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To assist you in learning how to more effectively use LexisNexis® Congressional, we've provided a number of "scenarios" that illustrate how typical users conduct research.

For each Congressional search form, there are at least three scenarios, one for each user type: novice, intermediate, and advanced. Read all the scenarios for a form to see how, as you become more proficient in using LexisNexis® Congressional, you can conduct increasingly complex searches.

Click a link to view a specific scenario.

Congressional Publications Scenarios

Novice User (Basic Search tab)

Intermediate User (Basic Search tab)

Advanced User (Basic Search tab)
 

Novice User (Advanced Search tab)

Intermediate User (Advanced Search tab)

Advanced User (Advanced Search tab)
 

Novice User (Search by Number tab)

Intermediate User (Search by Number tab)

Advanced User (Search by Number tab)

Legislative Histories, Bills & Laws Scenarios

Novice User

Intermediate User

Advanced User

Members & Committees Scenarios

Novice User (Member Records tab)

Intermediate User (Committees tab)

Advanced User (Demographics tab)

Regulations Scenarios

Novice User

Intermediate User

Advanced User

Congressional Record & Rules Scenarios

Novice User

Intermediate User

Advanced User

Political News / Hot Topics Scenarios

Novice User

Intermediate User

Advanced User