To search the library catalogue for books, just go to the library hompage and click on Library Catalogue. From here, you can search via author, title of the book, or conduct a keyword search. When you click on a result, you will get all the information about the item. This includes the author, title, publisher, edition, a brief description or contents, the general subject area, and location number which will tell you where to find the item on the library shelves.
Books in the Library are categorised by their subject using the Dewey Classification System. Each book is given a Dewey shelf number that indicates its topic, and this number is typically located on the book's spine. Below is a general overview of Dewey numbers associated with Law and Legal Studies:
|Constitutional & Administrative Law||342|
|Military, Tax, Trade & Industrial Law||343|
|Labour, Social & Welfare Law||344|
|Torts; Family Law; Land Law; Company Law||346|
|Civil Procedure & Courts||347|
|Law making & Legislation||348|
|Laws of Specific Jurisdictions & areas||349|
E-books are digital counterparts of printed books, and are accessible on your computer or handheld device.
To search the library catalogue for e-books, just go to the library hompage and click on Library Catalogue. From here, you can search via author, title of the book, or conduct a keyword search. To access any of our e-books, you will be required to log in with your student e-mail and password. Make sure to select the e-book as seen below:
Alternatively, you can check out our e-book collections on TUS Midlands Library homepage under Collections.
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