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United Kingdom Legal Research Guide

This in-depth guide will help researchers navigate legal materials for the United Kingdom.

In-Depth Resources

Treatises are scholarly works that provide comprehensive treatment of a single, broad subject.  Practice guides are more practitioner-oriented and often focus on narrower topics.  The left-hand column below contains a selection of leading treatises and practice guides offering in-depth coverage of UK legal topics.  See the right-hand column below for tips on how to locate additional resources.  

Treatises & Practice Guides

Find More Resources on UK Law

To locate addition materials on a particular aspect of UK law, search GULLiver, the Law Library's online catalog by keyword or by title. 

For greater precision, use the Advanced Search template.  Begin by typing a keyword in the first search box.  Then select "title" as the search field using the menu to the left of the search box.  In the second search box, type Great Britain.  Then select "subject" as the search field from the menu to the left of the search box.  Scroll down to select a date range, if desired.

Sample Search Using the Advanced Search Template:



Sample Search Results

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