Welcome to your law subject guide. Law Subject Librarians have identified in this guide the best resources for your study and research. Contact them if you need help.


All Australian jurisdictions provide free access to legislation through government websites. These are the official websites and will have the most up-to-date compilations of legislation. AustLII has Commonwealth Acts, Repealed Acts, Bills and Regulations as well as legislation by state.

Case law

Sources of unreported judgments

Law reports

If you have the full citation of a case, use Cardiff Index to Legal Abbreviations to find the full title of the report series, and then search on Te Waharoa to find the report. For more detailed information on finding cases go to How do I .... find a case.



Legal dictionaries


Journal articles

Use Te Waharoa to find journals. For additional help see How do I... find journal articles.