Law Libraries and Legal Research

Code: LIBR1190

Course description

You are introduced to the Canadian and Ontario legal systems. Study legal materials, legal research, and the basics of running a law library. You will use primary and secondary legal materials and learn how to find information on specific topics using both paper and electronic resources. Explore acquisitions, cataloguing and collection development in a law library setting. Access to a law library is required.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.