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Law Library: General Information

A Comprehensive Guide to Law Information

NOTICE TO LIBRARY USERS

MYLEXISNEXIS SELF- REGISTRATION

Mylexisnexis has switched to self-registration. Please access Mylexisnexis through the Law Library libguide page:

https://libguides.wits.ac.za/c.php?g=145389&p=952544

When you open the MylexisNexis landing page please use the’ Register ‘option and not the ‘Login’ option. Register with your Wits EMAIL ADDRESS and create your own password. 

After registration, you will receive a verification email from Mylexisnexis which will enable you to continue using Mylexisnexis with your individual credentials.

Law Library

The Law Library is located in the Oliver Schreiner building and serves the information needs of the School of Law which is recognized as one of the top law schools in the country, with a reputation for leading-edge research, active public engagement, excellent teaching, and rigorous training.

For Law library-related inquiries kindly contact Maggie and Aysha at this email address:

Maggie.Benjamin@wits.ac.za

Aysha.Patel@wits.ac.za

Buyisiwe.Mncube@wits.ac.za

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HOW TO CREATE A LIBRARY PIN

HOW TO CREATE A LIBRARY PIN/ACCOUNT

WHY DO I NEED TO CREATE A LIBRARY PIN / ACCOUNT?

  • It allows you to access Wits electronic resources such as databases and e-books off-campus.
  • It allows you to renew books online.
  • It allows you to request books that are borrowed by patrons online.
  • It allows you to book an overnight book online.

LIBRARY HOURS

LAW LIBRARY HOURS

Monday               08h00-23h00
Tuesday               08h:00-23h:00
Wednesday         08h:00-23h:00
Thursday              08h:00-23h:00
Friday                    08h:00-17:h00
Saturday                08h:00-17h:00
Sunday                   14h:00-20h:00
Public Holidays     CLOSED

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