Law Resources

Law Resources

UTAMU has access to the following electronic law resources.
African Legal Information Institute

AfricanLII is a programme of the Democratic Governance and Rights Unit at the Department of Public Law, University of Cape Town. The institute helps individuals, organizations, and governments build and maintain sustainable access to law portals, and reach the people of Africa and beyond.


Academic and peer-reviewed journals, publications and databases on law and social sciences. GOALI offers access to up to 16,000 resources, including books and peer-reviewed journals from 70 publishers, and the offering keeps growing.


Covering back issues in law including criminology and criminal justice dating as far back as 1910 (journals) and recent text books too.

OECD Legal Instruments

The Compendium of OECD Legal Instruments provides the text of all the legal instruments adopted in the framework of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), as well as related information including the list of OECD Members and non-OECD Members having adhered to them (the Adherents).


Database of national labour, social security and related human rights legislation.

World Legal Information Institute

Holds over 834 databases from 123 jurisdictions via 14 Legal Information Institutes

Law Library

This resource is only accessible locally at UTAMU Kungu Campus.