Law Library


The John & Alison Kearney Law Library supports the learning, teaching and research of the Faculty of Law and is part of the exceptionally high quality learning experience enjoyed by Bond Law students. The Law Library provides access to an extensive range of materials, both online and in print. With respect to Australian material the collection aims to be comprehensive and with respect to other jurisdictions, particularly Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom, material is collected in depth in relation to fields taught or researched within the Faculty. International commercial and trade law is another area of focus.

Today's Hours: 
Tel: +61 7 5595 1510
Location: Building 4

  • Group Study Rooms (2)
  • Chargebar
  • Computers & Wi-Fi
  • Printing, copying & scanning

Refurbishment project

Level 2 of the Law Library has recently undergone a major refurbishment with updated and modernised spaces including collaborative, independent and casual study options. Level 3 of the Law Library (including the two group study rooms) has now reopened.

Resources & facilities

Make the most of these handy guides on law and research topics to get ahead in your studies.

Level 3 of the Law Library is available for quiet individual or group study. Quiet conversation is permitted but students are requested to keep noise levels low and not impact on the ability of other students to study undisturbed. The Law Library has two bookable group study rooms.

More about study spaces

Group Study Room Bookings


Computers for student and staff use are located on Level 2 of the Law Library and in the computer lab on Level 3. Check out the computer maps for real-time availability.

Computer availability


Recharge your batteries! Plug in your phones and other mobile devices using the variety of adapters available at the chargebar.

Short loan lockers

Twelve lockers are available for day loan from the service desk on presentation of a student ID card.

The John & Alison Kearney Law Library houses a collection of specialized law resources in print and audiovisual formats. This collection includes an extensive range of primary and secondary information sources for Australia and many other jurisdictions.

Find in Library Search

Click on the links below to explore new content:


Make an appointment with a law librarian, for one-on-one help with:

  • Researching and navigating law databases and resources
  • Searching and accessing primary and secondary sources of law
  • Searching Library Search for relevant sources
  • Understanding legal referencing styles (AGLC, McGill, etc)
  • Setting up alerts to keep current
  • Reference management advice – EndNote & RefWorks