How do I access Factiva and Lexis Nexis?
Last Updated: May 09, 2018
The Library can assist UN Headquarters Staff in New York with searching and retrieving articles on Factiva and Lexis Nexis, subject to copyright restrictions.
The Library can assist in setting up alerts via Factiva reader accounts for UN Headquarters Staff and Delegates in New York.
If a UN Staff member needs to conduct extensive searches in either database, they should request their Executive Office to purchase personal IDs for them for Factiva or Lexis Nexis.
For assistance, visit the Library reading room or call ext 3-3000.
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