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16 July 2020

Update your skills with an online refresher. The Law Library of Victoria’s new Legal Research eLearning is free for registered users of the Law Library of Victoria website. The ...

eLearning module
2 July 2020
Develop legal research skills through the Law Library of Victoria’s new Legal Research eLearning. Created with funding from the Victorian Legal Services Board, the eLearning units are free for...
Supreme Court Library
1 June 2020

Due to the Queen’s Birthday Public Holiday, the Law Library of Victoria’s reference services will be unavailable on Monday 8 June 2020. You can still search the catalogue, view latest judgments, legislation and more on the website.

Supreme Court Library
22 May 2020

Have you ever tried to find an unreported judgment? The Law Library of Victoria’s research guide Unreported judgments in Victoria provides information on the difference between reported and unreported judgments as well as authorised and unauthorised reports. Created by the Law Library...

Supreme Court Library
14 May 2020

COVID-19 and the law of Australia, written by Emrys Nekvapil, Maya Narayan and Stephanie Brenker, is an online textbook, organised by subject area, providing guidance on the laws made by the legislature, executive, and judiciary (and administrative tribunals) of the Commonwealth and each...

Supreme Court Library
8 April 2020

COVID-19 has had many impacts across our community and within legal practice. Our Victorian Bar members have felt the effects of the necessary slow-down in Court hearings, as well as the absence of their usual access to the Library for the research and information they require. To assist...

Supreme Court Library
27 March 2020

From Thursday 26 March, a new service plan for the Library has been implemented. The new service plan has a focus on digital services.

Importantly, the service plan maintains most present services while meeting the need for the closure of the Supreme Court Library. The closure is...

Supreme Court of Victoria
20 March 2020

We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely. Following recent advice, all Library events are suspended until further notice. 

The Supreme Court of Victoria is following State and Commonwealth government advice regarding COVID-19. For more information visit the Supreme Court of...

Level 1 Supreme Court Library
11 March 2020

The Supreme Court Library will be closing at 4.30pm on Thursday 12 March 2020. Apologies for...

Supreme Court Library
5 March 2020

The Supreme Court Library will be closed on Monday 9 March due to the Labour Day public holiday. You can still visit our website to search the catalogue, view latest judgments, legislation and more. 

West Gate Bridge
29 January 2020

On the 15th of October 1970, a span of the West Gate Bridge suddenly collapsed. Thirty-five men were killed and many others were injured. The collapse was, and still is, the greatest loss of life in Victoria due to an industrial accident.

A Royal Commission to investigate the...