University Institute of Legal Studies



Keeping in mind its objective of promoting excellence in the teaching-learning-research experience, the Institute has established its own independent, spacious, two storeyed air-conditioned library. The Institute's library is one of the richest law libraries of the region, which stocks over 18,000 text and reference books along with a varied collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries and other reference material. It subscribes to over 40 international and national legal and other journals and magazines. The library also subscribes to more than 10 newspapers, both in English and the region's vernacular languages.

In addition to these, the library supports access to numerous e-sources, including Lexis Nexis Advance, SCC Online, AIR Online, EBC Reader, EDZTER (for newspapers and magazines), LiveLaw, Manupatra Online Oxford Online and Thomson Reuters. A well-equipped 'Computer Lab' with over 40 computers backed by free internet connectivity and Wi-Fi facility has also been set up. This library is being managed by a team of well trained and committed professionals, who periodically organize orientation programmes for the students to enable them to utilize the services and resources of the library to the fullest.

Library Hours
The students can avail of library facilities from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm (Monday to Saturday).

Services Offered

  • The Institute has a SLIM SOFTWARE for the issue and return of books
  • The Institute's Library is also equipped with RFID (Radio-Frequency identification Door)
  • The Institute has a newly set up lab for the visually impaired
  • The Library is equipped with two optimizer racks for the chronological stacking of Legal Journals and Reporters
  • Reference Service
  • Newspaper Clipping Service
  • Internet Search via free WI-FI access to students
  • Printout Service

The Institute also offers a wide range of other facilities including:

  • Separate Boys' and Girls' Common Room
  • Language Lab
  • Legal Aid Clinic
  • Placement Cell
  • Counselling Cell
  • Well Stocked and Sanitised Pantry
  • Fire Extinguishing System

Enquiry No(s): 1800-180-2065, +91 172 2534818, 2534866 (from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm & 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm on working days )

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