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English Legal Sources Available through BLS Library: Guides

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Westlaw Edge UK home page features: Browse by Topic These topic pages guide researchers to many types of pertinent legal sources: latest developments, legislation, policy/guidance, available books, available journals, and Practical Law UK practice notes, trackers, toolkits, checklists and standard documents/clauses.

Westlaw Edge UK also includes a Current Awareness Search feature.  Through pull-down menu: All content, researchers can limit searches by topic. 

Overviews: English Legal System, English Legal Process & Development of the Common Law

Sources in Westlaw Edge UK:

Michael Bromby, English Legal System: The Fundamentals (5th ed. 2022)

Penny Darbyshire, Darbyshire on the English Legal System (13th ed. 2020)

Tip: Also review sources available in Westlaw Edge UK content page: Legal System

Click titles below to access BLS Library's catalog records for these additional sources:

Legal Research Guides

Web guides:

Sarah Carter & updated by Hester Swift, Update: Researching the Legal System of the United Kingdom (Jan./Feb. 2020)

Inner Temple Library, Inner Temple Library Guides

Includes information to order: Adrian Blunt & Sally McLaren, comps., Transcripts of Judicial Proceedings in England & Wales: A Guide to Sources (2017 ed., reissued June 2018)

Templeman Library, University of Kent, Lawlinks Legal Resources Guide 

Print guides:

Click titles below to access BLS Library's catalog records for these sources:.