Law Library Contact Details
PO Box 430
The address given above is the postal address for this library.
The location of the library is:
Arts & Social Studies Library
The Law Library is situated on the first floor of the Arts and Social Studies Library building at the junction of Corbett Road and Colum Road.
Book a group study room online!
Book a group study room online by completing the online booking form (Cardiff University username and password required).
All room bookings are subject to our general Code of Conduct. Please note, other local policies may apply in some rooms.
- Situated on the first floor of the Arts and Social Studies Library, accessible via a lift
- Two Disabled parking spaces are available close to the Arts and Social Studies Library (by the railway line) which can be accessed from Colum Drive
- An accessible toilet is provided on the entrance floor
- Low-level library catalogue terminals are available
- Staff will fetch books from the shelves, please ask for assistance
|Normal Semester Dates 2015/16 (including both May Bank Holidays)||Opening Hours|
|Monday to Thursday||8.30 to midnight (Study only 21.30 to midnight)|
|Friday||8.30 to 21.30|
|Saturday||10.00 to 17.30|
|Sunday||12.00 to 21.30|
|Christmas Recess 2015/16||Opening Hours|
|Monday 14th to Friday 18th December||9.00 to 17.00|
|Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th December||Closed|
|Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd December||9.00 to 17.00|
|Wednesday 23rd December||9.00 to 16.00|
|Thursday 24th December to Sunday 3rd January||Closed|
|Monday 4th January onwards||Normal semester opening hours|
|Easter Recess 2015/16||Opening Hours|
|Monday 21st to Thursday 24th March||9.00 to 17.00|
|Friday 25th to Monday 28th March||Closed|
|Tuesday 29th March onwards||Normal semester opening hours|
|Summer Recess 2016 (Monday 13th June to Sunday 18th September)||Opening Hours|
|Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday||9.00 to 17.00|
|Tuesday||9.00 to 21.30|
|Saturday||12.00 to 17.00|
|Monday 31st August (Bank Holiday)||Closed|
The Law Library provides information services to the Cardiff Law School.
The collections include teaching materials for undergraduate and masters courses in law as well as a practitioner collection for vocational training courses. Research collections reflect the interests of the School: criminal law and justice, intellectual property, environmental law, marine and shipping law, family law and justice, medico-legal studies, canon law and civil legal process.
The Law Library also has collections of UK Official Publications and UN material relating to the Law of the Sea.
The majority of Cardiff University's UN materials are held at SCOLAR@Newport Road, part of Cardiff University's Special Collections and Archives (SCOLAR).
The Law Library also provides information services to the School of Optometry and Vision Sciences.
The collections include teaching materials for undergraduate courses in optometry and vision sciences. Research collections reflect the interests of the School: biomedical imaging, cell and molecular biology, clinical and investigative vision sciences and structural biophysics.