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The collection of the Law Library is arranged on open shelves, distributed across three floors. The books are classified by subject categories and the journals, alphabetically by title.
The Law Library is responsible for the formation of the collection of digital and print sources. In addition, the library provides courses and workshops, develops e-learning tools, advises and guides individual students and researchers in the field of legal research of sources.
Our services include:
- Defining search strategies. For example: selecting the most relevant search terms;
- Advising on which databases can be used for researching literature, case law, treaties, legislation and legislative history;
- Advising on which databases are suitable for researching Dutch law, European Law and International Law. This includes selecting databases with regard to other jurisdictions and comparative law;
- Searching the various databases in a structured way;
- Evaluating, selecting and citing of legal literature and legal sources.
From Monday to Friday from 8:30 – 17:00 hrs you are welcome in the library!
Liaison Librarian for the Faculty of Law:
P.O. Box 9049, 6500 KK Nijmegen
||(024) 361 56 05
||Ask Your Librarian
||Mon - Thu: 8.30 - 22.00
Fri: 8.30 - 18.00
Sat & Sun: closed
Opening hours during examination period
Fri 1 July 2022: 8.30-22.00
Sat 2 July 2022: 10.00-18.00
Sun 3 July 2022: 10.00-18.00
Fri 8 July 2022: 8.30-22.00
Sat 9 July 2022: 10.00-18.00
Sun 10 July 2022: 10.00-18.00
Mon - Fri: 8.30 - 22.00
Sat: 10.00 - 18.00
Sun: 10.00 - 18.00
Opening hours in 2022 differ during the holiday period and public holidays
The library is closed on
||Friday Four Days Marches
|26 December-1 January
The library will be open again on Monday 2 January 2023
Mondays to Fridays
|July 18th to August 12th
The library is open from 8.30 am - 5.30 pm