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Westlaw Next


Westlaw Next  is a multi-disciplinary tool and Gray Library has access to the Legal Collection only:

LAW includes:

  • U.S. law cases
  • U.S. statutes & regulations
  • U.S. administrative opinions
  • European Union cases
  • European Union statutes
  • Law review journals
  • Legal dictionaries & encyclopedias

Database User Guide

Westlaw Next has a very user-friendly database manual. It is a large pdf file and is located in the footer of every page in Westlaw.  Look for the link Campus Help Guide


Note: Westlaw Next works best in Internet Explorer. Make sure your pop ups are enabled.

Look for the Westlaw Next database under the Databases tab of the Gray Library homepage  

Choose Database List and select W.

Select Westlaw Next from the listing of databases.

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This libguide is copied and modified with the permission of the original creator Steven Ring at University of Houston Downtown. 6/18/13. Updated to Westlaw Next June 17, 2014