Commercial Databases

CLE Online

UBC Library has access to Continuing Legal Education of British Columbia’s CLE Online. Includes: Online Practice Manuals, Online Course Materials, and Case Digest Connection Requires a valid Library barcode and PIN: click here for the username and password List of CLE Practice Manuals: click here Direct link to infopage: click here Also linked from: Law […]

Canada Law Book Electronic Resources Sessions

(Part of the Law – Online Services Training Sessions Series) • For all UBC Law Students and Faculty Please join us for an informative session on how you can make your online legal research easier and more effective using Canada Law Book resources including the new Criminal Spectrum, Martin’s Online Criminal Code, Canadian Labour Law […]

Info for All Non-Graduate Law Students

[updated July 6, 2009] [This deals with information specifically for non-graduate law students. For information specific to graduate law students, click here.] Circulation Supervisor: • Purnima Chandra Librarians: • Mary Mitchell • Sandra Wilkins • Elim Wong Administrative Details: Library Card and Transit Pass • Get your UBCcard from the UBC Bookstore’s Carding Office. • […]

New & Trial Databases

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ TRIAL DATABASE International Law in Domestic Courts (ILDC) – Trial ends April 18th, 2007 International Law in Domestic Courts (ILDC) is a case reporting service that covers the most important public international law issues being decided today in domestic courts around the world. Legal experts in the field cover over sixty countries, providing detailed […]

New Online Databases

AGIS Plus Text (Australian database from informit) AGIS Plus Text is a full text online database which offers secondary law resources covering all aspects of law in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. AGIS Plus Text provides access to articles from over 130 legal journals from Australia, New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region indexed in […]

Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective: 1918-1981

The UBC Library has a new subscription to Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective: 1918-1981 from WilsonWeb. This index is a bibliographic database that cumulates citations from print editions of Index to Legal Periodicals published between 1918-1981. Periodical coverage includes law reviews, bar association journals, university publications, yearbooks, institutes, and government publications. Index to Legal Periodicals […]

New Electronic Services

The UBC Library has new subscriptions to 3 online resources from Thompson Gale. Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926: Provides digital images for all pages of 22,000 American and British legal treatises published between 1800 through 1926. Using full-text searching, researchers can access over 10 million pages from casebooks, local practice manuals, form […]

New LexisNexis/Quicklaw Banner

LexisNexis has just launched a new law school users section on the LexisNexis Canada web site. This new section, available in English and French via the top navigation banner at is designed specifically for law school students as well as faculty members and its librarians. The new web includes the following features: • Descriptions […]

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