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Research Support Guide for Law Postgraduate Students and Academic Staff

Research support assistance and useful library resources for Postgraduate students and Academic Staff

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.

Print Journals and eJournals

Links to key journals are provided here, however, if you need journal articles on a particular topic, search via A-Z Databases for efficiency and more in-depth 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.

Print Journals eJournals
Acta Criminologica Acta Criminologica
Acta Juridica Acta Juridica
African Human Rights Law Journal African Human Rights Law Journal
De Jure De Jure
De Rebus De Rebus
Obiter Harvard law review
South African journal on human rights Obiter
South African law journal SA Crime Quarterly
SA mercantile law journal SA Journal on Human Rights
SA Public Law SA Law Journal
Stellenbosch Law Review SA Mercantile Law Journal
Tydskrif vir die Suid Afrikaanse Reg

SA Public Law

Stellenbosch Law Review

Tydskrif vir die Suid Afrikaanse Reg

UWC Law Faculty publishes its own journal

Law, Democracy & Development

Open Access Human Rights Law Journals

South African law journals: reputable Internet links

International and Foreign law journals: reputable Internet links

WorldLII: Law Journals


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