WESTLAWClick on Legislation tab. Search by Subject/Keyword. Used Advanced Search, to search for Historic or Prospective Law – default search is law currently in force.
LEXIS NEXIS Click on Legislation tab. If you roughly know title, type part of it, i.e. ‘dangerous dogs’, and Lexis will suggest possibilities. To search by topic, click Add topics to search. Choose area of law, i.e.. Military & War, click little cross box to open up levels. Drill down to be specific, i.e. War & Armed Conflicts -> War Crimes. Click OK – Add to search. Search by Search Term. Search may return several results from same piece of legislation. See right-hand ‘narrow by legislation title’ column for list of legislation.
BAILIIOpen access database of public available British/Irish legislation, case law, law reform reports, treaties and some legal scholarship.In BAILII, click on Legislation Search, search by title of legislation, keyword or phrase, narrow down by jurisdiction
LEGISLATION.GOVOfficial full-text of UK Acts as revisedSometimes delay in updating, not always immediately currentUse Advanced Search, search by Keyword
PRINT RESOURCESThe following printed resources all have a subject arrangement: Halsbury’s Laws of England Halsbury’s Statutes Current Law Statutes Annotated
CONTACTS & REFERENCESCaroline Ball, Subject Librarian for Law & CriminologyExt. 1760 / firstname.lastname@example.orgSubject Resources for Law:https://ulib.derby.ac.uk/library/hero/melange2subject_interm ediary.php?subject=Law