Classes & Orientation Programs for Bloomberg Law, LexisAdvance and Westlaw

The library coordinates dozens of classes each year for the major legal databases. Incoming OneLs, American Law LL.Ms, Banking Law LL.Ms, and Tax Law LL.Ms are provided personal passwords and assisted with registration of their passwords.

Westlaw, Lexis and Bloomberg Law academic representatives teach the classes, organize informational sessions, and provide assistance to students. Student representatives are also available in the library classrooms and research computing areas to assist students with questions. Reference librarians, online live help, and phone assistance from the platforms are also available.

Students preparing for summer jobs will also find multiple opportunities for refresher, advanced, and cost-effective research training. In addition to program related training, both Lexis and Westlaw provide certification, subject-specific and job searching training.

See the Bloomberg Law, Lexis Advance or Westlaw training pages for BU Law for a full listing of available training sessions.

Last Updated:August 2015