Past Events

Thursday 1 February,
1.15pm to 1.45pm

The Law Library of Victoria invites you to attend our Switch On... information sessions. These twenty-five minute sessions are suited to judicial officers, court staff, legal professionals, law students, and anyone with an interest in law.

The first Switch On session for 2018 presents an overview on how to identify authoritative resources for case law and legislation. This session will: demonstrate how to identify court authorities when looking at parallel citations; provide an understanding of abbreviations; instruct on how to locate report series using abbreviations; and highlight authoritative websites for legislation. Learn what the best free resources are and the resources...

Tuesday 23 January,
1.15pm to 2.15pm

Take a tour and get to know the history, architecture and collection of the Supreme Court Library. This sixty minute tour is targeted at the legal profession, exploring all four levels of the Library and showcasing the range of current and historical resources that are available in the collection. Due to the instructional nature of the tour (identifying resources and explaining how and when to use them), participants are eligible to claim CPD points on completion of the tour.

To register for this tour please email libraryevents@supcourt.vic.gov.au...

Tuesday 9 January,
1.15pm to 1.45pm

Take a tour and get to know the history and architecture of the Supreme Court Library. Opened in 1884, the Library is of legal, architectural, historical and social significance and has one of the largest law collections in the state. This 30 minute tour is recommended for those who want a brief introduction to the Library and its heritage, exploring the Ground and First Floors.

All are welcome and entry is free. To register please email libraryevents@supcourt.vic.gov.au

Tuesday 12 December,
1.15pm to 1.45pm

Take a tour and get to know the history and architecture of the Supreme Court Library. This 30 minute tour is recommended for those who want a brief introduction to the Library and its heritage, exploring the Ground and First Floors.

All are welcome and entry is free. To register please email libraryevents@supcourt.vic.gov.au

Tuesday 28 November,
1.15pm to 2.15pm

Take a tour and get to know the history, architecture and collection of the Supreme Court Library. This 60 minute tour is targeted at the legal profession, exploring all four levels of the Library and showcasing the range of current and historical resources and materials that are available in the collection.

All are welcome and entry is free. To RSVP please email libraryevents@supcourt.vic.gov.au

Tuesday 21 November,
1.15pm to 1.45pm

The Law Library of Victoria invites you to participate in our Switch On... information sessions. These twenty-five minute sessions are suited to judicial officers, court staff, legal professionals, law students, and anyone with an interest in law.

The November session presents an overview on how to identify authoritative resources for case law and legislation. This session will: demonstrate how to identify court authorities when looking at parallel citations; provide an understanding of abbreviations; instruct on how to locate report series using abbreviations; and highlight authoritative websites for legislation. Learn what the best free resources are and the resources that are...

Thursday 16 November,
6.00pm to 7.15pm

BottledSnail Productions and the Law Library of Victoria invite you to join us for a special twilight concert featuring vocal and instrumental performances by members of the legal profession. This concert in the stunning Supreme Court Library will feature Habeas Chorus and members of the cast of BottledSnail's next major production, and instrumental performances from Aimee Nguyen and Xinyu Zhang on violin, Jonathan Xian on piano and a flute and string quartet featuring Jennifer Lindstrom, Natasha Paige, Julia Gillies and Eloise Verbeek.

Tickets are $15 and available at https://www.bottledsnail.com/twilightsongs. All profits from the concert will be donated to the...

Tuesday 14 November,
1.15pm to 1.45pm

Take a tour and get to know the history and architecture of the Supreme Court Library. This 30 minute tour is recommended for those who want a brief introduction to the Library and its heritage, exploring the Ground and First Floors.

All are welcome and entry is free. To register please email libraryevents@supcourt.vic.gov.au

 

Tuesday 24 October,
1.15pm to 2.15pm

Take a tour and get to know the history, architecture and collection of the Supreme Court Library. This 60 minute tour is targeted at the legal profession, exploring all four levels of the Library and showcasing the range of current and historical resources and materials that are available in the collection.

All are welcome and entry is free. To RSVP please email libraryevents@supcourt.vic.gov.au

Tuesday 17 October,
1.15pm to 1.45pm

The Law Library of Victoria invites you to participate in our Switch On... information sessions. These twenty-five minute sessions are suited to judicial officers, court staff, legal professionals, law students, and anyone with an interest in law.

The October session presents a brief overview on how to research the legal systems and resources of other countries, presented by one of our reference librarians. Based on the Law Library of Victoria's handy online guide, learn how to plan your research, what the best free resources are, and what resources are available through the library's collection, with tips and demonstrations along the...

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