News Law Library (RBL)

Stay informed about closing days, trial subscriptions, and the new databases, magazines, and ebook packages in the Law Library collection.

Photo by Roman Kraft on Unsplash Photo by Roman Kraft on Unsplash
IMG 20240123 WA0002
23 Feb

2024-02-23: New in RBL | Co'lab boxes & M'eating room

The RBL aims to optimally fulfill its role as an accessible meeting point. Therefore, we have recently introduced a number of new features. The two brand-new 'co'lab boxes' at the back of the library are ideally suited for all kinds of group work activities. In the social space (the 'm'eating room'), you can relax or have a chat, but also eat your own brought lunch or drink coffee.

Scrnli 11 30 2023 9 25 23 AM
05 Jan

2024-01-05: REMINDER: Jurisquare discontinued on January 5th.

Earlier this year, the shareholders of the legal database Jurisquare decided to discontinue the service via the platform. This means that for UHasselt, after the expiration of our current license on January 5, 2024, lecturers, researchers, and students no longer have access to this database.

03250 Lexnow Banner Nl 800X400px 02 (1)
02 Oct

Starting on October 1st 2023, the University Library will grant on-campus access to the legal database LexNow. Here, you can access books and journals from a range of legal publishers, including Anthemis, die Keure / la Charte, LeA Uitgevers, Boom Juridisch, Politeia, and Story Publishers.

IMG 2991
19 Sep

2023-09-19: Introduction sessions RBL for first-year Law students on Tuesday, September 26th.

On Tuesday, September 26th, introductory sessions will be held at the Limburg Law Library for first-year law students.

Logo Bhl (1)
04 Aug

2023-08-04: Employees, law students, and Social Sciences students are no longer automatically members of the Hasselt Limburg Library.

Pexels Kindel Media 7054762
09 Jun

2023-06-09: Adjusted opening hours for the summer period

During the summer period, adjusted opening hours are in effect. Below you will find the specific holiday schedule for each sub-library.

Omnilegie
13 Feb

UHasselt recently acquired an online subscription to the Omnilegie database. The so-called 'blue codes (Blauwe Wetboeken) of Die Keure' serve as the foundation for this database.

Belgapress Logo Socials Share
16 Nov

2022-11-16: Belga.press replaces GoPress Academic

On Monday, 21st November, UHasselt will transition to the digital press database Belga.press. From now on, you will have access to the consolidated content of all Belgian news brands through this online news platform.

Scrnli 8 9 2023 10 05 22 AM
10 Oct

2022-10-10: Open Access Week: event 'Open Science: connecting the actors'

During the international Open Access Week 2022, the Belgian universities, in collaboration with the Royal Library, are organizing the event 'Open Science: connecting the actors', on November 21, 2022 in the Royal Library in Brussels.

Image by <a href="https://pixabay.com/users/geralt-9301/?utm_source=link-attribution&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=image&utm_content=5327813">Gerd Altmann</a> from <a href="https://pixabay.com//?utm_source=link-attribution&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=image&utm_content=5327813">Pixabay</a>
28 Mar

2022-03-28: Increase the visibility of your datasets through the UHasselt metadata repository.

Describe your datasets in the metadata repository to have them displayed on your researcher profile and linked to your publications. You can upload your data in just 3 simple steps.

1594831558832
18 Mar

2022-03-18: Online access to a personal Legidex account.

Since April 2019, Legidex's Legal Tech has been available to UHasselt students and academics through the Limburg Law Library.

IMG 2991
25 Feb

On Tuesday, 1st March, introductory sessions will be held at Law Library Limburg for the PXL students of Legal Practice.