All Law Products

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  Aboriginal and Indigenous Legal Studies and Law  
AccessCLE Logo AccessCLE Online (Law Society of Upper Canada).  Provides access to articles and materials used in Continuing Legal Education programming offered by the Law Society.  Note that materials that are older than 18 months are provided free of charge. To request that the Law Library purchase newer materials, which are marked with a gold "locked" icon, please contact Annette Demers. -free resource
 Informit Logo   AGIS +  Australian Law Journals collection.

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Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals (Intersentia). "Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals provides you with the full text of the most important decisions, including concurring, separate and dissenting opinions. Distinguished experts in the field of international criminal law have commented the most important decisions of the ICTY, ICTR, The Special Court for Sierra Leone, The International Criminal Tribunal for Timor-Leste and the ICC."

British and Irish Legal Information Institute Logo BAILII provides free access to UK statutes and cases from 1990s to today. -free resource
Cambridge Books Online logo Electronic books collection from Cambridge University Press.

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Canadian Bar Review logo Canadian Bar Review from the Canadian Bar Association. -free resource
Canadian Bar Association logo Canadian Class Actions Databases a free resource from the Canadian Bar Association. -free resource
CHRR Logo Canadian Human Rights Reporter (CHRR).  Click "Subscriber Login" to enter this site. Provides human rights decisions from across Canadian jurisdictions. Copyright License Terms
Canadian Lawyer magazine Logo Canadian Lawyer magazine (digital edition).  For access to this product, please see a reference librarian.  
Library of Parliament Logo Canadian Parliamentary Historical Resources  A Collaboration with The Library of Parliament and to give public free access to Senate and House of Commons debates from Parliament 1, Session 1 until coverage on begins.

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Canadian Legal Information Institute Canadian Legal Information Institute.  Access to thousands of statutes, regulations and judicial and tribunal decisions. Federal and provincial. -free resource
Wolters Kluwer Logo CCH Online Canadian legal content is now available on Quicklaw Law and Business Collection* (see below).  Wolters Kluwer Intelliconnect* now only provides comprehensive tax materials. Available to Faculty of Law users only.  
Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada logo Chartered Accountants of Canada (CICA) is pleased to provide students and professors with complimentary access to online tax research databases. Visit CICA for more information on its Canadian federal and provincial tax online research tools. -free resource
Community Legal Education Ontario logo CLEO Community Legal Education Ontario free Resources and Publications. -free resource
Clinical Law website logo Clinical Law Free website by Professor Gemma Smyth. Provides online learning tools and videos to assist in training clinical law skills. -free resource
compass Logo Compass Law (formerly Maritime Law Book)  - sign up for free
WestlawNext Canada logo Criminal Source (Statutes, cases, & textbooks on criminal law).  Access via WESTLAWNEXT CANADA. Click "Criminal Source" on the right menu under My Subscriptions.  Canadian Criminal Code (& other statutes), links to the full-text of criminal cases, and full-text of textbooks including McWilliam’s Canadian Criminal Evidence. Copyright License Terms
Current Index to Legal Periodicals logo Current Index to Legal Periodicals - Law faculty members may request that their name be added to this weekly email list of new legal journal articles. To request that your name be added to the recipients list, please contact Connie Beaudoin.


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Customs & Excise Centre - to access, select Customs & Excise Centre under the Centres menu on the Taxnet Pro website. (Cross-Border resource)

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Ebrary logo Ebrary  - New ebook titles are now being added for law.

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Elgaronline Logo ElgarOnline  - selected ebooks from Edward Elgar Publisher. Copyright License Terms
Oxford Reference Logo Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (Parry and Grant) Copyright License Terms
CommonLII Logo English Reports, Full Reprint  Free source for pre-1865 English law reports, sometimes called "Nominate Reports".  Also available on Hein Online. -free resource
European Court of Human Rights HUDOC logo European Court of Human Rights Cases  Once at the site, click on: Case-Law. -free resource
BePress ExpressO logo ExpressO.  Journal submission software from BePress.  (Law Faculty Members Only). To create your account, choose "My Account" from the top menu.  From the 3 choices in the center of the page, choose ExpressO.  Choose "Create New Account - Sign Up".  Enter all fields, and choose U Windsor Law Library from the Institutional Affiliation drop down menu.

Submission Guidelines are here.

Scholarship at UWindsor\ Faculty of Law Digital Repository  Selected works by Windsor Law professors available via Open Access platform provided by Leddy Library.  
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The Federal Science Library is a one-stop, self-serve web portal that makes government research and resources visible to all Canadians by connecting them with the collections of seven departmental libraries. The portal allows users to view or request items from a vast collection of publications in science, technology, engineering and health and other related economic, policy and program information. Wherever possible, departmental publications, reports, data sets and other content are freely available for anyone to access or download. It also gives users the option to expand their search beyond the holdings of the seven federal science libraries to include millions of publications from around the globe.

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Fluid Surveys Logo Fluid Surveys Research and data analytics software. Available to Windsor Faculty Members only.  Please contact the ITS Help Desk for further information.  Note that this product was purchased by Survey Monkey and will be phased out over the next two years. After this, Survey Monkey data will only be housed in the United States.  
HeinOnline logo Foreign and International Law Resources database via HeinOnline.  FILRD includes the publications of the American Society of International Law along with prominent Yearbooks from around the world, including the Hague Permanent Court of International Justice series.  It also includes U.S. Law Digests, International Tribunals/Judicial Decisions and more. Copyright License Terms
   APLIC Gallop Portal logo Gallop Portal is an important free resource for legislative and government information for Canadian jurisdictions.

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Global-Regulation Logo Global-Regulation.  Search 1.34 million laws from 51 countries, in English. Find, compare and analyse global regulation. -free resource
The Globe and Mail Logo The Globe and Mail.  Access to current and historical content.  
Kluwer Law Online logo Global Trade and Customs Journal  - Through Kluwer Law Online. Copyright License Terms
Harvard Law Review logo Harvard Law Review Forum  The Harvard Law Review Forum was launched with volume 119 of the Harvard Law Review. It did not previously exist. Content going back to volume 120 is available for free on their website (they only archive 5 years of rolling content on their site). Content going back to volume 119 is available only on Westlaw. -free resource
heinonline Logo HeinOnline - Law Journal Library provides a great collection of scanned law journal articles, including historical content. Also a great source for treaties, annual statutes and much more. 

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ICLR ICLR  is a not for profit organisation that was established in 1865 as the authorised publisher of the official series of The Law Reports for the Superior and Appellate Courts of England and Wales.


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HeinOnline logo Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals- an index of various European, Asian and African legal periodicals. Copyright License Terms
Index to Common Law Festschriften Index to Common Law Festchriften  The German word Festschrift is now the universally accepted term in the legal academy for a published collection of legal essays written by several authors to honour a distinguished jurist or to mark a significant legal event.  For access to the full text materials, please request via interlibrary loans.   -free resource
Thomson Reuters Proview logo Insurance Law in Canada (online) - Brown, Menezes.

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  Intellectual Property and Technology Law Research Guide  
  International Commercial Arbitration and Dispute Settlement Research Guide  
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*International Trade Reporter - a U.S. service from publisher B.N.A. that covers international trade law. Use is limited to Windsor Law students and Law Faculty.
Investment Treaty Arbitration Law website logo Investment Treaty Arbitration website.

Investment treaty arbitration (ita) is a free website that provides:

  • access to all publicly available investment treaty awards;
  • information and resources relating to investment treaties and investment treaty arbitration; and
  • links to further resources.
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IRWIN LAW Logo Irwin Law e-books available on the law library's MyiLibrary platform. Copyright License Terms
HeinOnline logo Jessup Library available through HeinOnline. Copyright License Terms JustisOneHundreds of thousands of full-text judgments from UK, Australia and Canada. Includes note-up information, visual mapping and advanced features.  When clicking on the link above, choose "login" from the top right of the page. Works together with and includes the functionality of JustCite.  Content includes:  England and Wales Judgments Complete (1852 -); UK Statutes from 1235 forward including amendment information; Canadian and Australian cases; Justcite functionality.

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Kluwer Law Online logo Kluwer Law Online Journals contains 21 Kluwer Law International Journals including: Air and Space Law, Arbitration International, World Trade and Arbitration Materials, International Journal of Comparative Labour Law & Industrial Relations, European Public Law, European Review of Private Law, and Legal Issues of Economic Integration.

