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Liaison librarians

  • maryvon [dot] cote [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4715 x0354
  • Svetlana [dot] Kochkina [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4715 x00168
  • Sonia [dot] Smith [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4715 x09177

Branch library

The Law subject guide is a starting point for legal research in primary (legislation and case law) and secondary (journal articles, commentary, e-books) sources. This guide identifies and offers links to online resources (subscription-based and free) as well as to selected print resources.

Canadian legislation and cases

Databases and websites relevant for the research in Canadian legislation and case law. Click on the tabs at the top of the page to access resources by jurisdiction.

Foreign legislation and cases

Databases and websites relevant for the research in foreign legislation and case law. Click on the tabs at the top of the page to access resources subdivided by topic and jurisdiction.

Legal treatises (e-books)

Full-text legal treatises (e-books) collections. The content of the collections can be searched, browsed, or read on-line. Certain collections offer the option for downloading the content (entire book, chapter(s), or selected pages).

Periodical indexes

Find legal journal articles though periodical indexes and read or download full-text of the articles in full-text databases.

Reference

Legal abbreviations sources, legal dictionaries, encyclopedias, and directories

Guides/aids for legal research

A starting point for your legal research. Be sure to contact the Law Library if you need an additional research assistance.

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