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.
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.
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.
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).
Find legal e-journals by title or search for articles on a topic in periodical indexes.
Legal abbreviations sources, legal dictionaries, and encyclopedias.
Find free legal databases, law-in-plain-language resources, legal information clinics and directories.