Last Updated: Mar 26, 2013
This LibGuide will help you find information and resources for Law. Many of these resources are provided by the Library but there is advice on freely available resources as well.
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Search these recommended key databases for caselaw, legislation and commentary, as well as for information for your research projects, dissertations and theses. An extensive range of databases (including information portals) can also be accessed via the Databases tab.
Lawtel UK’s Case Law Service includes over 40,000 case reports in a 25 year archive. Publishes hundreds of unreported decisions, online exclusively the day after judgement is given. Use Lawtel for sourcing full text of up-to-date cases.
For access, select Aston University and log in with your Aston University network username and password.
- Lexis Library
Key online legal research database for UK caselaw, legislation,commentary & some journal articles materials. Use Lexis for legislation, cases & commentary ie Halsburys Laws.
WestLaw UK provides full text access to UK, EU and International case law, legislation and legal journals. Westlaw especially good for journal articles. If Westlaw doesn't have cases / commentary you want check Lexis Library.
If you are looking for a particular database or resource, access a full A-Z list of all subscribed resources below.