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The Law Library Blog provides up-to-date information regarding services, events, resources, and news relevant to the Law Library at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver.

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 […]

New Books at the Law Library – January 7th, 2008

K58 .M39 2007 (LC) Law Reference Albert Mayrand, Dictionnaire de Maximes et Locutions Latines Utilisées en Droit, 4e éd. (Cowansville: Éditions Y. Blais, 2007). More about this: http://toby.library.ubc.ca/utilities/isbn.cfm?isbn=9782896350162 K94 .B47 2007 (LC) Edward Berry, Writing Reasons: A Handbook for Judges, 3d ed. (Peterborough: E-M Press, 2007). More about this: http://toby.library.ubc.ca/utilities/isbn.cfm?isbn=9780968430910 K2115 .S38 2005 (LC) Christian […]

New Books at the Law Library – January 2nd, 2008

HD3861.U6 M56 2002 Martha Minow, Partners, Not Rivals: Privatization and the Public Good (Boston: Beacon Press, 2002). Publisher description: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm031/2002002907.html Contributor biographical information: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0737/2002002907-b.html More about this: http://toby.library.ubc.ca/utilities/isbn.cfm?isbn=9780807043318 K212 .F37 2007 (LC) Ward Farnsworth, The Legal Analyst: A Toolkit for Thinking About the Law (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007). Table of contents only: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006039091.html […]

University of British Columbia (UBC) Law Library on Facebook

The University of British Columbia (UBC) Law Library is now on Facebook®. Feel free to check it out! Facebook is a registered trademark of Facebook, Inc.

New Books at the Law Library – December 18th, 2007

K920 .G54 2007 (LC) Francesco Giglio, The Foundations of Restitution for Wrongs (Oxford: Hart Pub., 2007). Table of contents: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0712/2007276510.html More about this: http://toby.library.ubc.ca/utilities/isbn.cfm?isbn=9781841136479 K3240 .M388 2007 (LC) Luke McNamara, Human Rights Controversies: The Impact of Legal Form (Milton Park: Routledge-Cavendish, 2007). Table of contents: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0616/2006022254.html More about this: http://toby.library.ubc.ca/utilities/isbn.cfm?isbn=9780415420389 K3240 .S43 2007 (LC) Benjamin […]

UBC Law Faculty Receives $1 Million Gift from Davis LLP and Irwin Davis

The Faculty of Law at the University of British Columbia has received a $1 million gift from national law firm Davis LLP and Irwin Davis, grandson of the firm’s founder Edward Pease Davis, K.C., towards the faculty’s new building project. For more information and the media release, please click here. For UBC Faculty of Law […]

New Books at the Law Library – December 11th, 2007

K3240 .P72 2007 (LC) Mark Goodale & Sally Engle Merry, eds., The Practice of Human Rights: Tracking Law Between the Global and the Local (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007). More about this: http://toby.library.ubc.ca/utilities/isbn.cfm?isbn=9780521865173 K3240 .S72 2007 (LC) Elsa Stamatopoulou, Cultural Rights in International Law: Article 27 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Beyond […]

2008 Harvey T. Strosberg Essay Prize

Announcing the Fifth Annual… HARVEY T. STROSBERG ESSAY PRIZE Value: $10,000 Irwin Law Inc., publisher of The Canadian Class Action Review, is pleased to announce the Harvey T. Strosberg Essay Prize for the best student essay on Class Actions. Deadline: March 1, 2008 Eligibility: All Canadian university students enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, or professional programs […]

New Books at the Law Library – December 3rd, 2007

K370 .L3852 2005 (LC) Boaventura de Sousa Santos & Ce´sar A. Rodri´guez-Garavito, eds., Law and Globalization from Below: Towards a Cosmopolitan Legality (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005). Publisher description: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0632/2005284451-d.html Table of contents: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0632/2005284451-t.html Contributor biographical information: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0733/2005284451-b.html More about this: http://toby.library.ubc.ca/utilities/isbn.cfm?isbn=0521845408 KD5020 .M37 2007 (LC) BH McPherson, The Reception of English Law Abroad (Brisbane: […]

New Books at the Law Library – November 26th, 2007

HD2365 .O97 2007 C. Ian Kyer & John Beardwood, eds., Outsourcing Transactions: A Practical Guide (Aurora: Canada Law Book, 2007- ) More about this: http://toby.library.ubc.ca/utilities/isbn.cfm?isbn=0888044569 HJ4662.A45 S94 2007 Terrance Sweeney, Maximizing Corporate Tax Incentives: For Scientific Research and Experimental Development (Markham: LexisNexis, 2007). More about this: http://toby.library.ubc.ca/utilities/isbn.cfm?isbn=9780433456254 K282 .N38 2007 (LC) Amanda Perreau-Saussine & James […]

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