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Westlaw Database Guide

About Westlaw

Westlaw is a major legal database providing full text access to UK and international case law, legislation, journals. books and other legal information sources.  

It includes

  • Legal Journals Index which holds details of  articles from legal journals published in the United Kingdom and Europe, and is great for discovering academic discussion of legal topics.
  • Many full text commentary titles, including the Common Law Library Titles and many more standard works such as: Chitty on Contract & Clark and Lindsell on Torts.

Logging in to Westlaw uk

Logging in to Westlaw UK for the first time

Login to Westlaw UK with your usual University login. The first time you login to Westlaw you will be prompted to create a Thomson Reuters account for access.  Add your name details and Exeter email address as prompted and you will then be able to continue to the databases. 

For future visits to Westlaw you just need to login with your University login.


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