Law

Our collection

Harding Law Library

The Harding Law Library is a one of a number of specialist site libraries at the University. 

The library consists of more than 55,000 volumes including textbooks, laws reports, statutes, journals and official publications, including a comprehensive collection of core law textbooks and law reports series including

  • The Scots Law Times
  • European Court Reports and Common Market Law Reports
  • The Irish Reports; Northern Ireland Law Reports and Session Cases.

International law resources

In addition to its collection of English legal material, there is also a collection of material from the Commonwealth and the United States as well as a range of primary materials on international human rights. 

Other resources

Members of the library also have access to a wide range of electronic resources including Westlaw UK, Lexis Library, Hein Online and other specialised resources.

Main Library

Our Main Library holds some legal texts relating to criminology, criminal justice and terrorism.

Orchard Learning Resource Centre

Our Orchard Learning Resource Centre holds the European Documentation Centre.

Barnes Library

Along with the Harding Law Library, the Barnes Library contains some texts relating to medical law and ethics.

Subject advisor

For further information on collection holdings or for advice on how to access our Law collections, please contact: