We assist with legal research and offer training and research support to law students, faculty, and other members of the Queen's community. Queen's University Library's legal resources are found online and at the William R. Lederman Law Library, located on the second and third floors of the Faculty of Law in Macdonald Hall.
Legal Research Resources
- Legal Citation
- Legal Databases by Subject or Jurisdiction
- Legal Research Manual
- Moot Court Resources
- For the Public: Starting Points for Legal Questions
Legislation & Court Cases
- Canadian Legislation, Court Cases & Related Information Online
- U.S. Legislation, Court Cases & Related Information Online
- Commonwealth Legislation & Related Information Online
- Legislative Concordances (Legislation Comparison Tools)
Featured Subject Guides
- Aboriginal & Indigneous Law
- Administrative Law
- Constitutional Law
- Criminal Law and Procedure
- Labour & Employment Law
Publication coverage: Journal articles: 1981 - present ; Books: 1993 - present.Index to more than 1,025 legal journals, law reviews, yearbooks, institutes, statutes, bar association publications, university publications, and government publications from the U.S., Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand. In addition, approximately 1,400 books are indexed each year since 1993. More information.
News & Events
W.R. Lederman Law Library’s June display is Read with Pride, featuring books, ebooks, and films.
The ebooks include:
Never Going Back: A history of queer activism in Canada, by Tom Warner
We are pleased to share recent news from the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) detailing an award presented to Martha Whitehead, who will be leaving Queen’s for Harvard University in July: