How do I use a Lexis Advance® practice center?

A Lexis Advance® practice center provides customized, curated content with fast access to the top sources, news, and key legal topics for your practice area or a jurisdiction. You can perform much of your research from your practice center, while still having access to all Lexis Advance content and products from the viewpoint of your practice area or jurisdiction.

You can open a practice center from the Browse drop-down menu, or set it to be the first page you see when you sign in.

For information about searching from a practice center, see How do I search using a practice center?

Select a Top Source

  1. Select an arrow (open) next to a top-level source to expand it and view the sources beneath it.
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    Select View all sources to browse all available Lexis Advance sources for this practice center.

  2. Select a source and then select Get documents to view the documents for the source.
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    If a source has a table of contents, select Table of Contents to display it.

Select a Favorite

Select a favorite source to search in it.

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Selecting a favorite will replace the filter that's already in effect as a result of searching from a practice center.

Select a Key Topic:

  1. Select the topic you want to use.
  2. Choose one of the following options for how you want to use the topic:
    OptionDescription
    Get documentsChoose this option if you want to view the documents associated with the topic.
    Create a topic alertChoose this option if you want to be notified when updates to this topic are available.
    View in topic indexChoose this option to view the position of this topic in the topic index hierarchy.
    View topic summary report (if available)Choose this option if you want to view high-level information about the topic.

Select a news article:

  1. In the News & Analysis pod, select the tab for the news source you want.
    Note:

    If you select Add as a search filter to search in this source, the source will replace the filter that's already in effect as a result of searching from a practice center.

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    For additional News & Analysis sources, click the down arrow (more) to the right of the tabs.

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    Select View all ... News to browse all available Lexis Advance news sources for this practice center.

  2. Select a news story.

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