The NZLS library is a private library for use by members and associate members of the New Zealand Law Society, the Judiciary and the Ministry of Justice Court staff.

The Library has four main locations in Auckland, Wellington, Canterbury and Otago. Branch libraries are located throughout the country.

Library staff provide high quality legal information services. Research libraries are located at the High Courts in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin.

Legal information resources

New titlesNew titles

A list of recent books, serials and databases purchased by the Library.

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Bibliographic and holdings information for texts and serials held at the library. More about this service.

Online databasesOnline databases

Subscription databases accessible only in the Law Society libraries located in District and High Courts around New Zealand.

Online databasesEPIC databases

Subscription databases from Gale and Ebsco accessible only from the my.lawsociety site.