Brian Dickson Law Library: Workshops

The following workshops will be taking place in the computer lab in FTX 430.


BiblioJuris

Description: BiblioJuris is a workshop series offered at the Brian Dickson Law Library that focuses on helping students advance their researching skills. Principally, the Brian Dickson Law Library runs two major workshop series: 

The first workshop series

This first workshop series occurs during the academic term between the months of September to April of each year. We reserve seats for the University of Ottawa students.

The first workshop series includes the following topics: the fundamental Canadian legal research practices, to effectively use key law databases, how to create legal citations with the McGill guide, and how to locate case laws.

The second workshop series

The second workshop series occurs in May and is designed for University of Ottawa law students working during the summer as research assistants to law professors.

The second workshop series introduce the core library services for research activities and suggest collections that are related to each research project.

Registration is done by sending an email including the details of the research project and the professor with which you are working to droitlaw@uOttawa.ca.


Open Access

No workshops offered on this topic at this time.

SOQUIJ (Azimut)

No workshops offered on this topic at this time.

WestlawNext Canada 

BiblioJuris Presents: WestlawNext Canada training- February 13th, 11:30 to 1pm (English) February 14th, 11:30 to 1pm (French).This workshop, provided by a Westlaw trainer, will help you learn everything you need to know about using this database. These workshops are designed for upper year students who have already taken the first year legal research courses. Register Here.

Research Paper Workshop

No workshops offered on this topic at this time.

Lexis Advance Quicklaw

BiblioJuris Presents: Lexis Advance Quicklaw training- February 5th, 11:30 to 1pm (English), Feburary 9th, 11:30 to 1pm (French).Come learn how to use Lexis Advance Quicklaw at a workshop being offered at the Brian Dickson Law Library. These workshops are designed for upper year students who have already taken the first year legal research courses. Register Here.

Copyright

No workshops offered on this topic at this time.

Citation with the McGill Citation Guide

BiblioJuris Presents: Legal Citations rules according to the 8th edition of the Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation [the McGill Guide]- February 6th, 11:30 to 12:30pm (English).  Do you have trouble citing documents? Confused by all of the rules of the McGill Guide? This advanced workshop will outline the basic rules of uniform legal citation, how to use the McGill Guide more efficiently and will gives you opportunities to clarify any questions you may have on citation rules. Register Here.

Researching Case Law

No workshops offered on this topic at this time.

University of Ottawa’s Research Ethics Application

No workshops offered on this topic at this time.

This workshop will help you to navigate the University of Ottawa's Research Ethics application process. Research ethics approval is required when you are conducting research involving human participants, including methods such as focus group discussions, questionnaires, surveys, etc. Workshop is open to law students and students from other faculties.

Systematic Literature Review Workshop

No workshops offered on this topic at this time.

Brian Dickson Law Library, FTX 430

This quick and hands-on workshop will help you to learn how to conduct an academic systematic literature review. We will cover the basics including review question design, review methodology (data sources, search strategy, and study selection criteria), how to write the review report, and where you can publish the review.  This workshop is open to law students and students from other faculties.


Questions?

Please contact Emily Landriault, law librarian
Email: elandria@uottawa.ca
Telephone: 613-562-5800 ext. 3363

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