Our dynamic law programme spans a wide range of subject areas and publication formats, founded on the twin pillars of quality and originality, and serving all levels of the global academic market. Our aim is to publish work that interprets and articulates the law, but also work that innovates and challenges the status quo, often comparing systems or drawing lessons from other disciplines.

We're proud to publish monographs that advance our thinking or serve to define a field, concise overviews that introduce new fields of study, and state-of-the-art reference works - such as our acclaimed Research Handbooks, major Encyclopedia, and Commentaries - which provide a strong foundation for study and research.

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eBook Collections

Major Annual Subject Collections

Each collection includes all reference works, scholarly monographs, Research Handbooks and companions published in that subject in a calendar year. Click on the link below for booklists.

Please see below for the number of titles in each collection:


2024 Estimate





2019 and before

Archive A

Book total: 174 175 155 152 155 1234 13

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Essentials Collections

We have used citation, sales, and Elgaronline usage data to curate these collections of titles that have stood the test of time in key areas of our list. Featuring wide ranges of topics and written by geographically and ideologically diverse selections of our authors, these are essential collections for libraries building well-rounded and comprehensive collections.

Essentials in Environmental Law
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Essentials in Human Rights
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Essentials in Intellectual Property
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Essentials in European Law
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Essentials in International Law
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Essentials in Climate Change
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Essentials in UN Sustainable Development Goals
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Subject Specific Collections

These collections include monographs, Handbooks, dictionaries, research reviews, companions and encyclopedia. Click on the links below for booklists.

AI & Disruptive Technology Climate Change Commercial Law Comparative Law Competition & Antitrust Law

Constitutional Law

Corporate & Financial Law

Criminal Law & Justice

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Accessibilty Energy Environmental Law Gender Health & Well-being Human Rights

Indigenous Studies

Intellectual Property, Technology & Media Law Labor & Employment Migration & Citizenship Private International Law Public International Law Research Methods


Teaching & Skills Development in Higher Education UN Sustainable Development Goals Water & Pollution    


Our authoritative Handbooks comprise specially commissioned, peer-reviewed, original chapters offering comprehensive analyses of each topic. Our Handbooks are unique in their research focus and, in many cases, the cross-disciplinary nature of the topics. Click on the links below for booklists.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Accessibility Handbooks

Intellectual Property Handbooks

International Law Handbooks

Law Handbooks

UN Sustainable Development Goals Handbooks


These state-of-the-art online resources are enhanced with Elgaronline’s powerful search tools, facilitating the search for key terms across the entire Encyclopedia, while the browse function allows users to move seamlessly between the volumes. These elements combine to create powerful research tools for researchers and scholars. These Encyclopedia can be purchased as stand-alone products and are not part of other collections.


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