different web browser such as Mozilla Firefox or an earlier version of Internet Explorer e.g. 7 or 8.

Further eResources

To find more eResources related to your subject area have a look at our Library Resources for your Subject page.

Please note: The services outlined on these pages are only available to members of the University of Central Lancashire.