Law Library collections

To find where an item is located, first check the collection details in the Library search record:
Extract from Library Search record: "Location Law Library - Available, General Collection Law 347.466 GRUB"

When you know the what collection at item is located in, lookup the table below for location details. You will also need to know the item's call number to find exactly where the item is located on the shelf. See find an item on the shelf for how to understand call numbers.

Collection Prefix Description Location Length of loan
Primary Collection  

Contains legislation, cases, Hansard and parliamentary papers.

Items are arranged by jurisdiction and then call number.

C Block, Level 6

Not for loan

General Collection Law

Contains books, videos, discs and looseleaf services.

C Block, Level 6

Standard loan

Looseleaf services are not available for loan

Periodical Collection Law

Contains journals and magazines. Items are arranged alphabetically by title.

Newspapers are stored in the group discussion area on C Block, Level 5.

QUT students and staff can request articles from periodicals held by QUT.

C Block, Level 6

Not for loan

Course Reserve Collection Law

Contains items in high demand such as prescribed texts, looseleaf services, videos, photocopies and exam papers (1989-2001). It may include lecturers' personal copies of items.

Lecturers' copies and dossiers of readings are arranged by unit code.

External students may request copies of extracts from items in this collection - simply search for the item in Library Search and select the Request scan of chapter option.

Ask at the Library service point at C Block, Level 5

For 2 hours

Law Reference  

Contains items such as case citators, case digests, dictionaries and legal encyclopaedias.

C Block, Level 6

Not for loan

Rapoport Collection  

Contains law reports from Australian and overseas jurisdictions.

C Block, Level 6

Not for loan

Project Reports Collection Law

Contains copies of dissertations, final year projects and honours theses submitted as a requirement of QUT Masters and Undergraduate courses.

Start of general collection at C Block, Level 6

Not for loan

Stack Collection Law

Contains copies of theses submitted as a requirement of QUT PhD courses.

Ask at the Library service point at C Block, Level 5

Not for loan

Rare Collection  

Contains fragile and valuable material which is unsuitable for shelving in the general collection.

Ask at the Library service point at C Block, Level 5

Not for loan

Helpdesk  

Contains quick reference material including street and telephone directories.

Ask at the Library service point at C Block, Level 5

Not for loan

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