WESTLAW NEXT Tip of the Week: Introducing “My Content”

March 12, 2012

Tip of the WeekMy Content is a new tool that lets you know exactly what’s in your subscription. Now you can proceed with confidence knowing what content is included in your WestlawNext® plan.

Accessing My Content

The My Content feature is available from the WestlawNext home page:

  1. Click on the Tools tab.
  2. Click on My Content (displayed below the Subscriber Pricing Guide).

Suggestions from the Search Box

Using the My Content Page

The My Content page will display a list of content included in your WestlawNext subscription. The list itself can be browsed, sorted, and searched. Here’s an overview of the functionality:

  1. Search the list: Use the search box to find titles within your content list.
  2. Browse the list: The default is to display the content by Name in alphabetical order. Links at the top of the page offer the ability to jump to a particular letter.
  3. Sort the list by Content Type:Use the drop-down menu to change the sort order and then limit the list to a particular content type, such as Cases.
  4. Download the list: Click the link to download a full list of content for your reference.
  5. Access in-plan content: Click on individual links to go directly to the corresponding page where the content can be searched or added to Favorites.

Add to Favorites

Please note that My Content is not available on Campus or Trial passwords. Also, although My Content is available on Academic and Job Search passwords, the list will contain a sample subscription plan that students can reference for illustrative purposes.

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