Information Services

Law Library

The Library holds the bulk of the University's law collections, specialising in Scots, UK, international and Commonwealth law.

It is also a designated European Documentation Centre.

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Law School Redevelopment Project

As part of the Law School redevelopment project, the Law Library has moved to the lower floors of the David Hume Tower.  

It is expected that the Law Library will return to refurbished space in Old College during the 2018 summer vacation. If you have any queries regarding the refurbishment or its impact please:


Law Library, David Hume Tower, George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9JX

Access and opening hours

Staff and students of the University of Edinburgh have full access and borrowing rights.