Find out about the law during Law Week

Law Week: 18 - 24 May

It's Law Week this week!The word law spelled out in scrabble tiles on a brown timber table

Law Week is held every year in May to promote community awareness and understanding of the law, the legal system and the legal profession.

For Law Week 2020, check out these helpful books and websites to help you learn about the law.  

Here are some of the many organisations providing legal information about issues arising due to the pandemic.

Books about the law

This week is a good time to read a book about the law.

Getting help

Find sources of free legal help.

Watch a video

Watch a short video from Legal Aid NSW. Learn how to find legal information, how Legal Aid can help, and all about civil law. 

Join a webinar

Take the opportunity to hear from the experts by attending a webinar.

  • As part of Law Week 2020, Liverpool City Library is presenting two legal Q&A’s with South West Sydney Legal Centre. Both presentations will take place on Zoom and streamed to Facebook, and  are open for anyone to attend. Follow the links below for more information and registration.
  • Shoalhaven Libraries and the ShoalCoast Community Legal Centre will be presenting a webinar on the legal issues surrounding COVID-19, including tenancy, employment, family law, and credit and debt on 21 May at 2pm. Find it on the Shoalhaven Library Facebook page on the day 

Dive in deep

For those who want to learn more about the law.