Summer Research Instructional Program Schedule

April 30, 2018

Throughout the summer, we are pleased to offer a series of instructional sessions for Faculty of law RAs and Graduate Students. The sessions will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, between 11:00am-12:00pm in the Library training room P363 (exceptions are in red below). These sessions will each cover a different research topic:


Date Session Time Location
Thursday May 3 Orientation, Copyright, Open Access 11:00 am J125
Tuesday May 8 Zotero 11:00 am TBD
Thursday May 10 Lexis Advance Quicklaw Noon P363
Tuesday May 15 Journals 11:00 am P363
Thursday May 17 Books 11:00 am P363
Tuesday May 22 WestlawNext Canada Noon P363
Thursday May 24 Cases 11:00 am P363
Tuesday May 29 Legislation 11:00 am P363
Thursday May 31 Historical Databases 11:00 am P363
Tuesday June 5 International Law 11:00 am P363
Thursday, June 7 JustisOne 10:00 am P363

May 13th Webinar on Searching the Hein Law Journal Collection

May 12, 2009

Researchers that use Hein for their legal research might benefit from signing up for Hein Online’s Webinar “Using and Searching the Law Journal Collection” on May 13th from 2:00 -3:00. Register at

And find out how to:

1)  How to quickly pull up a journal article when you have a citation.
2)  How to search for a journal article by article name
3)  How to search for articles written by a specific author
4)  Browsing or searching by subject, state, or country
5)  Overview of Indexes and Finding Aids available
6)  How to use the full power of Hein’s ScholarCheck tool to connect citations and view citation analysis
7)  Finding coverage information for a journal title
8)  And more!

Video Legal Research Tutorials

April 22, 2008

Check this out.

The BC Courthouse Library Society has produced some great basic research tutorials (available from their website at or on YouTube.

What do you think?

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