The staff of the Pappas Law Library welcomes you to the School of Law. We are looking forward to meeting you and working with you this year and during your entire time at BU Law.
Important Things to Do Your First Week at School!
Welcome New Students!
A tour of the library will be included on August 28, as part of the library and research activities during your Fall 2012 orientation.
Register your Password for Bloomberg Law, Lexis and Westlaw
You must register your passwords before you can use them. You will need them for your research instruction so...PLEASE REGISTER YOUR PASSWORDS ASAP!
Bloomberg Law: Register your password at https://www.bloomberglaw.com/activate/.
Westlaw: Register your password at http://lawschool.westlaw.com/. You will create your own unique OnePass login and password.LexisNexis: Register you Lexis activation code at http://www.lexis.com/lawschool using the "Students Register Here" button. During the registration process you will create a LexisNexis Custom ID and password.
For information on LexisNexis and Westlaw please visit the Bloomberg Law, Lexis & Westlaw page.
Email, Wireless & Printing
Learn how to setup your laptop to connect to the BU wireless network, as well as setup you email and printing accounts on the Technology Page.
Professors place course materials and additional materials on reserve. Discover how to find these materials by visiting the Course Materials page.
Learn How to Get Research Help
The librarians are here to help you with your research projects. Visit the Library Basics page for information on how to contact the librarians.