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Legal Research Methods

This guide provides access to major Australian legal resources. It also provides tips on searching for different types of legal resources.


Set up alerts in journals databases

Table of contents alerts

Sign Up in JournalTOCS and search for journals to include in a table of contents alert. Journals include:
Journal of Law and Society
Law & Policy
Law in Context
University of New South Wales Law Journal
University of Queensland Law Journal

Specialist courts


Use LibrarySearch to find texts about:

therapeutic jurisprudence

restorative justice

access to justice

self-represented litigants

problem-solving courts

alternative dispute resolution

or by title:

Non-adversarial justice

Restorative justice today : practical applications