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Lexis Library: How to use Lexis Library: Lexis Library - non-UK jurisdictions

How to access the Lexis Library database service and use it to find: case law, legislation, journal articles and more. This also includes information about how to access international materials on Lexis Library.


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Non-UK sources on Lexis Library

Lexis®Library provides access to many non-UK materials under the ‘Sources’ tab. The majority of these are from the United States but material is available from other jurisdictions. Content includes:

  • United States: Federal and State legislation and case law, journals/law reviews, and other secondary materials.
  • Canada: Federal and Provincial legislation and case law, journals/law reviews, and other secondary materials.
  • Australia: Federal and State/Territory case law, journals, and other secondary materials.
  • New Zealand: Case law and commentary including ‘The Laws of New Zealand’ encyclopaedia (NZ equivalent of ‘Stair Memorial Encyclopaedia’).
  • South Africa: Includes ‘Butterworths Statutes of South Africa’ and ‘Butterworths South African Constitutional Law Reports’.
International Law

Content includes case law from the International Court of Justice, material from organisations including WTO / GATT, and some treaties.

Access to non-UK sources on Lexis®Library

Material from non-UK jurisdictions can be found under the ‘Sources’ tab. 

Under the ‘Sources’ tab select 'International Content'. Then you can

  • search across all content.
  • browse sources under ‘Browse Sources’.

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