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					INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED                                                                      LIBRARY
LEGAL STUDIES                                                                              SUBJECT
LIBRARY                                                                                       GUIDE




                          IMMIGRATION LAW
This guide aims to give a brief introduction to the Library's holdings on IMMIGRATION LAW. Please
consult the catalogue and the List of Serials displayed in the reading rooms for complete information
on current titles and locations. If you require further assistance please ask the staff at the Enquiry
Desk on the 4th floor.

1. TEXTBOOKS
The Library classifies textbooks either by jurisdiction (GO13, GA2 etc.) or according to subject area,
examples of which include Comparative Law (SB), Public International Law (SG) and Private
International Law/ Conflict of Laws (SH). Textbooks on Common Law topics for Common Law
jurisdictions (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, UK, USA) are shelved in a special section (SJ)

There may be further copies of Short Loan textbooks in the Main Collections on the lower floors.
Please check the Catalogue for alternative locations.

       Immigration material for England & Wales is shelved at                        GA2.C.51
       Immigration material for the European Union is shelved at                     GO1.A1.C.5
       International migration material is shelved at                                SG85
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         Please see also FOL sections for large size material

Textbooks on the Refugee Convention and human rights include:

Blake, N. & Husain, R.            Immigration, asylum & human rights                 GA2.C.5 BLA
Goodwin-Gill, G. S.               The refugee in international law. 2nd ed. 1996     SG85 GOO
Hathaway, J.                      Law of refugee status 1991                         GC1.C.5 HAT
Juss, S. Singh                    International migration and global justice 2006    SHORT LOAN
Plender, R.                       Basic documents on international migration law.    SG85 PLE
                                  3rd rev. ed. 2007
Symes, M. & Jorro, P.             Asylum law and practice 2003                       GA2.C.5 SYM

Textbooks on immigration and nationality law include:

Clayton, G                       Textbook on immigration and asylum law 2004         SHORT LOAN
Dummett, A. & Nicol, A.          Subjects, citizens, aliens & others : nationality   SHORT LOAN
                                 and immigration law. 1990
Fransman, L.                     British nationality law. 2nd ed. 1998               GA2.C.5 FRA
Guild, E. & Harlow, C.           Implementing Amsterdam: immigration and             GO1.A1.C.5
                                 asylum rights in EC law. 2001                       GUI
Jackson, D.                      Immigration: law and practice. 3rd ed. 2001         GA2.C.5 JAC
Joint Council for the welfare of Immigration nationality and refugee law             GA2.C.5 SHU
Immigrants (JCWI)                handbook 2002
Macdonald, I.                    Macdonald’s Immigration law & practice in the       SHORT LOAN
                                 United Kingdom. 6th ed. 2005


IMMIGRATION LAW SUBJECT GUIDE                                                                  PAGE   1
Morris, P.                         Blackstone’s guide to the Asylum and               GA2.C.5 LEI
                                   Immigration (Treatment of claimants, etc.) Act
                                   2004
Shah, P.                           Migration, diasporas and legal systems in          SHORT LOAN
                                   Europe
Rogers, N & Scannell, R.           Free movement of persons in the enlarged           GO1.A1.C.5
                                   European Union 2005                                ROG


2. LIST OF LOOSELEAF WORKS                        A selection of works


Cotran, E., Pearl, D. & Butterworth's immigration law service. 1991                   GA2.C.5 BUT
Riza, A.

3. LIST OF SERIALS                                A selection of titles

Titles marked Electronic resource can be accessed from the catalogue (SASCAT) record
for the relevant journal.


AMNESTY International report FROM 2000 SHELVED AT FOL SG85.J.19                       SG85.J.19
CONTROL of immigration statistics (G.B.)                                              FOL GA2.J.207
EUROPEAN journal of migration and law                                                 SG85.J.48
GEORGETOWN immigration law journal                                                    Electronic
                                                                                      Resource
HUMAN rights case digest (Council of Europe)                                          FOL
                                                                                      GO1.A25.H.2
HUMAN rights law journal                                                              SHORT LOAN
HUMAN rights quarterly                                                                SG85.J.16
IMMIGRATION and nationality law and practice                                          FOL GA2.J.276
IMMIGRATION and nationality law reports                                               GA2.G.132
IMMIGRATION and nationality law review                                                Electronic
                                                                                      Resource
IMMIGRATION appeals (G.B.)                                                            GA2.G.71
JOURNAL of social security law                                                        GA2.J.309
JOURNAL of social welfare and family law                                              GA2.J.186
LEGAL action: the bulletin of the legal action group                                  FOL GA2.J.154
TOLLEY’S immigration, asylum and nationality law                                      FOL GA2.J.276

4. LEGISLATION AND LAW REPORTS
If you are interested in legislation or cases concerning immigration or migration issues in specific
countries, you will need to consult the legislation or law reports for that jurisdiction.
Consult the List of Serials or Online Catalogue to find the general classmark for the country you
require. Consult consolidations of legislation, digests or indices to trace particular acts or cases.


These printed subject guides are all available on the IALS web site at the following address.

http://ials.sas.ac.uk/library/guides/subject_guides.htm

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