Commercial Information Resources – WestlawNext Canada (previously Westlaw Canada)

Online Access Connect via the web
Restricted to full-time UBC’s Allard School of Law faculty and students. Password registration is required.
Subject Area Law
  • Comprehensive case law and legislation
  • The Canadian Abridgment Online
  • Carswell Law Reports
  • Rules Concordance
  • The Canadian Encyclopedic Digest Online
  • Integrated with KeyCite (judicial consideration)
  • Up-to-the-minute commentary and analysis by legal experts
  • Newsletters, regulatory materials and bulletins covering a range of topics and practice areas
  • Access to worldwide primary law and expert analysis
  • Legal Journals Index (LJI)
  • Temporary complimentary access to the McGill Guide
User Materials Academic Home Page (includes user guides, videos, licence agreement)
Password Registration Transfer / Exchange / Visiting / New LL.M. / New Ph.D. Students / New Faculty (in UBC’s Allard School of Law): should send an e-mail with their student number to Elim Wong in the Law Library to obtain registration associated with Allard School of Law.
1Ls: You will receive registration instructions from your Legal Research & Writing instructor on how to register.
UBC’s Allard School of  Law Faculty and Students: without a password should send an e-mail with their student number to Elim Wong in the Law Library. Everyone with a misplaced/forgotten password should follow the instructions at Forgot username or password; if this does not work, please e-mail Elim Wong.
Training Training at UBC
UBC Training Session Powerpoint
WestlawNext Canada Training
Online Tutorials
Help Support Contacts
UBC Campus Representative and Learning Consultant
Library Contact Elim Wong
Last Revised: March 25, 2020


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