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Insight on Westlaw UK

19 December 2012

A new online legal encyclopedia has been added to Westlaw UK .

Written by experts, including practitioners and academics, Westlaw UK’s Insight is described as an “ever-evolving and growing online legal encyclopaedia that aims to provide a comprehensive statement of the law in the United Kingdom. Covering England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland…by providing succinct up-to-date, and expert guidance on the law” with direct links to any related content on Westlaw UK. Insight launched with key topics and will expand over the course of 2013.

The Insight page can be accessed by clicking on the Insight tab on the top left of any Westlaw UK page.

As well as Search and Browse functionality this page allows you to view your watched topics, keep up to date with the latest updates to Insight Articles and the Westlaw UK twitter feed.

Further information on Insight including help with using the online encyclopedia can be accessed by clicking on the Help and Coverage link on the Insight search and browse page. A short video introducing Insight is also available.

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