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
Please RSVP by Friday, May 1 at https://webform.osgoode.yorku.ca/view.php?id=674693. You will receive a Zoom invitation
prior to the workshop.
We hope that you can join us!
Thomson Reuters offers complimentary online WebEx training for WestlawNext, Practical Law, Proview, and Taxnet Pro.
Students can book a free online training session with Jeremy Dunn, Senior Customer Learning Consultant, here. Jeremy is also available to answer any questions at Jeremy.Dunn@thomsonreuters.com.
Online Help Resources, including downloadable user guides and tutorial videos are available at the Thomson Reuters Customer Learning Centre.
As the COVID-19 pandemic affects daily life around the world, governments, the legal system and International organizations have responded with a variety of emergency measures. The measures include bills, regulations, orders and statutes addressing the evolving nature of the pandemic. This guide will be updated regularly as new information emerges from different jurisdictions.
Even though classes have moved online and the library is closed, we are still providing research help. If you’re writing a paper and need help finding resources or have any research related questions, email us at email@example.com. Working from home, the Reference librarians are responding to questions weekdays between 10 AM and 4 PM.
LexisNexis Canada is providing free public access to the Lawyer’s Daily breaking news and analysis articles on COVID-19. They will also also be offering no-cost access to COVID-19 related content from Lexis Practice Advisor.
Please use the following links to access these resources:
not sure whether to use Quicklaw or Westlaw and want to find out which sources
are available on each service and how to use them effectively, attend the
upcoming training sessions:
Advance Quicklaw: Tomorrow, Wednesday, January 29
WestlawNext Canada: Next Monday, February 3.
Both sessions will be in room 2010 and will run from 12:30
PM to 1:30 PM.
please complete and submit the form at https://webform.osgoode.yorku.ca/view.php?id=518648
We look forward to seeing you there!
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.