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Westlaw & the Federal Register

Westlaw & the Federal Register Online

Thursday, May 19, 2022
10:30am - 11:00am Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
All Department of Commerce Staff (Except PTO)

In this 30-minute training session Westlaw's Sarah Hornbeck will cover:

  • Accessing the Federal Register, including current and historical versions going back to 1936;
  • Creating alerts so you will automatically be notified via email of proposed rules of interest;
  • Searching the CFR by title and topic, with access to prior versions of the CFR;
  • Using KeyCite to quickly link to proposed rules in the Federal Register.

Access to Westlaw requires an OpenAthens account. Request an account if you do not already have one. This training will be recorded and will be viewable later on this page.

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