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Guide to Online Legal Research

The Guide to Online Legal Research points you to key online legal resources and provides step by step instructions on conducting legal research in a range of legal databases and websites. 

Key databases

The Library has a range of specialised databases which you can access to find cases, legislation, journal articles and legal commentary. The following will be useful for finding information on your legal topics:

Dictionaries and encyclopaedias

Dictionaries, encyclopaedias or handbooks can give you a basic introduction to a particular topic.The following are relevant for the subject area of law:

Key book titles

Australian legal websites