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WestlawNext Canada logo Labour Source (text on arbitration & arbitration cases).  Click on Labour Source under "My Subscriptions" on the right menu.  Includes Brown & Beatty, Canadian Labour Arbitration (supplemented textbook), and full-text Labour arbitration decisions  in L.A.C. & C.L.A.S., plus court cases on labour from Dominion Law Reports.  Copyright License Terms
Labour Studies Index Labour Studies Index.  The Labour Studies Index offers 8950 citations of journal articles, books, book chapters, theses, and other literature. -free resource
Law Commission of Ontario website Law Reform Commission of Ontario free publications and reports. -free resource
Law Society of Upper Canada logo

Law Society of Upper Canada free Minutes and Transcipts.

See also Law Society of Upper Canada's Great Library - research tools and services at your fingertips!  See also AccessCLE Online for an excellent collection of continuing legal education articles and materials. See reference above for full details.

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Law Times logo *Law Times Digital Edition - Access is by username and password only.  This link is available to campus users only.  
The Lawyers Daily logo The Lawyer's Daily  is a new daily publication that replaced Lawyer's Weekly in March 2017.  Users can subscribe to have content delivered direct to email. See helpsheets in the right column for more information.

How to register for updates.

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The Lawyers Weekly Logo Lawyer's Weekly Digital Edition (PUBLICATION CEASED IN MARCH 2017) for Canada is available to law users only via  Quicklaw.  
HeinOnline logo Legal Classics Includes more than 2,000 works from some of the greatest legal minds in history including Joseph Story, Jeremy Bentham, William Blackstone, William Holdsworth, Henry Maine, Federick William Maitland, Frederick Pollock, Benjamin E. Cardozo, and many more! A HeinOnline product. Copyright License Terms
LegalTrac logo LegalTrac - an index to legal periodicals from a variety of common law jurisdictions: U. S., Canada, U. K.; Australia and New Zealand; etc. Copyright License Terms
WestlawNext Canada Litigator logo *Litigator - This produce is available to WestlawNext Canada password holders only.  Provides sample memorandum, factum, pleadings and other precedents for selected cases. Copyright License Terms
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LLMC Digital - fulltext primary legal materials for a variety of jurisdictions: U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia, South Africa, etc. Click on the following link, and then (at their page) you may search by Title or Jurisdiction.

LLMC Digital includes many early law reports for Canada and the U.K., including the English Reports, Full Reprint, (pre-1865 English law reports) and the Law Reports.

Copyright License Terms Lloyds Law Reports online logo *Lloyd's Law Reports Plus online.  and Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Quarterly online.  
Making of Modern Law logo Making of Modern Law. Full-text, early British and US legal textbooks published from 1800 through 1926. Copyright License Terms
Maritime Law Book National Reporter System logo Maritime Law Book Ltd. (Raw Law content only) - This free resource provides access to over 215,000 court cases found in it's 12 databases which cover every Canadian common law jurisdiction, some from the 1960's (others later) to date. In addition, the U.K.'s House of Lords cases, and Privy Council cases are also included in it's databases.-f

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  Martin's Annual Criminal Codeis available to law users only via access to WestlawNext Canada. Copyright License Terms
Oxford Max Planck logo Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law  (limited to Faculty of Law users only).  The online edition of the Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law is edited by Rüdiger Wolfrum, Director at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law. This comprehensive resource contains peer-reviewed articles on every aspect of public international law.

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  Military Law meta search - customised search of free online journals and newsletters.  
Canada Law Book logo O'Brien's Encyclopedia of Forms by Canada Law Book and now owned by Thomson Reuters, is a comprehensive resource for forms and precedents for many areas of the law. Copyright License Terms
The Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History Logo Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History. Oral Histories Archive. -free resource
Oxford Reference logo

The New Oxford Companion to Law

Dictionary of Law (7th Edition).

Encyclopedia of Human Rights.

Guide to Latin in International Law.

Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (Parry and Grant)

Oxford Reports on International Law (limited to Faculty of Law users only) includes:

Oxford Reports on International Law in Domestic Courts
Oxford Reports on International Courts of General Jurisdiction
Oxford Reports on International Criminal Law. 
Oxford Reports on International Human Rights Law
Oxford Reports on International Investment Claims
International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID)
Oxford Law Citator

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PACER logo (Public Access to Electronic Records) from the United States Federal Courts.  "Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) is an electronic public access service that allows users to obtain case and docket information from federal appellate, district and bankruptcy courts, and the PACER Case Locator via the Internet". To obtain information from this system, please speak to a Reference Librarian.  
  Policing in Canada meta search - customised search of free online jounals and newsletters.  
Lexis Advance Quicklaw Logo *Lexis Advance Quicklaw.  Law users are provided with a password for this product. 

