Law Library

Law Library, recently refurbished, is located in Kensington within the Law Building and offers access to a wide range of materials, both print and online in the field of law and legal studies. See Law Library collection range for more information.

Help Zone: +61 2 9385 2650
Address: Law Library, UNSW Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia

UNSW Sydney map (Kensington campus) - reference F8


Law Library refurbishment - study desks

Law Library refurbishment - display wall

Law Library refurbishment - rooms

 Photos above: Luc Remond

Help Zone

The Help Zone is located inside the Library entrance. Visit us during staffed hours for assistance with your enquiries.

  • Borrow and return items
  • Pick up interlibrary loans
  • Pick up DVD and other requested items
  • Research assistance

Borrow and return items

These facilities are located in the Help Zone on Ground Level. You can borrow items using the self-check machines. When returning loans, use the self-check machine and place items in the return chute located in the Library Help Zone. The after hours return chute is located outside the Library on Union Road.

High Use Collection

The High Use Collection is located in the entrance lounge, near the Help Zone. Short loans and requested items are located here. Borrow and return short loan items using the self-check machine in the High Use Collection room. Late return of these items will incur fines.

Group study rooms

Log in to Room bookings to book a group study room. Group study rooms are available on Ground Level and Level 1. Most rooms are equipped with LCD screens and/or whiteboards. Borrow headphones, VGA and HDMI cables from the Help Zone during staffed hours for use in any of these rooms.

Tutorial rooms on the Ground Level and Level 1 are available for group study when not in use for classes.


Computers are available throughout the Library. For WiFi access, UNSW Wireless Network (UniWide) is available throughout the Library for use with personal devices.

Print/Copy services

Help phones are located in the Print/Copy areas for print copy scan enquiries. Further assistance is available at the Print/Copy Services desk at Level 2 Main Library. Print/copy/scanners are available throughout the Library at the Print/Copy stations.

Add credit to your UNSW ID card at the Print/Copy station Ground Level, any campus recharge kiosk, the Print/Copy Services desk on Level 2 in Main Library or pay online. See UNSW IT Services Campus Printers for charges.

Touch screen kiosks

Touch screen kiosks are located in the Main Library and Law Library. Use them to locate group study rooms, collections, computer areas and facilities such as toilets, printers, lifts and stairs.

You can also locate facilities, faculties and services on the Kensington & Paddington campuses.


Designated eating area with microwaves available in the entrance lounge kitchenette (Union Road side). For more information see Food in the Library.

Library toilets

  • Male and female toilets (including ambulant cubicles) are located on the Ground Level of Library
  • An accessible unisex toilet with a baby change table is located on the Ground Level of library
  • A unisex toilet is available on Level 1


Whiteboards are available in most group study rooms on both levels. Erasers and markers are available for use on site. More are available from the Help Zone if required.

Also in this Library

  • Search the Library collection computer on Ground Level
  • A lift and stairs to both Library levels
  • Device charging stations on Level 1 and Ground Level (print/copy room)
  • Portable battery chargers available for loan at Help Zone
  • UNSW Security Help Point intercom located near the central stairs on Level 1 and at the Library entrance Ground Level

Assistive technology centre

The Assistive technology centre is available on Level 1, room 113. Register to use this room with Equitable Learning Services.


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