Collections

The Russell Fox Library offers an extensive collection of legal materials in both print and digital formats.  These collections can be accessed at the Library. Please contact Library staff if you are interested in using our resources.

ACT Law Reports and Library Shelves

Print collection

The Library holds an extensive (though not complete) collection of primary and secondary printed materials including:

  • law reports from Australian and international jurisdictions
  • unreported judgments (ACT Courts and Tribunals)
  • journals
  • ACT legislation
  • textbooks and loose-leaf services
  • reference materials

Use Russell Fox Library Online Catalogue to find out law reports, books and journals held by the Library.

Online resources

Print copy collections are supplemented by a wide range of online legal resources which include full text law reports, electronic journals, case locators, legislation, loose-leaf services and more.

The Library provides access to:

  • Lexis Advance
  • Westlaw AU
  • CCH sources
  • BarnetJADE Professional
  • Justis
  • ACT Sentencing Database

A list of the Russell Fox Library’s titles of law reports, books and journals, the Collection list is a guide to the online version of the titles.

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Judgments

The Library collects judgments, sentencing remarks and decisions from ACT Courts and Tribunal.

Please contact the Library or access judgments, sentences and decisions accessible via the Supreme Court, the Magistrates Court and the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal websites.

If you are looking for further places to search for judgments and sentences of the Supreme Court, decisions of Magistrates' Court and ACAT go to the AustLII website or download the app for the mobile version.