The Law Library continues to provide access to electronic books on a variety of different platforms. These books can be found in the library catalogue and accessed remotely using your Passport York user ID and password.
The following list will help you navigate the kind of access available to you.
Feel free to contact a Reference Librarian if you need further assistance.
You can now access O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms and Precedents on WestlawNext Canada. Here, you will find thousands of expertly drafted documents in nine areas:
Commercial and General
Wills and Trusts
Ontario – Family Law
Labour Relations and Employment
Ontario – Court Forms
Computers and Information Technology
Master Subject Index
To access O’Brien’s, simply login to your WestlawNext account and search O’Brien’s in the search bar, find the link under the “browse” section of the homepage, or find O’Brien’s under “My Subscriptions.”
For additional assistance navigating O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms, please contact the reference desk at email@example.com
Join Lexis Nexis trainer Cathy Hayhow this Thurdsay, June 4 at 11 AM for a Lexis Advance Quicklaw webinar for Osgoode students. Whether you’re working as a Research Assistant, starting your career as an articling student or just interested in brushing up your research skills, this webinar is for you. Please follow the link below to register:
This year the Library is pleased to offer a legal research workshop via Zoom on Wednesday May 6, from 10 AM to 12:30 PM.
While the session is geared primarily to Research Assistants, all students are welcome to participate.
Topics to be covered:
• Using Omni
• Accessing eBooks
• Finding journal articles for legal and multidisciplinary topics
• Historical legal research
• Noting up legislation and cases
• Finding foreign, comparative and international law materials
• Using Zotero
• Creating profiles in ORCID and Scopus
While you may look to the library catalogue to help you find print and electronic materials for your research, did you know that you also have access to legal videos and films that you can stream from home? Whether it is for research projects or simply your entertainment, you can find legal films or law-related titles to stream at the links below: