Library Access During the Summer & After Graduation
After Hours Access
After hours access privileges extend for three months after graduation.
UNM School of Law December and May graduates who are studying for the bar exam qualify for a carrel upon submission of a Study Carrel Request Form.
Bloomberg Law, Lexis Nexis & Westlaw
Bloomberg Law resources are currently not available at the UNM Law Library.
During the Summer
Bloomberg Law automatically provides student access during the summer, for academic work as well as employment (either paid or unpaid).
Lexis Nexis automatically provides student access during the summer, for academic work as well as employment (either paid or unpaid).
Westlaw automatically provides student access during the summer for academic work as well as employment in the non-profit sector or as part of an externship course. If you will be working in a paid summer job, please contact Jeff Brandimarte before using your student Westlaw password for work-related legal research.
Bloomberg Law automatically provides access to their full research system for six months following graduation.
Lexis Nexis automatically provides access for six months following graduation. This access does not include Web Courses.
Westlaw provides access for eighteen months (sixty hours per month) after graduation. To gain access, use the pop-up that appears when you log on to Westlaw or you can go here and select Agree. This access includes TWEN (The West Education Network).