Reporters published by The Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for
The Law Reports (1865-) and Weekly Law Reports (1953-) are available in ICLR Online subscription database.
The Law Reports
Current series of The Law Reports:
There are also many privately published reports, such as the general All England Law Reports (1936-) and the subject-specific Criminal Appeal Reports. See box: Databases that Include Cases from Other Sources.
Westlaw: United Kingdom Cases
Path: Lexis+ for Law School > tab: Go to Lexis+ > Explore Content: tab: International > United Kingdom > All United Kingdom Cases
Includes unreported cases (1980-).
Bloomberg Law > Browse All Content: All Legal Content Search > Select Sources by Global Jurisdiction > Europe > United Kingdom > Courts
CommonLII, free English Reports database
Reference work that evaluates the quality of nominate reports:
John William Wallace, The Reporters: Arranged and Characterized with Incidental Remarks (4th ed., 1882) (Campus/dorm use or implement proxy instructions.)
Year Books (1268-1535)
David J. Seipp, compiler, Legal History: The Year Books
Indexes and summarizes law reports published in the Year Books. Links to selected texts.
BLS Library catalog searches:
This search yields all BLS Library holdings of the Year Books Series published by the Selden Society.
Use the search below if you are seeking a year book from a specific sovereign's reign.
Keyword search: year books [sovereign’s name]
Example: keyword search: year books henry vi
J.H. Baker & S.F.C. Milsom, Sources of English Legal History: Private Law to 1750 (1986)
One-volume work that includes the English language text of some old, key cases.
GOV.UK, The Civil Procedure Rules
GOV.UK, Criminal Procedure Rules and Practice Directions 2020 (last updated April 5, 2021)
Westlaw: International Materials > United Kingdom
Treatises includes Civil Procedure ("White Book") (from Sweet & Maxwell's White Book Service) and Bullen and Leake and Jacob's Precedents of Pleadings. Treatises > All United Kingdom Treatises includes Archbold: Criminal Pleading, Evidence, and Practice.
Bloomberg Law > Browse All Content: All Legal Content Search > Select Sources by Global Jurisdiction > Europe >
Includes case documents filed with the
The Queen's Bench Division filings include Commercial Court, Queen's Bench Division filings and Technology and Construction Court filings, as well as some Administrative Court filings.