New Books in the Library – July 2015

August 14, 2015
Check out our  Acquisitions Lists to see all the new books in the library.

Featured titles:


stop and search

KD8338 .D45 2015
Title: Stop and search : the anatomy of a police power / edited by Rebekah Delsol,  Michael Shiner. 
Publication info: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Subject: Searches and seizures–Great Britain.
Subject: Police power–Great Britain.
Subject: Searches and seizures.




canadian family and immigration law

KE4454 .B38 2015
Title: Canadian family and immigration law : intersections, developments and conflicts / Michael Battista and Kelly D. Jordan.
Publication info: Toronto : Carswell : 2015.
Subject: Emigration and immigration law–Canada.
Location: Reserves




accepting assistance in the aftermath of disasters

KJC5132 .A53 S34 v.69
Title: Accepting assistance in the aftermath of disasters : standards for states under international law / Stefanie Jansen-Wilhelm.
Publication info: Cambridge ; Antwerp : Intersentia, [2015].
Subject: Disasters–Law and legislation.
Subject: Humanitarian assistance–Legal aspects.
Subject: International relief–Legal aspects.
Series: School of Human Rights Research series ; . 69.

Welcoming our New Reference Librarian

August 13, 2015

The Bora Laskin Law library welcomes our new reference librarian, Alexia Loumankis. Starting September 1st, Alexia will join John Bolan, Sooin Kim and Susan Barker in delivering reference services, research help and instruction to the Faculty of Law community.  Alexia brings exceptional experience and expertise to the Bora Laskin team.

Alexia comes to us from the Ministry of the Attorney General Law Library where she was a Reference Librarian for the past 7 years. As the Reference Librarian at MAG, Alexia provided research services and training to 1800 counsel and 200 law students. She was recently seconded to manager of the Judges’ Library, which provides information services to all judges across Ontario. Alexia has a Master of Information Studies from the University of Toronto and an under-graduate degree in History and Economics also from the University of Toronto.

Recent Tables of Contents – July 2015

August 4, 2015

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