How to find case law in Westlaw: Part Two (Accessing Westlaw)

Parts two and three of this series of posts on finding case law in Westlaw will look at how you can access the Westlaw database itself. [Before reading this post, you may wish to read some background to case law in part one, here: How to find case law in Westlaw: Part One (Background).] There are … Continue reading How to find case law in Westlaw: Part Two (Accessing Westlaw)

How to find case law in Westlaw: Part One (Background)

Before you start looking for case law, it's important to have some background understanding of the different formats that case law can take, including law reports, transcripts, and newspaper reports. This will allow you to make better decisions when searching for case law.   What is a law report? A law report is a report … Continue reading How to find case law in Westlaw: Part One (Background)

Electronic Resources in OneSearch

OneSearch, the new library system, allows you to search our collection of electronic resources - including academic journals, databases, audio visual resources, maps and newspapers. You can find it on the library homepage.   How should I search? The electronic resources in OneSearch consist of a number of databases and each database contains different journals … Continue reading Electronic Resources in OneSearch

Requesting books between Creative Campus and The Sheppard-Worlock Library

Books are held across our three libraries according to the subject taught at these locations. Additional criteria at Creative Campus are, the relevance to the current curriculum and the age of the stock. You can request books to be sent from The Sheppard-Worlock Library to Creative Campus and vice versa. The best way to find … Continue reading Requesting books between Creative Campus and The Sheppard-Worlock Library