Law Induction

Welcome to the Online Library Law Induction page. The Online Library provides extensive resources to support your studies, including induction videos to introduce you to the key resources and services available to law students from the Online Library.

UG Laws Online Library Induction

The 2023 UG Laws Online Library Induction is available on the VLE.

This Online Library Induction for UG Laws students covers:

  • Accessing the Online Library
  • The Online Library website
  • The Laws (UG) Study Programme gateway
  • Database passwords and access
  • Database overview
  • Library Search Tools
  • Support and Guidance
  • The Enquiry Service

Online Library Law Induction

The Law Induction comprises of a series of bite sized videos.

Part 1: An Introduction to the Online Library

• An introduction to the Online Library, and tour of the UG Laws Study Programme gateway.

The Law Induction Part 1: An Introduction to the Online Library video

Law Induction Part 1: Transcript PDF

Part 2: Database passwords and access

• Database passwords, accessing databases, a Westlaw login video demonstration, and how to contact the Enquiry Service.

The Law Induction Part 2: Database passwords and access video

Law Induction Part 2: Transcript PDF

Webinar recording       

On the 12th of December 2022, the Online Library conducted a webinar with students, which included a short video demonstration of the Online Library, followed by a Question and Answer session.

Watch a recording of the webinar. If you are unsure how to use the Online Library, or feel like you could benefit from a refresher, you will find this webinar helpful.

If you have any questions about the Library please get in touch with the Online Library Enquiry Service.


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This helps us to improve the Online Library service and to meet your library needs.