Answered By: Digital Library Services Team
Last Updated: Mar 07, 2018     Views: 463

Access Westlaw using this link

Log in with your University username and password.

Choose whether to log in / create a Westlaw UK profile. Select Skip to not do this and go straight in to Westlaw. 


Go to the Library website

Select the link called Databases A-Z

databases a-z link from MMU Library web site

To open an alphabetical list of the Library's subscribed databases.

Open the page for W-X.

The databases with names beginning with W are listed. Scroll down and select the link to Westlaw (screenshot below).

screenshot of link to Westlaw database from MMU library website

Log in with your University ID and password at the Manchester Metropolitan eResources log in page (screenshot below).

MMU eresource login box

Westlaw will open.

Westlaw will then offer you a further log in box (screenshot below). Select Skip to close this box and start using Westlaw.

Westlaw profile log in box

If you wish, you may use this box to create a personal profile with Westlaw in order to access personalisation features such as saved searches. You do not need to register at this box in order to search or browse Westlaw. If you do not want to use Westlaw's personalisation features close the box by either selecting the cross in the corner of the box or the Skip button.