Diana M. Priestly Law Library

The Law Library is named for its founding librarian, Diana M. Priestly, who was Law Librarian and Professor of Law from 1974-1987.

The Law Library is named for its founding librarian, Diana M. Priestly, who was Law Librarian and Professor of Law from 1974-1987.

Students enjoy the informal seating with its comfy chairs and couches.

Students enjoy the informal seating with its comfy chairs and couches.

The computer lab has 32 computer workstations.

The computer lab has 32 computer workstations.

An overhead view of the stacks - there are over 180,000 volumes in the library.

An overhead view of the stacks - there are over 180,000 volumes in the library.

The current periodicals reading area is situated near the entrance of the library.

The current periodicals reading area is situated near the entrance of the library.

Databases

To find legal research databases and other resources such as court websites use these links:

 

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Collections

Locate both electronic and print materials available to UVic students.

  • Summon: Find books, articles and electronic sources
  • Catalogue: Find physical and electronic materials from the UVic Libraries
  • Law course reserve: For materials recommended by professors for specific courses

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Use the library

The Diana M. Priestly Law Library is open to the public and all university students regardless of faculty affiliation. However, some services are for UVic law students only.



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Research help

The library provides the following research services:

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Law Library

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Regular Hours
Mon-Thu
08:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Sat-Sun
10:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Exam Hours
Mon-Thu
08:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Sat-Sun
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Intersession Hours
Mon-Fri
08:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Sat-Sun
Closed
Holiday Hours
Apr 6, 2015
08:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Closed
Apr 3, 2015
Closed
Law Map
Address

Law Library
Fraser Building
University of Victoria
PO Box 2300 STN CSC
Victoria, B.C., V8W 3B1
Canada

[See location on Google Maps]

Phone

250-721-8565


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