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Law Guide: Journals

This guide is designed to help you start your legal and law library research.


Links to key eJournals is provided here, however if you need journal articles on a particular topic, search via A-Z Databases for efficiency an more indepth results.  Electronic Journals allow you to browse through the contents page and searching within the journal.  You can also use uKwazi Fulltext Finder to search for articles within your faculty collection.

South African Law Journal

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The South African Law Journal is South Africa's premier law journal. It a peer-refereed journal, which publishes articles, notes and case notes, as wells as book reviews on all fields of law. Founded in 1884, it is one of the the oldest law journals of its kind in the world. It provides a forum for scholars and practitioner, from South Africa and elsewhere, to reflect on issues that are internationally significant and locally relevant. The SALJ aims to be essential reading for those inside and outside South Africa who wish to keep abreast of the development of the South African legal order and its relationship to legal issues internationally.

Open Access Human Rights Law Journals

South African law journals: reputable Internet links

International and Foreign law journals: reputable Internet links

WorldLII: Law Journals