Academic Use of Bloomberg, WESTLAW and LEXIS Databases - California Western School of Law
Academic Use of Bloomberg, WESTLAW and LEXIS Databases
CWSL Library reminds students that by registering and activating their Bloomberg, Lexis, and Westlaw accounts they are agreeing to abide by each company's respective user agreements. Students are responsible for reading each agreement carefully to understand the parameters under which they may use Bloomberg, Lexis, and Westlaw. These parameters include, but are not limited to:
- Use is authorized only while enrolled as a student at CWSL,
- Lexis and Westlaw user agreements authorize student use ONLY for educational purposes related to CWSL student coursework,
- Use is non-transferable, i.e. students may not allow other people to use their Bloomberg, Lexis, or Westlaw accounts,
- Downloading and/or transferring data from these services is limited by each company's agreement.
Links to the full text of student user agreements for Bloomberg, Lexis and Westlaw are below: