Inside Westlaw UK
Books & Looseleafs Functionality

Westlaw UK books and looseleafs

 

THE SWEET & MAXWELL COMMENTARY YOU TRUST, TRANSFORMED FOR THE DIGITAL AGE

To help you put the law in context, we offer a large collection of commentary titles on Westlaw UK, including a range of market leaders.

Rather than just replicating the text of the books, we have added powerful tools and functionality that enhance and complement the content. We’ve made them easier to navigate and search, with links to other resources enabling faster, more efficient research.

  • Browse all titles – Browse all titles by subject area and access title information for all books, even those outside of your subscription
  • Chapters in PDFs – Download chapters as they appear in print, ready for presentation in court
  • Easy navigation of PDF supplements – Browse PDFs with ease using navigational aids and links within the document
  • Enhanced Homepage – Identify the coverage Westlaw UK provides on each subject area quickly and easily
  • Links to primary law – Jump directly to the authority you need with links to cases, legislation and journals
  • Pop-up footnotes – View footnotes alongside the text and avoid the need to refer to the end of documents
  • Search by index term – Our helpful word wheel displays available index terms as you type, showing all instances of the search term from across the index

  • Automatic Filing –  Save time or freelance costs by never having to file looseleaf updates manually. Updates are filed by our experts and are available online immediately upon publication
  • Firm-wide availability – Everyone has access, at all times
  • Online Release Bulletins – Quickly browse the latest updates in our Release Bulletin, with direct links to the updated content
  • Search by index term – Our helpful word wheel displays available index terms as you type, showing all instances of the search term from across the index
  • Arrangement of commentary – browser-friendly table of contents with quick check, print, save or email delivery options
  • Pop-up footnotes – View footnote references alongside the associated main text, speeding up the research process
  • Links to primary law – Jump directly to the authority you need with links to cases, legislation and journals. You can also view tables of cases and legislation referred to in the text, sorted alphabetically