Legal Research in the United Kingdom 1905-1984

A free database containing details of completed legal research topics from the earlier years of the 20th Century to 31 July 1984.

In 1985 IALS published a volume Legal research in the United Kingdom 1905-1984 containing a list of completed legal research topics from the earlier years of the 20th Century to 31 July 1984.

A digital version of the index is freely available. It charts the development of legal research interests in the UK in the 20th Century, details early work by many influential legal scholars, and reveals topics of recurring currency - providing themes and ideas for further research and fresh approaches. Links to available print and online theses are being added to the digital version.