Reminder about Omni Library Catalogue Clinic

If you’d like to learn more about our new library catalogue and how to effectively use Omni for your legal research, please join us for one of the workshops this week. Reference librarians will be leading three sessions:

Today: Monday, January 27th
Tomorrow: Tuesday, January 28th
This Thursday: January 30th

All sessions will run from 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm and will be held in Room 2011.

Click here to register.
Please note that all sessions require a minimum of 5 participants.

We hope you can join us.

Lexis Advance Quicklaw and WestlawNext Canada training

Not sure whether to use Quicklaw or Westlaw?

Both services offer access to unique content. To find out which sources are available on each service and how to use them effectively, attend the training sessions next week:

Lexis Advance Quicklaw:  Wednesday, January 29

WestlawNext Canada: Monday, February 3.

Both sessions will be in room 2010 and will run from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM.

To register please complete and submit the form at https://webform.osgoode.yorku.ca/view.php?id=518648

Omni Library Catalogue Clinic

Interested in learning more about our new library catalogue? If you’d like to learn how to effectively use Omni for your legal research, please join us for a workshop on the catalogue this month! Law librarians will be leading three sessions:

January 27th, 2020 – 1:00 – 1:30 pm, room 2011
January 28th, 2020 – 1:00 – 1:30 pm, room 2011
January 30th, 2020 – 1:00 – 1:30 pm, room 2011

Click here to register.
Please note that all sessions require a minimum of 5 participants.

We hope to see you there!

Osgoode Digital Commons: Readership Snapshot

December 2019


Last month, the Osgoode Digital Commons received 54,568 full-text downloads and 12 new submissions, bringing the total works in the repository to 17,775.

Osgoode Hall Law School of York University scholarship was read by 2,778 institutions across 186 countries.


The most popular papers were:

The most popular publications were:

Osgoode Digital Commons: Readership Snapshot

November 2019


Last month, the Osgoode Digital Commons received 70,546 full-text downloads and 39 new submissions, bringing the total works in the repository to 17,775.

Osgoode Hall Law School of York University scholarship was read by 3,209 institutions across 190 countries.


The most popular papers were:

The most popular publications were:

New from the Library Collection: Bloomsbury Law

The Law Library has recently acquired over 500 law-related titles from the Bloomsbury Collections. These resources, available in e-book format, will be useful to the academic study of law and legal research, as well as its practical application. Covering a broad range of topics with an international scope, the new resources are now available in the catalogue under the following sections:

Osgoode Digital Commons: Readership Snapshot

October 2019


Last month, the Osgoode Digital Commons received 62,232 full-text downloads and 151 new submissions, bringing the total works in the repository to 17,736.

Osgoode Hall Law School of York University scholarship was read by 3,202 institutions across 191 countries.


The most popular papers were:

The most popular publications were: