Bellow are some legalelectronic resources for consultation and reference

Westlaw UK (International and UK)

Westlaw UK has collaborated with the best in the legal business, working flexibly to ensure that users have an unbeatable library of legal information – accessible anytime, anywhere. Go to Westlaw UK


HeinOnline is a premiere online product with more than 100 million pages of legal history available in an online, fully-searchable, image-based format. HeinOnline bridges the gap in legal history by providing comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 2,000 law and law-related periodicals. Go to HeineOnline

Law Pavilion

Law Pavilion is a leading legal IT Research Tools provider whose existence serves to help Lawyers, Judges and Law firms make the most of their legal practice through the provision of cutting edge IT Solutions for the Legal Industry. Go to Law Pavilion

Legal Pedia

A digital library of thousands of copy-and-paste, already done for you legal materials and resources with over 12,000 Case Summaries, thousands of Ratios and Google-type search engine. Go to Legal Pedia


More than 84,000 e-Books, Ebrary provides content products, which include handbooks, e-books, manuals, reports and other authoritative documents. You are bound to find loads of e-books. Go to Ebrary

African Law Library

The African Law Library is one of the three flagship programs of the African Innovation Foundation (AIF). The online Library grew out of AIF vision to promote access to law, social justice and good governance across Africa. Go to African Law Library

African Human Rights Journal

The AHRJ publishes peer-reviewed contributions dealing with human rights related topics of relevance to Africa, Africans and scholars of Africa. Go to African Human Rights Journal

African Human Rights Law Reports

The African Human Rights Law Reports contains legal decisions of relevance to human rights law in Africa. These include selected domestic decisions from the whole continent, as well as the decisions of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights and the United Nations treaty bodies, dealing with African countries. The Reports are fully indexed, to facilitate access and make research easy. Go to African Human Rights Law Reports

African Legal Information Institute

AfricanLII is a project of Faculty of Law, University of Cape Town. AfricanLII seeks to promote free access to law and open justice in Africa with partners in Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Seychelles, South Africa, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Go to African Legal Information Institute

Commonwealth Legal Information Institute

CLII provides free access to the legal materials of 59 Commonwealth and common law jurisdictions. Go to Commonwealth Legal Information Institute

Doing Business Law Library

The Doing Business law library, a World Bank project, is the largest free online collection of business laws and regulations with links to official government sources, where possible. Go to Doing Business Law Library

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