Library Resources for First-Year Law Students


The purpose of this guide is to introduce law library resources for the incoming law students at the William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Please click the links on the side-navigation menu (or the links below) for more information on the following topics:

  • Library Services for Law Students
    • Contacting Reference Librarians for Reference and Research Assistance
    • How to Reserve Study Rooms
    • Circulation Policy
  • Finding Library Resources
    • Registering Your Westlaw, Lexis Advance, & Bloomberg Law Accounts
    • How to Access Law Library Databases
    • How to Use the Law Library Catalog
    • Course Reserves
    • How to Access Past Exams Online
  • First-Year Course Resources
    • How to Find Study Aids
  • Documentary Film Collection
    • The Law Library Documentary Film Collection
    • How To Access UNLV's Licensed Collection of Streaming Videos
  • Library Technology
    • Copying 
    • The Computer Lab & Printing
    • How to Set Up UNLV Wireless Network
    • Scanning & Microfiche Reader