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Access, Registration & Use Restrictions

Access

The Law Library provides access to Bloomberg Law, Lexis Advance, and WestlawNext to currently enrolled law school students and faculty.  Staff and adjunct faculty may obtain access by contacting the Associate Law Librarian, Lucinda Harrison-Cox, for assistance.

Registration

Bloomberg Law logo

To register for Bloomberg Law

  • Go to http://about.bloomberglaw.com/lawschools/overview
  • Click “Register for a Law School Account”
  • Fill out the form using your law school email address
  • You do not need to fill in the “Activation Code” box
  • Be sure to select “Roger Williams University School of Law” and “full-time student” from the appropriate pull-down menu

Lexis logo

To register for Lexis Advance:

Westlaw logo

To register for WestlawNext:

  • Go to http://lawschool.westlaw.com/register
  • Click on the "Register Your Password" banner
  • Click the link next to "Registering your Westlaw Password for the First Time?"
  • Type your email address in the text box and click "Go"
  • Type your Westlaw Password in the text box and click "Go"
  • Complete the information requested, read the agreement, and click "I Agree"

Use Restrictions:

The use of these computer research services is generally restricted to educational purposes only.  For specific information on the terms of the contracts for each service see:

Vendor Representatives & Help

Bloomberg Law

Contact the RWU School of Law Bloomberg Law Relationship Manager Eric Malinowski at emalinowski@bna.com or 1-888-560-2529.

24/7 customer support is also available at 1-888-560-BLAW (2529).

Lexis Advance

Contact the RWU School of Law LexisNexis Representative Steve Albro at steven.albro@lexisnexis.com or 1-800-922-1015 Ext. 6790.

24/7 customer service support for help with Lexis Advance, summer access or research questions is available at 1-800-45-LEXIS (53947).

WestlawNext

Contact the RWU School of Law Westlaw Representative Kimberly Kenneally with any Westlaw or TWEN related questions at kimberly.kenneally@thomsonreuters.com.


If you need additional assistance, please contact the appropriate department below:

  • OnePass (Username and Password) Questions - please call 1-800-WESTLAW (937-8529) and select the option "Are you calling about your OnePass" to be directed to the OnePass team.
  • Westlaw Research Questions and Issues - please call 1-800-REF-ATTY (733-2889).
  • TWEN Technical Questions and Issues - please call 1-800-486-4876.
  • TWEN Feedback and Suggestions - please email west.twensupport@thomson.com (please note that they will normally respond within 24-48 hours, excluding weekends and holidays).
  • TWEN Documentation - Release Notes and User Guides
  • WestlawRewards - please email support@westlawrewards.com.