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Law: Getting started

Resources for legal research, writing and referencing.

Library Service at Curtin Law School, Murray Street campus

Library terms explained

Welcome to the Law Libguide

This guide provides a starting point for accessing the many resources available for Law.

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Get your free subscription to Jade Professional!

Jade offers a paid subscription service to Jade Professional which provides you with advanced legal research tools such as visualisations of case law and legislation, email alerts, document checking to confirm and analyse your citations, and the ability to share and collaborate online.

Curtin law students can request a free subscription to Jade Professional by emailing the Faculty Librarian, Law on

Library workshops for Law students

Learn to use Jade Professional

JADE offers a smart way to search, annotate and share Australian legal judgements and decisions. Staying up to date has never been easier. New, revised, updated and so much more sophisticated, JADE takes online legal research to a whole new level.

Come along to this workshop and see for yourself!

Before attending this workshop please email Jaya Ralph, Faculty Librarian for Law ( to request your own personal subscription to Jade Professional.


Library workshops

See the workshops calendar for upcoming classes.