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.
However, some publishers are temporarily providing extended access to their electronic materials during the duration of the COVID-19 emergencies. Please note that this is temporary access and each publisher provides their own instructions and guidelines. 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.
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Library Catalogue – https://www.library.yorku.ca/web/
|Publisher||How to Access||Content|
|Bloomsbury Collections: Law (Temporary Access)||Temporary access on the publisher’s website||Selection of e-books on various law topics|
|Brill Online||Library catalogue||Human rights and humanitarian law collection International law collection |
|Elgar Online||Library catalogue||Selection of e-books on various law topics|
|Emond Casebooks (Temporary Access)||Visit the publisher’s website for access code||Law casebooks|
|Hart Publishing||Library catalogue||Selection of e-books on various law topics|
|HeinOnline||Library catalogue||Selection of e-books on various law topics|
|Irwin Law E-Books (Temporary unlimited access for multiple users)||Library catalogue||E-books on various topics such as the Essentials of Canadian Law series|
|Lexis Advance Quicklaw (Osgoode)||Personal accounts for law faculty and students||Selection of e-books on various law topics with temporary access to additional textbooks, legal encyclopedia, cases and legislation.|
|Lexis Advance Quicklaw (York wide)||Library catalogue||Selection of e-books on various law topics|
|Oxford Handbooks Online||Library catalogue||Selection of e-books on various law topics|
|Oxford Scholarship Online||Library catalogue||Selection of e-books on various law topics|
|Proview||Library catalogue||Selected loose-leaf titles in e-book format|