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Specialist Database Help & Search Tips

This guide helps users search in, Mint Global, Westlaw AU, Westlaw, LexisNexis AU, Nexis, Web of Science and Scopus.

Westlaw AU

Basic search

Basic Search

Add your search terms in the Search box on the Westlaw AU home page and select Free text, Title or Citation depending on what information you have.

Select from the options below to refine your search depending on what type of information you require -

A list of results will appear with your search terms highlighted.

Click on the citation, word.doc or pdf to see the full text document.


Select a template from the list on the left side of the screen which will allow for a more detailed search.

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