Recent News

15Jun

Fieldfisher and the ILBF

The ILBF is delighted to announce that Fieldfisher has made a generous grant to the ILBF to assist the ILBF’s shipments and the new Shipping Coordinator student placement. Timothy Adetuyole was appointed as Shipping Coordinator earlier this year. Fieldfisher is a global law firm which shares the values of the ILBF of increasing access to […]
05May

Latest donations reach Ethiopia’s Hawassa University and Dilla University

In July 2020, the ILBF was able to ship 51 boxes containing 404 excellent legal texts to Hawassa University and Dilla University in Ethiopia, thanks to a generous donation from Thomson Reuters. Despite the constraints of Covid-19, the Thomson Reuters warehouse team put in a huge effort to make sure the books were packed and […]
23Apr

Declutter and do good!

As coronavirus lockdown restrictions ease gradually across the UK, why not take a little time to tidy your law library bookshelves? By donating your spare legal texts to the ILBF, you can share essential legal knowledge and connect with colleagues across the world.  Access to legal texts and resources is taken for granted in the […]
09Mar

Introducing Timothy Adetuyole, our new shipping coordinator!

In this Q&A, we introduce the ILBF community to Timothy Adetuyole, our new Shipping coordinator. Timothy is a law student at the University of Surrey, currently on his work placement year. He will be working as ILBF’s shipping coordinator for the remainder of this academic year. Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? […]
17Dec

Support the ILBF this festive season with Amazon Smile!

With the festive season fast approaching, many of us will be doing last-minute Christmas shopping! If you are shopping online with Amazon, please do so through the Amazon Smile website and select the International Law Book Facility as your chosen charity. The ILBF will receive 0.5% of all eligible purchases in donations when you shop through smile.amazon.co.uk. The […]
14Dec

JLAP & ILBF in partnership at the University of Exeter

The ILBF partnership with students, and in particular Junior Lawyers Against Poverty (JLAP) groups, goes from strength to strength. At the end of 2020, there are now five JLAP groups at UK universities partnering with the ILBF to collect and pack much needed student texts for universities and law schools overseas.   The University of Exeter JLAP […]