Access to Westlaw and Lexis Legal Databases
Access to Westlaw and Lexis is restricted
to password holders. Law Center Faculty, currently
enrolled UH law students, and Law Librarians have
access to these resources. Use of these resources
is for legal research associated with Law Center
activities. Any abuse of the use policies can result
in revocation of access privileges. Students with password problems or having a question about your access right
please contact Billy Saqr (Lexis) or Sarah Williams (Westlaw). Faculty and staff please contact Library Associate Director Mon
Other Legal Databases and VPN Access
The Law Library also subscribes to many other legal databases. They can be accessed on location or remote. Remote access requires proper configuration of the library's VPN client. For instructions on the setup please click here.
The Green Trabant, Yellow Trabant, Westlaw and Lexis printers
are located in the Federal Room. In order to print
to the Green and Yellow Trabant printers, the desktop computer
or your laptop must be mapped correctly. For directions
on how to map a network printer, please go to the IT Help Desk located in the commons for help.
There are six computers at the front of the law library available for use by law students. These computers are connected to the Law Center's network. There are four other computers located in library study carrels that are connected to the Law Center's wireless network. Students can also access the Law Center's wireless network from their laptops inside the library.
Public Access to Electronic Research Resources
The law library has four computer terminals that
members of the public can use to access the library's
electronic resources and for other legal research
purposes. These terminals are located in front of
the library's Circulation Desk. Printing service is not provided.
Photocopying machines are available in the copy room adjacent to the library. The photocopiers charge 10 cents per page copied. These machines accept Cougar1cards, change, $1.00 and $5.00 bills. Change is not available from the Circulation or Reference desks. For instructions on adding money to your Cougar1card account click here. The copy machines are maintained by the UHLC Copy Center. The Copy Center may be contacted at x32193.
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