How do I use the Northwestern Law Library Amazon Alexa skill?

Thanks for your interest in using our Amazon Alexa skill!  Using our skill, you can get answers to basic questions about the Pritzker Legal Research Center and legal research, more generally, such as:

  • What time does the library open?
  • How do I print?
  • Where is the computer lab?
  • May I use my Westlaw account during the summer?
  • How do I do legislative history research?

To use the skill, you'll first need to download the Alexa app, available from both the Apple App Store and Google Play.

Once you've downloaded the Alexa app, you can enable our skill by searching for Northwestern Law Library within the app.  Alternatively, from your browser, you can follow this link.

For more detailed information on enabling Alexa skills and connecting your smart home devices, visit this page on

We hope you find this tool helpful and welcome any feedback or suggestions!

Updated: Aug 27, 2019

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