Asked Legal Research Questions
These guides aim to answer questions
frequently asked of the staff at the Inner Temple Library. The
sources suggested are not intended to be exhaustive. Rather
they are sources that the staff have found to be most useful.
They include free web-based sources, hard copy materials and
Some of the
guides include information on works held by the Inns of Court
Libraries, which are open to members of the Inns of Court only.
Please note that the
subscription-based databases mentioned are available for use in
the Inner Temple Library by members of the Inns of Court only.
These databases cannot be accessed remotely because of
restrictions in our licence agreements. Members of the public
are advised to contact a public reference library to enquire if
the databases or publications listed are available locally.
(Quick Reference Guides to some of the subscription-based
databases can be found in the
Guides section of the website.)
The guides are also
available in PDF format (Adobe Acrobat Reader required). Click
on the Acrobat icon to open the PDF version.