Subject guide for Law

Key resources for law

Where to study

Use StarPlus to find online and print materials including books, journals and databases.
Use myResource Lists to find materials on your reading lists.

Key databases for law
Database of law ebooks published by Oxford University Press
EUR-Lex
Hein Online
Lexis Library
Westlaw UK
More databases for law

Key web sites for law

British & Irish Legal Information Institute
Cardiff Index to Legal Abbreviations
More links
The Information Commons is where you’ll find most of the books recommended for your modules. In some cases these will also be available as ebooks.
The IC provides a range of study environments, including bookable group study rooms and silent study space.

Alternative study spaces are available at Western Bank Library, where you’ll find primary legal materials and law journals. Many of these are also available online via the legal databases. There is more information about print law collections.

More information about our other sites.

Information literacy

Information skills tutorials for law
Information literacy
Law Virtual Tour

Contacts and news

Your subject librarian is Maria Mawson m.b.mawson@sheffield.ac.uk
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