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Prepare to Practice: Tips for 3Ls & Recent Grads

Resources for the soon to graduate USD law student


Recent grads (3 to 18 months after graduation depending on the vendor) can continue to use many of the LRC premium electronic research databases after graduation - with some limits.

Check out the tabs on the left to see how you can continue enjoying Bloomberglaw, CEB, HeinOnline, Lexis, Westlaw.

Without a date limitation you can consult with LRC reference librarians by chat or email.

  • To chat click the "Ask a law librarian" button at the bottom of the web page.
  • Email the reference desk at:

Reference services are available M-Th 9-6, F  9-5 and Sun 12-4 except during breaks. See the Hours of Operation for the current schedule.