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Legal Database Tutorials: WestlawNext


Understanding how to navigate online databases is essential to legal research. Fortunately, many legal databases offer tutorials and support to help you efficiently and effectively research your topic. 


WestlawNext Getting Started Guide (PDF)

WestlawNext Video Tutorial

WestlawNext User Guides

WestlawNext Training

Westlaw YouTube Channel

You may also contact a Reference Attorney at Westlaw if you need help researching a legal issue or working with WestlawNext, available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 

1-800-REF-ATTY (1-800-733-2889)

Law Students call 1-800-850-9378

Quick Links

Scholar One Search Library catalog

Law Library Homepage

Law Research Databases 

Map of the Law Library

Lexis Access restrictions apply

Westlaw Access restrictions apply

Bloomberg Law Access restrictions apply

Get Help

Reference Librarians are available to help you with your research questions.

3rd Floor Law Library at Info Desk

Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Tel: (617) 373-3332


Thank you to Christine Mathias (Law Library Intern 2014-15) for her work on the initial version of this guide.