item image
18 Mar 2020 Author : InfoPro Community Manager

On-demand resources supporting online legal research & writing classes

LexisNexis® provides a variety of teaching tools and on-demand resources to support your research curriculum in a virtual format.

Leverage your LexisNexis representative who is available to conduct customized online training and create custom videos covering any research topic and skills requested.

Assign Lexis® Learn modules: a series of interactive tutorials with built-in assessments covering basic and advanced research skills. Updated Faculty Overview PDF

Assign the Prepare to Practice program: Help students enhance the practical skills employers expect so they are prepared for their research and drafting assignments this summer. Upon completing certification, students can include it on their resume and LinkedIn® profiles. Click here to access the Prepare to Practice training program, which includes:

  • Online Module 1 Researching an Unfamiliar Topic 
  • Online Module 2 Transactional and Litigation Drafting 
  • Online Module 3 Legal Analytics
  • Practice-Ready Certification Assessment

LexisNexis® Law Schools YouTube® Channel: Refer students to over 20 short, task-based videos on specific research skills.

Lexis Analytics™: Prepare students for practice by introducing them to Context Analytics for Court, Judge and Expert Witness research for key insights. Note, Lexis Learn module 14 covers researching judges and expert witnesses.

Lexis Practice Advisor®: Legal practical guidance from leading practitioners on topics and transactions in key practice areas and jurisdictions that include practice notes, forms, clauses, checklists and more. Check out Tools & Resources.

Lexis® Classroom: a complimentary learning management system, powered by Canvas, that is available to faculty and students. Lexis Classroom Quick Start Guide

Lexis® for Microsoft® Office: Complimentary software that streamlines the drafting process with access to Lexis Advance research, the open web and citation tools from within your Microsoft® Word documents. Integrated features include quote check and table of authorities, both particularly helpful for brief assignments. Download here. View video overview

LexisNexis® Interactive Citation Workstation (ICW): Do students need to brush up on citing authority correctly? Assign ICW exercises. ICW Faculty Guide and ICW Student Guide

Lexis Advance® CourtLink®: Introduce students to the most comprehensive docket research tool now integrated in the Lexis Advance service. View learning resources.

Contact your LexisNexis representative if you have questions or need assistance.