The Law Library is pleased to announce that Law Alumni now have access to the Lexis Digital Library via Overdrive’s platform.
To register for access or if you have forgotten your registered email address, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and provide the following information:
• First & Last Name
• Name At Graduation (if different)
• Preferred Email Address
• Month & Year of Graduation from Barry University Law School
• State of current residence (optional; for statistical purposes)
Once your graduation information has been verified, you will be granted access to the Lexis Digital Library.
To access the Lexis Digital Library, go to the Overdrive website: http://barry.law.overdrive.com. Select “Law Alumni Login” from the pull-down menu on the home screen. On the next screen, enter your registered email address to access your account.
Barry Law School alumni may check out a maximum of two (2) books for seven (7) days, with one renewal allowed. Titles automatically expire from your account after the maximum loan period, unless you return the e-books early.
Alumni are also allowed to place up to two (2) holds. You must have empty checkout slots in order for holds to fulfill.
Overdrive provides the ability to read from within your browser as long as you are using one of the following: Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Internet Explorer version 10 or greater. You also have the option to download the text in either EPUB or Kindle formats. Recommended apps include Adobe Digital Editions and BlueFire Reader.
For detailed instructions on use of the Lexis Digital Library, please refer to my blog post dated December 3, 2014.
Should you have any questions about how to use the Lexis Digital Library on Overdrive, please contact the Law Library reference librarians at LawReferenceLibrarians@barry.edu or via telephone at 321-206-5724.