The UK’s first – and freely available to all – online modular training course on palaeography and manuscript studies. It provides a set of distance learning materials suitable both for someone interested in exploring palaeography for the first time as well as for those in need of a refresher course.
A training reference point for all postgraduates, especially those in modern languages. As well as online research skills tutorials, PORT is a portal to research resources including catalogues, archives, museums, institutes, virtual libraries, and links.
The catalogue locates town maps extant in UK public archives and libraries. It provides details of almost 8,000 maps and provides for each the key cartographical and other features and the location of publicly-accessible exemplars.
An interface providing access to the full-text index of UK web space from 1996 to 2013, developed in partnership with the British Library as part of the Big UK Domain Data for the Arts and Humanities project.
BAILII, based at IALS, is a sophisticated searchable database of online primary legal resources, updated daily. BAILII contains British and Irish case law & legislation, European Union case law, Law Commission reports, and other law-related British and Irish material.
A searchable database of current awareness information giving bibliographic details of newly published books and journal articles of specific interest to law library and legal information professionals.
Electronic Access to Global Legal information, the successor to the award-winning national Intute and SOSIG law gateways, provides description and evaluation of selected high quality and authentic legal information sources on the web.
An award-winning database forming a collaborative internet gateway to holdings of foreign, comparative and international law in UK national and university libraries, locating and describing the collections in libraries throughout the UK.
A database of basic information on over 2,000 of the most significant multilateral treaties concluded from 1353 onwards and a number of significant bilateral treaties signed between 1353 and 1815, with links to full-text where available.
Past issues of Amicus Curiae – the official journal of both the Society for Advanced Legal Studies and the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies – are freely available online. This open journal version of Amicus Curiae includes over 600 articles by more than 400 authors. Many of the articles are appearing online for the first time.
Digital Evidence and Electronic Signature Law Review brings articles, legal developments and case reports to academics, practitioners and the industry in relation to digital evidence and electronic signatures from across the world. An open access version of the journal has been developed by Stephen Mason (founder, publisher and general editor) with the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies.
The IALS Student Law Review (ISLRev) is a digital open access peer-reviewed law journal established by the Institute on the School of Advanced Study's Open Journals System. It is run by IALS PhD legal research students assisted by an academic member of staff at IALS. The journal is intended as a showcase for legal scholars from postgraduate students and early career scholars to well-established academics; and, intends to target both members of the legal academia and practitioners in addition to students.