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The Inner Temple is one of the four Inns of Court. The other Inns are Middle Temple, Gray's Inn and Lincoln's Inn. These are unincorporated associations which have existed since the 14th century. They play a central role in the recruitment, training and professional life of barristers, holding the exclusive rights to call candidates to the bar of England and Wales

The Inner Temple Library provides the following services to barrister, judicial and student members of all four Inns of Court:

A comprehensive collection of English legal materials

Specialist Scottish & Commonwealth collections

An enquiry service (in person, by telephone and by email)

An overnight loans scheme for barristers

PCs for online research and email access

Web access to the library catalogues of the four Inns

A range of legal research databases

Free Wi-Fi

A daily current awareness service

A document supply service for barrister members of the four Inns

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