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The Australasian Legal History Library

An AustLII research and infrastructure project

Last updated 24 July 2012

Project Summary

Approved Title: The Australasian Legal History Library: Creating historical depth in legal data on AustLII, to improve all legal research

Summary: The Australasian Legal History Library, to be located for free access on AustLII, will provide comprehensive legislation and case law from all colonies (subsequently Australian States, Territories or New Zealand) up to 1950. Its citator will show how these historical materials are used in current legal decisions. It will be a revolution for legal history research. [Brochure]

Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage – Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) fund; Grant LE120100062, 2012; Primary FoR 1801 Law; ARC funding : $330,000.

Chief Investigators, Parties and Contributions

Investigator
Collaborating Institution
Prof Andrew Mowbray
University of Technology, Sydney
Prof Graham Greenleaf
University of New South Wales
Dr Lisa Ford
University of New South Wales
Prof Amanda Nettelbeck
University of Adelaide
Prof Ross Grantham
University of Queensland
A/Prof Anne Twomey
University of Sydney
Prof Mark Finnane
Griffith University
Prof John Williams
University of Adelaide
Prof Andrew Buck
Macquarie University
Prof Bruce Kercher
Macquarie University
Prof Michael Adams
University of Western Sydney
A/Prof Robert Foster
University of Adelaide
A/Prof Stefan Petrow
University of Tasmania
Dr Catherine Bond
University of New South Wales
A/Prof Shaunnagh Dorsett
University of Technology, Sydney
Prof Mark Lunney
Australian National University
A/Prof Peter McDermott
University of Queensland
Em/Prof Wilfrid Prest
University of Adelaide
Judith Jones
Australian National University
Prof Helen Irving
University of Sydney
Prof Margaret Otlowski
University of Tasmania

Partner Investigators

Investigator
Collaborating Institution
Naish Peterson
Australian Law Librarians Association

Presentations and Publications

Greenleaf G, Chung P, Mowbray A, Salter B 'Digitising and Searching Australasian Colonial Legal History' [2012] UNSWLRS 23 (available via SSRN), presented at the Australian Historical Association Conference

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