In order to facilitate classroom communication and document sharing, School of Law professors may place their courses on Westlaw's TWEN, LexisNexis Webcourses, or another on-line course management system. If so, the professor and his or her teaching assistants will use that system to reach you via e-mail and post course materials.
It is important to check at the beginning of each semester that you are enrolled in any on-line component of your courses.
- In Westlaw, click the TWEN button at the top, and your courses are listed on the first page. To see which courses are available, click 'Add Course.'
- In LexisNexis, click Web Courses, then Access Web Courses, and your courses are listed on the first page. To see which courses are available, click on the course directory.
TWEN and Lexis Webcourses are accessed using your individual Westlaw and LexisNexis passwords, which are distributed by the Law Library. If a particular class requires an extra enrollment password, you can obtain that password from your professor or TA.
If your e-mail address changes, you must update the address attached to your Westlaw and LexisNexis accounts. School staff members do not have access to your Westlaw and LexisNexis account settings, and cannot update e-mail addresses or passwords for you.
Technical questions about individual accounts and passwords should be directed to the UDC David A. Clarke School of Law liaison at each company, as listed on the company websites.
If you are a law faculty member or teaching assistant, and you would like assistance with creating a new course on TWEN or LexisNexis, please contact the Emerging Technologies Librarian, Brittany Kolonay, in the Law Library.