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Transcripts of Judicial Proceedings in England and Wales: a Guide to Sources

A new 2017 edition of the Inner Temple Library’s guide to sources of transcripts, last revised in 2011, is now available as a 174-page PDF document.

The guide is intended primarily for libraries and information service staff who may need to obtain, or assist others to obtain, transcripts of proceedings in the courts and tribunals of England and Wales.

While the basic arrangement is unchanged in this new edition, all existing entries have been checked and brought up to date, new courts and tribunals created since 2011 have been added, both the content and the layout of entries have been enhanced, and general information provided in the introduction and the appendices has been significantly expanded. Changes introduced recently to HM Courts and Tribunals Service’s transcription service are also covered.

The transcript content of major subscription-based internet services, such as Justis, Lexis and Westlaw, is not included.

In most cases the service providers included in the guide were consulted directly in order to ensure that the information given about their services is as accurate as possible.

The guide costs £25.00. This price is for single-use only.

For information on multiple use (e.g. corporate intranet, academic reference) please contact

Payment can be made by cheque, PayPal account or guest checkout (for debit and credit cards). Cheques should be made payable to “Inner Temple Library” and sent to Inner Temple Library, Inner Temple, London, EC4Y 7DA.