• Training Room

    Finding case law
    Provider   Library Services

    This class looks at how to find case law, focussing on using legal databases to do this.

The next session will begin on 04/11/2022 at 12:00 PM

Duration 45 mins

Course Type Webinar

Booking Status Now Booking

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Target Audience: Academic and Support Staff, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students

Case law is an important source of law within the Scottish legal system. Case law is law decided by courts.

In this class we will look at how to find case law. We will focus on using legal databases to do this.

After attending this class, you should:

  • Understand how case law can change over time
  • Know where to find case law online and in the Library
  • Know how to use legal databases to find a case, and
  • Know where to find supplementary information about a case.


This class is an introduction to the topic and is aimed at students and staff in all disciplines where case law may be used as an information source.

Delivered By: Library Services



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