A reminder about finding journal articles in Westlaw UK
There are around 110 full-text journals on Westlaw UK, however there is access to half a million more abstracts through the Legal Journals Index. To access the full text for journals that have abstracts only in Westlaw, make a note of the journal title and check whether Leeds Beckett has a subscription to the title via our Ejournals A-Z list.
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Have you ever thought about using Lawtel UK ? This is a great database for getting the most up to date legal data. Lawtel UK is updated twice every 24 hours. It also publishes some unreported decisions the day after judgment is given. So if you can’t find a case on Lexis or Westlaw it is worth checking Lawtel.
Lawtel also holds the Busy Solicitors Digest (BSD), containing specialist articles written for Lawtel by leading practitioner’s law firms and chambers. The BSD contains a roundup of all case law, and legislation.