IALS Archives Collections

In addition to its own institutional archive, the IALS Archive holds archive material of various organisations and individuals connected to legal education. The complete list of collections is below; click each link to learn more about the collection and access the catalogue.

Please remember to cite any material you consult in your research outputs and use the following standard citation model: 

[description of item], [name of archive collection], [exact reference], IALS Archives, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies.

For example: 

Examinations performance records 1861-1957, Council of Legal Education Archive, A.CLE 11/11 M1920-M1922 No 11, IALS Archives, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies.

IALS Archives

BIALL:   British and Irish Association of Law Librarians

BCO:     General Council of the Bar

IALL:     International Association of Law Libraries

IALS:     Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

MOYS:   Elizabeth (Betty) Moys’ Publications and Files relating to Law Librarianship

RLEA:    Records of Legal Education Archives. This contains numerous other

The Library also manages the web archive of the UK Centre for Legal Education (UKCLE)

Some of our collections can also be searched on the Senate House Libraries archives catalogue.

Page last updated: 18th June 2020