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Legal Research Guide

Use this guide to access databases and websites important for legal research and guidance on locating law reports and unreported judgments, Acts of Parliament and delegated legislation, and secondary legal sources.

Databases for Law

For a complete list of available resources, see Databases for law.

Encyclopaedias

  Legal encyclopaedias:

See the Comparative and Foreign Law or International Law guides for more options.

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 Use this guide to access databases and websites important for legal research and guidance on locating law reports and unreported judgments, Acts of Parliament and delegated legislation, and secondary legal sources.

 Your liaison librarian can provide expert advice for your subject:

Legal Research Essentials

Legal Research Essentials consists of 4 modules that guide you through everything you should know about legal research with the University of Queensland Library. The modules cover getting started at the library, secondary resources, case law, legislation, and plagiarism and referencing.