LexisNexis Quicklaw (Law and Business Collection) (Formerly WoltersKluwer CCH Online Legal).  Provides access to the following content:  
Canadian Commercial Law Guide
Canadian Corporations Law Reports
Canadian Employment Health and Safety Guide
Canadian Employment Benefits and Pension Guide
Canadian Family Law Guide
Canadian Insurance Law Reporter
Canadian Labour Law Reporter
Canadian Securities Law Reports

Campus users are requested to visit the law library during regular business hours to access the product.

To access International Content on Lexis Advance Quicklaw, please see a reference librarian.

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For Tables of Contents for each of the WK products, please visit the library catalogue and search for the title directly, or visit the product on Quicklaw, Source Law Directory.  Full helpsheet on the value added features of these collections can be found here.

  Scott Index to Canadian Legal Periodical Literature -free resource
HeinOnline logo Session Laws Library (Canada, Australia, U.S. Federal and State, Bahamas);can be found online through HeinOnline.  This library contains the session laws of all 50 U.S. states as well as Canada, Australia, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and the D.C. Register. Includes Revised Statutes of Canada: 1985, 1970, 1952, 1927, 1903, and 1886. Copyright License Terms

SOQUIJ publishes decisions from the judicial and administrative tribunals of Québec. Its high value-added products are marketed in user-friendly electronic formats (online case law databases,  e-newletters, RSS feed, etc.) to the legal, business and labour communities.

To promote greater accessibility to the justice system, we also offer free public access to all of the judgments rendered in Quebec through our Services aux citoyens pages. Looking for a court decision in English?

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SSRN logo

SSRN - Legal Scholarship Network(Law Faculty Members only)

also "Access Europe" SSRN Collection

Taxnet Pro Logo Taxnet Pro (Thomson Reuters). Includes access to Customs and Excise Centre, and other specialized content.

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  Technology Law and Intellectual Property Research Guide  
Maple leaf DFAIT logo Treaty Information page.  Free site from the Department of Foreign Affairs. -free resource
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United Nations Official Document System

United Nations Law Collection from HeinOnline  contains exact reproductions of major United Nations legal publications, including: United Nations Treaty Series; the League of Nations Treaty Series; the Monthly Statement of Treaties & International Agreements; UNCITRAL Publications; UNIDIR Publications; the United Nations Legislative Series and much more.

United Nations Treaty Collection  a collection of fulltext treaties and international agreements since 1946.

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WestlawNext Canada logo *WestlawNext Canada - this product is password protected. Law users are provided with a password for the product. When entering your password, you will then be prompted to enter a Client ID. This field is mandatory, however any character combination may be entered. Copyright License Terms
Wolters Kluwer Logo  Wolters Kluwer Intelliconnect* provides comprehensive tax materials. Available to Faculty of Law users only.  
WorldLII Logo World Legal Information Institute provides access to legal information from 123 jurisdictions from around the world.  -free resource
HeinOnline logo World Treaty Library by Hein Online This monumental collection brings together Rohn, Dumont, Bevans, Martens, League of Nations, United States, and United Nations treaties into one easy-to-use and fully searchable database. Search a comprehensive treaty index by keywords, title, parties, sign date or citation. Also included are hundreds of related treaty publications, scholarly articles chosen by our editors, and a bibliography of related publications. Copyright License Terms
Wrongful Dismissal Database Logo Wrongful Dismissal Database (Thomson Reuters).  This system is designed to provide you with a summary of the fair severance details of the cases most relevant to your situation in a clear and straightforward manner. Results are based on actual court decisions related to cases of wrongful termination. The content of WDD Online was selected from thousands of Canadian court case judgments and continues to be regularly updated by Barry B. Fisher LL.B., listed as one of The Best Lawyers in Canada (2008 and 2009 editions) in the category of Alternative Dispute Resolution. Copyright License Terms


Last updated May 24, 2017. ADemers.