Introduction to Legal Research Resources

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Students will receive an overview of the legal research resources available to them through the Library. They will see a demonstration of how to navigate the library website and use the Discover search tool to locate the resources most relevant to them. They will also be provided with a description of the physical legal research collections at the North and Lakeshore Libraries.

After this workshop, students will be able to:

  • Understand the legal research services and collections available from Humber Libraries
  • Search and filter results in the Library’s Discover search tool
  • Utilize the library website to locate key research database and research guides

Skill Type: Research
Level: Foundational
Delivery Method: In-class workshop
Ideal Audience: First semester students in Law Clerk and Paralegal programs
Time Required: 30 minutes
Best Practice: This session works best as an introduction to a legal research assignment. 
Technology Required: None.

Interested in booking a session? We invite you to reach out to your librarian.

Students can borrow the equipment listed below from the Library or Learning Commons. Bring your student card to the relevant desk to get the items.