Law Library

ASSL and Law Library Christmas Opening Hours 2012

Posted on 6 December 2012 by Vicky Stallard

ASSL Building Christmas Opening Hours Sat 15 December 10:00-17:30 Sunday 16 December 12:00-21:30 Monday 17-Thursday 20 December 09:00-17:00 Saturday 22 December – Tuesday 1 January Closed Wednesday 2 – Friday 4 January 09:00-17:00 Saturday 5 January 10:00 – 17:30 Sunday 6 January 12:00-21:30 Semester opening hours resume on Monday 7 January.  
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16 new full text journals added to LexisLibrary

Posted on 27 April 2012 by Matthew Davies

The full text of the following journals published by Cambridge University press have recently been added to LexisLibrary: Asian Journal of International Law – 2011 (Vol.1) onwards Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics – 1998 (Vol.7) onwards Ecclesiastical Law Journal – 2007 (Vol.9) onwards European Business Organization Law Review – 2000 (Vol.1) onwards European Constitutional Law
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Westlaw UK and EndNote

Posted on 8 February 2012 by Matthew Davies

Westlaw UK now enables users to export journal references to EndNote and EndNote Web. Guidance on how to export journal references from Westlaw UK to EndNote and EndNote Web is available from the Endnote on Westlaw UK guide. Currently it is only possible to export journal references to EndNote and EndNote Web from Westlaw UK.
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My Westlaw UK and My Folders

Posted on 1 February 2012 by Matthew Davies

Westlaw have launched two new features for Westlaw UK users. My Westlaw UK will allow users to set up an individual profile that allows you to access and receive: Alerts – from over 100 pre-selected subject areas (remember that LexisLibrary – – also provide alerts and scheduled searches) RSS Feeds – daily RSS feeds
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Index of Legal Terms added to Westlaw UK

Posted on 1 February 2012 by Matthew Davies

The Index of Legal Terms has been added to Westlaw UK. The Index of Legal Terms contains the contents of Stroud’s Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases, Jowitt’s Dictionary of English Law and Osborn’s Concise Law Dictionary as well as the statutory definitions that form part of Westlaw UK Legislation documents. All content is interlinked
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Extended opening hours from 14 November

Posted on 14 November 2011 by Vicky Stallard

Not enough hours to study in the day? From Monday 14 November, there will be extended opening hours in some of our libraries. Here’s where and when it is happening… Trevithick Library – open until midnight Monday to Friday and to 9.30pm on Sundays ASSL/Law  ibrary – open for study-only access from 9.30pm-midnight Monday to Thursday
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Westlaw UK Appeal Status Tracker

Posted on 30 August 2011 by Matthew Davies

Westlaw UK has added an Appeal Status Tracker which enables users to track cases on appeal to the Court of Appeal (Civil Division) or the Supreme Court. With the Appeal Status Tracker comes a new “Appeal Outstanding” status icon which will appear next to search results and at the top of Cases Analysis Documents so
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Extended hours for Cardiff University Libraries…

Posted on 31 January 2011 by Jacqueline Roach

During semester 2, the Arts and Social Studies, Law, and Trevithick Libraries are open until midnight Monday – Thursday On Sundays, the Arts and Social Studies, Law, Trevithick, Aberconway and Bute Libraries also have longer opening hours: ASSL / Law 12pm – 9.30pm Aberconway 10am – 9.30pm Trevithick 12pm – 9.30pm Bute 12pm – 9.30pm
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LexisNavigator added to Lexislibrary

Posted on 27 January 2011 by Matthew Davies

LexisNavigator, which provides definitions of legal terms, has been added to LexisLibrary at Cardiff University. LexisNavigator can be searched by using the ‘Find a legal term’ box which appears on the LexisLibray Home page. The ‘Find a legal term’ box allows users to type in a legal term (for example, ‘grievous bodily harm’) and be
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