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The Canadian Legal Information Institute provides free access to a comprehensive collection of Canadian legal information.
Use the advanced search option to search specific jurisdictions or types of court.
Comprehensive database of primary and secondary legal research materials, including cases, statutes, and journal articles from a number of jurisdictions. Extensiveness of coverage differs between jurisdictions. Thomson Reuters Westlaw is powered by WestSearch™, which searches across multiple content sets by jurisdiction providing more comprehensive and more relevant search results.

Dictionaries

Encyclopedias

Westlaw International’s Canadian Encyclopedic Digest provides a comprehensive statement of the law of Ontario and the four western provinces - provincial, federal and common law - as derived from the case law and legislation.
Click the directory link at the top of the page and type 'encyclopedic' into the search box.

Journals

Law Reports

On Lexis find using Quick Tools box. Also available through Westlaw – search the Directory, they appear as part of Federal Court cases.
In Lexis find using Quick Tools box and on Westlaw search the Directory.
Also available on Westlaw. Search the directory for 'Western Weekly'.

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