IALS Library provides a number of desktop PCs for all library users. All PCs are located on library reading room floors and provide users with access to a number of relevant computer software packages, as well as full access to all online database and electronic resources.
Computers in the IALS Library
group of computers on the Library concourse on the 4th floor provide access to key electronic legal information services such as BAILII, LexisLibrary, Westlaw UK, Heinonline, Justis, and CD-ROM services as well as E-mail, Internet and wordprocessing programs.
Electronic Legal Research Unit
More networked computers are freely available in a specially designed training room on the 4th floor, accessed from the Library Concourse. These machines have access to BAILII, LexisLibrary, Westlaw UK, Heinonline, Justis, CD-ROM services, E-mail, Internet, wordprocessing programs and the Endnote software tool for bibliographies .
Library Reading Rooms
More networked computers are freely available in each of the reading rooms on the 3rd floor, 2nd floor and floor L2. These machines have access to BAILII, LexisLibrary, Westlaw UK, Heinonline, Justis, CD-ROM services, E-mail, Internet, wordprocessing programs.
Use of Laptops and WiFi Service
Visitors are welcome to bring personal laptop computers to use in the Library at their own risk. Power and data sockets are located beside most tables and in the study carrels on 2nd and 3rd floors for suitably configured equipment. Ethernet cables may be borrowed from the Library Enquiry Desk, 4th floor. A Wireless Internet access service at also freely available at IALS. More about using wireless network at IALS.
Further information on all our services can be found in our research guides section