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  • Open Access Week of 2021

    Today marks the beginning of the 2021 International Open Access Week. This year’s theme is “It Matters How We Open Knowledge: Building Structural Equity.”, which intentionally aligns with the recently released UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science. International Open Access Week is a time for the wi … Read more »

  • Osgoode Digital Commons: Readership Snapshot

    September 2021 Last month, the Osgoode Digital Commons received 54,870 full-text downloads and 3 new submissions, bringing the total works in the repository to 18,283. Osgoode Hall Law School of York University scholarship was read by 2,289 institutions across 189 countries. The most popular papers … Read more »

  • Accessing Irwin Law Titles on the new vLex platform

    You may know Irwin Law for publishing core Canadian legal titles used for many of your course readings. Please note, that if you’re trying to access the “Irwin Law Essentials of Canadian Law Series”, it has recently been migrated to a new platform called vLex. Follow the steps detailed below to acce … Read more »

  • Legal research workshops

    Need help with your research papers? Look no further! The semester is well underway and many of you are thinking about writing research papers. To help you navigate the intricacies of legal research the law library is pleased to offer a series of legal research workshops. All sessions will take plac … Read more »

  • Osgoode Digital Commons: Readership Snapshot

    August 2021 Last month, the Osgoode Digital Commons received 43,122 full-text downloads and 7 new submissions, bringing the total works in the repository to 18,276. Osgoode Hall Law School of York University scholarship was read by 1,831 institutions across 181 countries. The most popular papers wer … Read more »