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Using Oxlip+

  1. 1. Using Oxlip+
  2. 2. Connecting and logging in
  3. 3. <ul><li>Connect to: http://oxlip-plus.ouls.ox.ac.uk/ </li></ul><ul><li>If you get a warning message about the certificate choose “Accept this certificate permanently”. It is perfectly safe to do this. </li></ul><ul><li>Note – the wording of the warning message may vary. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Once connected choose “Log in”
  5. 5. Find “University of Oxford” in the list of institutions
  6. 6. <ul><li>Enter you “Oxford single sign on” details as prompted and then click “Continue to idp.shibboleth.ox.ac.uk” </li></ul><ul><li>Your Oxford single sign on details are the same as your Oxford webmail details </li></ul><ul><li>If you have forgotten them reset them at https:// webauth.ox.ac.uk/reset_password or contact helps@oucs.ox.ac.uk </li></ul>
  7. 7. Finding a database by name
  8. 8. To find a database by name simply type the name in the search box or browse the A-Z Enter the name of the database in the search box e.g. Westlaw, Lexis, Index to Legal Periodicals, PAIS, Social Science Citation Index
  9. 9. Browsing a list of databases by subject
  10. 10. <ul><li>To browse a list of legal databases: </li></ul><ul><li>Choose the “Find by” tab </li></ul><ul><li>Choose “Law” from the subject list </li></ul>
  11. 11. Browsing legal databases Follow the link to connect to the database Use the “i” button to read a description of the database
  12. 12. Finding databases by entering keywords
  13. 13. <ul><li>You can find databases by entering keywords in the “Any Word” search box </li></ul><ul><li>This searches for words in the description of the database or in its title - it does NOT search the database itself </li></ul><ul><li>Use very broad subject terms </li></ul><ul><ul><li>e.g. International law, French law, treaties, legislation, journals, jurisprudence </li></ul></ul>

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