Newsletters and Alerts includes legal news and analysis from ALM publications, including American Lawyer, National Law Journal, and Supreme Court Brief. The Law Library’s subscription includes access to all content except Legal Week and International.

Law School students, faculty and staff can receive newsletters and alerts via email.

  • Newsletters: Latest news from publications or on specific subjects, compiled by editors
  • Alerts: New results from your saved searches

To set up newsletters or alerts:

  1. Contact Kris Turner or Katie Dunn to be added to the Law School’s account.
  2. After you’ve been added to the Law School’s account, you should receive an email from
    1. If you don’t receive the email from, go to and click on “Sign in” at upper right.  Enter your email address and click “Forgot password?” You should then receive a password reset email.
  3. Follow the link in the email to set up a password. (Do not use your UW NetID password.)
    1. Tip: If you will be accessing from your phone, you may want to set your password from your phone so that the password is saved in your phone’s browser.
  4. Go to and click on “Sign in” at upper right.
  5. Click on “My Account” at upper right, then click Newsletter Subscriptions or My Alerts.

When you receive your newsletters or alert emails, you may need to log in at with your email address and password to view the linked articles.