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LexisNexis Renewal 2016-2017

Response Deadline: 
December 13, 2016

Subscription Term


January 1, 2017


December 31, 2017

Renewal pricing is now available for Quicklaw (Core or Plus), LexisNexis Academic (Core or Plus), and Total Patent, and three new add on packages described below.

These databases are made available to BC ELN partner libraries through a national site licence, negotiated on behalf of Consortia Canada by the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL). Libraries that are members of BC ELN and COPPUL are asked to send their responses to BC ELN.

Pricing has increased by 1.5% over last year's pricing. Maximum and minimum costs have increased by 2%.


The vendor has agreed to retain the previous year's pricing model and to hold a straight renewal of 1.5% increase over 2015/16 prices meaning FTE changes are not factored in. Please see the Pricing section below for full details.

Lexis Advance Quicklaw platform is available. Institutions that have a subscription for Quicklaw can use the old Quicklaw platform, the new Quicklaw platform (LAQ) or have dual access. It is not mandatory to transition to the new platform.  Institutions that have also opened Lexis Advance Quicklaw this year can continue to have dual access to both their Quicklaw and Lexis Advance platforms in 2017. Any  Institutions that have not, as yet, opened Lexis Advance Quicklaw can do so for no additional charge. Lexss Nexis in conscious of the issues some institutions experienced with the new platform and has agreed to a 1.5% increase, rather than a 2%. Lexus Nexus will be preparing a formal communication with transition plan details that will be sent out later this year. Learn more about the Lexis Advance Quicklaw platform at:

Lexis Nexis is offering three add-on packages containing Wolters Kluwer/CCH Legal and Business titles: 

  1. Securities & Corporate / Commercial content
  2. Employment, Family, Insurance, Real Estate content
  3. French content



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Remote Access
Unlimited Authorized Users

Additional Information

Title Lists and Product Descriptions:

Current title lists for Lexis Nexis Academic and Quicklaw are available at:

Usage Statistics:

LexisNexis Academic: Usage stats for LNA are available. See for more information.

Quicklaw: Quicklaw stats are available; however they are the standard report formats which law firms utilize, and are not COUNTER format. Currently there is a single password per consortium. Among the reports there is a basic one which gives the number of searches and fulltext document retrievals in a given time period for a given institution. Please contact BC ELN if you'd like guidance on accessing the reports.

Questions? Contact: 
BC ELN Licensing Team