Finding Foreign Law Collections in the UK: The 2007 Flag Update and Questions it Raises for Future Collection Development Policy in the UK

Legal Information Management, Vol. 8, No. 2, Summer 2008

7 Pages Posted: 12 Mar 2008

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Peter Clinch

Cardiff University - Information Services

Ruth Bird

Bodleian Law Library

Abstract

The purpose of this article is to outline the latest findings from the recent review of foreign law holdings in the United Kingdom, and, in part 4, to raise key questions relating to the future of these potentially endangered resources. The authors invite the legal research community to consider the many issues of concern raised by the results of this latest FLAG survey.

Keywords: Foreign law collections, law libraries, legal research

Suggested Citation

Clinch, Peter and Bird, Ruth, Finding Foreign Law Collections in the UK: The 2007 Flag Update and Questions it Raises for Future Collection Development Policy in the UK. Legal Information Management, Vol. 8, No. 2, Summer 2008, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1104625

Peter Clinch

Cardiff University - Information Services ( email )

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United Kingdom

Ruth Bird (Contact Author)

Bodleian Law Library ( email )

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St. Cross Road
Oxford, OX1 3UJ
United Kingdom

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