Brian Dickson Law Library
The Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa is proud to name the law library the Brian Dickson Law Library and grateful to Mrs. Barbara Dickson, her family and friends for supporting the construction of the beautiful Brian Dickson Reading Room to honour the late Chief Justice Brian Dickson. About us »
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Infographics & Law : Current Issue 2014 Ebola Outbreak is now available. We highlight our online and print collection related to the topic. In addition, there is a collection exhibition on the Ebola Outbreak near the library's main entrance.
Try an iPad! : Now available to borrow at the circulation desk.
Significant changes affecting some of our key resources this fall : In early autumn, Westlaw Canada we will be replaced by Westlaw Next Canada on September 2, 2014, a tool that will perform even better, with a more intuitive interface. If you have set alerts, please note their details in order to recreate them in the new environment ! Also make sure to take note of your user id and password ! We will also see changes made to the research tools Azimut and La référence.
Need a quick charge on your cell or tablet ? : A charging station has been installed in Room 419, the Study Room in the Brian Dickson Law Library. It can charge Apple (new and old jacks), Android, Blackberry. The station can charge a maximum of 5 devices at once.
New databases : Oxford Historical Treaties, TotalPatent, Canada Treaty Information, Maritime Law Book Online. For more information and quick access to the most recent additions, please go to the Law 101 Research Guide.