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Legal Resources: Nexis-Uni Searching Tips

A Guide to Legal Research

Need help getting started in Nexis Uni?

  • To search the entire Nexis-Uni database, just click on the big Search and enter your search terms.  You will have the option to limit your search on the search results screen.
  • To search by citation, try using Search (it often works great!) OR try the Get A Doc Assistance link just under the search line.
  • To search within a particular publication (ex. Supreme Court Briefs, AmJur, Ohio Revised Code) or within all Cases  or all  Law Reviews try the search box options.  For additional options (ex. Statutes & Legislation or Codes from OH, MI & IND) go to the Advanced Search or the  All Nexis Uni screen to make selections. 
  • Search commands & connectors within Nexis Uni work the same as in Lexis Nexis Academic.  Check out their Tips

Find extensive assistance from the  Lexis-Nexis Help Topics page.  

Go to Nexis Uni!

Screenshot of Nexis-Uni home page, highlighting features described in previous paragraph.