Levin College of Law

Bloomberg, Lexis, and Westlaw Usage Policies

The University of Florida Levin, Lawton Chiles Legal Information Center pays for law student accounts on LexisNexis, Westlaw and Bloomberg Law.  Accounts are not available to anyone who does not attend or work for the College of Law, thus you may not share your password with anyone.  Specific policies, as decided by the companies, for each database are listed below:

Bloomberg Law:

  • Students may use Bloomberg Law for academic and non-academic work, including summer positions.  No additional registration is required.
  • Students receive access to Bloomberg Law for 6 months after they graduate.
  • Full Terms of Service.

LexisNexis:

  • Students may use LexisNexis for academic work only, with the exception of the ASPIRE program.
  • If you are working for a non-profit doing public interest work for the summer or post-graduation, you may qualify to register for restricted access via the ASPIRE program.
  • LexisNexis provides free printing to UF Law students in the Legal Information Center.
  • Full Terms of Service.

Westlaw: