Hi Everyone -

I just wanted to send an e-mail to invite you and your staffs to the
Department of the Interior Library on Tuesday, August 13th from 10:00 to
11:00 am ET for a free training session entitled "Introduction to Westlaw,"
part of our series of free training sessions at the DOI Library.

Westlaw is an online legal research service for lawyers and legal
researchers. Information resources on Westlaw include more than 40,000
databases of case law, state and federal statutes, administrative codes,
newspaper and magazine articles, public records, law journals, law reviews,
treatises, legal forms and other information resources. Westlaw collates
and indexes content from almost every category of American jurisprudence,
including administrative case decisions and case law; arbitration
information; statutes and court rules; court orders; trial transcripts and
briefs; and legal encyclopedias, treatises, and reviews. The system also
indexes current news on topics that would be of interest to attorneys and
paralegals. It even lets users track legislation in process and access
reviews and reports from experts about the implications of decisions made
in the courts. Those attending this class will be shown how to maneuver
through Westlaw’s user-friendly platform to find requested search topics
and results.

All that are interested are invited.  Please note that the DOI Library is
located in Room 1151 of the Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior
Building, just off the C Street entrance lobby. The Stewart Lee Udall
Department of the Interior Building is located at 1849 C Street, NW in
Washington, DC.  Space for the program in the Library is limited so please
go to the following link to register:


If the link above does not work at your location, you may also register by
using our contact form at

We do prefer that you attend in person here at the DOI Library if you can.
 However, please note that this class is also being offered as a
simultaneous online webinar for those that can't attend in person.  When
you register, please indicate the name of the program you wish to attend
and if you need information about webinar access.

You may contact the Library by phone at (202) 208-5815 or by e-mail at
[log in to unmask] for more information about this program or if you have
trouble registering using the link above.  For more information about
the DOI Library, its resources, and its services, please visit our website

We hope that you can attend either in person or virtually on August 13th!


George Franchois
Director - U.S. Dept. of the Interior Library
Office of the Secretary - Office of Facilities and Administrative Services
1849 C Street, NW, Room 1151, MS 1151
Washington, DC 20240
E-Mail: [log in to unmask]
Phone: (202) 208-3796
Fax: (202) 208-6773
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