Recent Acquisitions, March 13 – March 20, 2017

48 new acquisitions in Osgoode Hall Law School Library, including 12 from 2017:

Recent Acquisitions, March 6 – March 13, 2017

4 new acquisitions in Osgoode Hall Law School Library, including 3 from 2017:

International Women’s Day 2017

Status of Women Canada – http://www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/commemoration/iwd-jif/theme-en.html

March 8 is commemorated as International Women’s Day (IWD) to recognize the spirit of determination and courage by women in their countries and communities. It is also an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of women globally.

Status of Women Canada’s 2017 theme is titled “Equality Matters”. See more here – http://www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/commemoration/iwd-jif/theme-en.html

UN Women’s 2017 theme focuses on Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030”. The 61st Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61) taking place at the UN Headquarters, New York March 16 – 22 will discuss issues on women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work – http://www.unwomen.org/en/news/in-focus/csw

Don’t forget to consult the library’s vast collection of electronic, print and media resources for any research on any of these themes. You can consult our research guides on various topics such as gender and the law, women’s studies and feminism, human rights, labour law etc.

 

Recent Acquisitions, February 27 – March 6, 2017

55 new acquisitions in Osgoode Hall Law School Library, including 9 from 2017:

Library Pop-Up Sessions

Here are some upcoming library sessions:

  1. Wednesday March 8, 2017
    Time: 12:30pm – 12:50pm
    Journal Indexes and Articles
    When you’re researching a topic, a few good journal articles can save you a lot of work.This session will help you choose the right journal index, search journal indexes effectively and retrieve the full text of journal articles.
  2. Wednesday March 29, 2017
    Time: 12:30pm – 12:50pm
    Statutes in HeinOnline
    Would you like to know how to find older provincial and federal statutes online all the way back to their inception?  HeinOnline has made it available!  Come out to this  session  where we will show you how to navigate HeinOnline to find these sources.

See you there!