- students who are enrolled in University of Washington degree programs and extension classes
- faculty and staff of the University of Washington
- researchers who are visiting one of the University of Washington Libraries, including the Gallagher Law Library.
Throughout this website, links to or descriptions of such databases are marked UW Restricted.
In addition, the Gallagher Law Library provides UW Law School faculty, students, and staff with IDs and passwords for using commercial legal databases like Bloomberg Law, Lexis, and Westlaw. Contracts with these vendors do not permit access by members of the University of Washington community or the public. For more informqation, see Access to Bloomberg Law, Lexis Advance & WestlawNext. However, the UW Libraries provides access to a version of LexisNexis called LexisNexis Academic, through the UW Libraries Research Databases page.
Members of the public should contact librarians at your school, agency, business, or organization or at your local public library or county law library. A list of county law libraries is available at Law Libraries in Washington State and the U.S.