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Westlaw UK includes:

  • UK & EU legislation
  • Case analyses, full text case reports & official transcripts
  • Legal Journals Index & a number of full text journals
  • Full text legal commentaries, including the White Book & Palmer's Company Law
  • Current awareness
  • International content, including US journals and law reviews

Please note: the news service is NOT included in the University's subscription package.

We recommend that you access individual Westlaw journals, law reports, directories and legal commentaries via StarPlus. For most UK titles, the links from StarPlus take you directly to Westlaw where you can browse individual issues. For most international titles, the links from StarPlus will bring you back to this page and you'll need to connect to International Materials from within Westlaw UK by clicking the Services link and selecting International Materials.

My Westlaw UK

My Westlaw UK enables you to create your own profile and get access to personalised features to keep track of your research, such as folders to save documents, alerts and RSS feeds.


Access is available directly from this page by connecting to the Westlaw website - you'll be prompted to log in to MUSE as necessary. Note that when you see the 'Log in to My Westlaw UK Profile' box on the Westlaw website, you can simply click 'Skip' if you don't want to create a profile, or if you've created a profile, but don't want to log in to it. Clicking on the 'My Westlaw UK' link will return you to the 'Log in to My Westlaw UK Profile' box.


If you experience any difficulties in using this eResource please call the Library Help Service on extension 27200 or email library@sheffield.ac.uk.