Law Library 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. Locate our facilities on the building maps with the mobile directory for Main Library and Law Library. After hours entrance can be found on Union Road near the after hours return chute, opposite Science and Engineering building.
To protect our community, practice physical distancing and use hand sanitiser and antibacterial spray with paper towels readily available throughout the Library. It is strongly recommended that you wear a good quality face mask (N95, P2 or surgical) and keep 1.5 metres physical distance from others while in the Library.
Save time finding somewhere to study in the Law Library.
- UNSW students can Book a space to reserve a variety of study spaces for collaborative or individual study.
- In real time, check this page for how many individual desks are available on each level. Find them with the desk availability maps shown at the entrance.
- Desks and computers on Level 1 showing as available may have a booking. If a space is free you can check or book it on the spot using the QR code.
Help Zone: +61 2 9065 9444
Postal address: Law Library, UNSW Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia
UNSW Sydney map (Union Road - Kensington campus) - Union Road reference F8
The Help Zone is located inside the Library entrance. Visit us during staffed hours for assistance with your enquiries.
Borrow and return items
You can borrow/return items using the self-check machines located in the Help Zone on Ground Level. Return loans in the return chute located in the Library Help Zone. The after hours return chute is open 24hrs a day and located outside the Library on Union Road. Locate this on building maps with the mobile directory for Main Library and Law Library.
Pick up interlibrary loans and requested items in the High Use Collection room.
High Use Collection
The High Use Collection is located in the entrance lounge, near the Help Zone. 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.
To support requirements for physical distancing and COVID Safe measures, study rooms and collaborative areas are open with reduced seating capacity. Some spaces are available for individual study only. Loans for headphones, VGA and HDMI cables have been temporarily suspended.
Study booths are on Level 1. Study rooms are on Ground Level and Level 1. Most rooms are equipped with LCD screens and/or whiteboards. Check individual room details for current capacity, specific furniture and equipment availability.
Computers are available throughout the Library. UNSW students can borrow laptops from a self-service loan locker next to the lift on Ground Level or Book a space to reserve a desktop computer on Level 1.
For UNSW student and staff Wi-Fi access, UNSW Wireless Network (UniWide) is available throughout the Library for use with personal devices. University visitors may use their personal device to access the UNSW guest Wi-Fi service.
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 students can pay online. See UNSW IT Printing for students for charges.
Also in this Library
Assistive technology centre
Photos above: Luc Remond