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.


Access

Staff and Students

You will only be able to access Westlaw UK by logging in via OpenAthens with your UCLan details.

You will also be asked to fill in details during your first visit on the website in order to personalise your Westlaw UK experience.

 


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.