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Law and Justice

This guide provides access to major Australian and international legal resources and help on searching them.

Legal dictionaries

Legal dictionaries can help to clarify a term or provide a definition. Check out a few of our holdings:

Legal encyclopaedias

Legal encyclopaedias are another source of information that should be consulted in your research. They are arranged in alphabetical order, with an index generally included in the final volume. Legal encyclopaedias provide a general introduction to a legal topic and often include citations to relevant cases and legislation. You must always double-check to make sure the information is current. RMIT subscribe to the following legal encyclopaedias: