Austlii has made available a new version of its database of Australian legal materials, which presently remains in beta and uses a different web address:  http://20.austlii.edu.au/ 

The proposed new and enhanced features are listed below. The RSS feeds for each database could be particularly useful for those monitoring the decisions of particular courts.

  • Responsive AustLII homepage with touch-friendly features
  • Enhanced navigation based on document type and jurisdiction
  • Jurisdictional pages with integrated search scope selection
  • Redesigned search results page and new option: Show Excerpt
  • Autosuggest search feature
  • Redesigned database homepages (completed: cases, journals; to do: legislation)
  • New database homepage options: Most Cited and Most Accessed documents
  • Access statistics for each database
  • RSS feed for each database
  • Enhanced document presentation (completed: cases, journals; to do: legislation)
  • New document side bar options:
    • Print (pretty or eco-friendly)
    • Download (RTF or Signed PDF/A formats)
    • Cited By (LawCite or Noteup)
    • Share (Twitter)
  • Redesigned Year and Alphabetical listings on database homepages and documents

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