Tag Archives: Westlaw

Hello, Goodbye

  Who can forget the 1967 classic ‘Hello, Goodbye’ by the Beatles? Perhaps not the most diverse set of lyrics of any Christmas number 1, indeed here is a short sample; “You say goodbye and I say hello Hello hello I don’t know why you say goodbye, I say hello Hello hello I don’t know… Read More »

Supreme Court of Canada judgments freely available

The Supreme Court of Canada and LexUM announced just before Christmas that the Court’s Decisions website now contains all decisions since 1907, and judgments in leave applications since 2006. The collection is updated within minutes of the public release of the judgments by the Court. “All published judgments since 1876 from cases which were appealed… Read More »

Latest news from HeinOnline and Westlaw…

By Angela Carritt Please find below links to the most recent newsletters from… HeinOnline Update – including 10 new journals and updates to World Trials and Legal Classics. Westlaw UK 2008 Highlights – Summary of new content added to Westlaw during 2008 including Cambridge Law Journal, Leiden Journal of International Law and International and Comparative Law… Read More »

New on Westlaw: Chitty on Contracts 30th edition and statutory definitions

By Angela Carritt The 30th edition of Chitty on Contracts is now available on Westlaw – simply follow the link from the Westlaw start page.      This is also a good time to remind you that we also have subscriptions to Westlaw’s other Common Law Library titles including: Arlidge, Eady & Smith on Contempt 3rd Ed.… Read More »

Database news

By Angela Carritt Please follow the links below to see the most recent news and updates from: HeinOnline – In this issue the launch of Hein’s new United Nations Collection including the UN Treaty series, ICJ Reports of Judgments, Advisory Opinions and Orders,  UN yearbooks and more. The Law Library has taken out a subscription… Read More »

New URL for Westlaw

By Angela Carritt Westlaw has a new URL (http://tinyurl.com/3sbzfq).  Please update your favourites and bookmarks or follow links from Oxlip+ or the Law Library web site.   When you follow the link you will be prompted to find University of Oxford in an A-Z of institutions (under U) and to enter your Oxford single sign on. This new… Read More »

Accessing databases off campus: Use the new Oxlip+ service as an alternative to VPN

By Angela Carritt The Library Service now has a brand new way of accessing online resources: Oxlip+    This new service will allow you to access all legal databases (including Westlaw and Lexis) from off campus without using the VPN.  All you will need is your Oxford single sign on (webmail) username and password. Please note –… Read More »