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WestlawNext® Canada Overview for Summer Students

Register to attend a free live demonstration of WestlawNext Canada.

Spend less time searching, more time finding. A single search delivers caselaw, legislation, various commentary titles, legal memos, facta, motions and pleadings.  And intelligent tools let you further filter those results to ensure you find the most relevant documents, giving you greater efficiency and confidence in your legal research.

Sign up to attend an in-person training session. A complimentary breakfast will be provided, as well as a certificate of completion.

Topics to be covered in the WestlawNext Canada Overview for Summer students session include:

  • Browse the Canadian Encyclopedia Digest, Canadian Abridgment and other exclusive WestlawNext Canada content
  •  Perform Multi-database Searches using Plain Language or Boolean Connectors
  •  Organize and filter Search Results
  •  Find specific documents by Citation or Name/Number
  •  Work with documents (Annotate, Folder, Print, Email, Download)
  •  Link to Citing References and other related documents
  •  Manage and share your document folders
  •  Access your research history
  •  Perform all of you research in a cost effective manner for your clients and your firm

Total CPD = 1.0 hour Professionalism Content

Please feel free to bring any specific questions you would like the Learning Consultant to address during your session. We will also have a 30-minute open forum at the completion of our session for any additional topics or areas of research with WestlawNext Canada.

Limit of 16 registrants per session; attendees may bring their laptop to follow along.

Thursday June 1, 2017  8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  TLA Boardroom, 2nd Floor, Rotunda   Register Here     

Finding Precedents: Summer Student Orientation with LexisNexis

Register to attend a free demo and instruction session on LexisNexis Legal Research solutions. This
session will cover exclusive resources in the LexisNexis Advance Quicklaw® and Lexis Practice Advisor®
Canada databases.

LexisNexis Advance Quicklaw provides in-depth coverage of a specific area of practice. Learn about
resources available to you such as textbooks, treatises and Quantums.

Lexis Practice Advisor Canada is designed to give lawyers access to the resources and tools needed
to efficiently manage their tasks, stay up to date on the information they need to know, and get a head
start on drafting.

Learn how to:

•  Find textbooks and commentary such as Halsbury’s Laws of Canada
•  Use post-search filters to refine your results and retrieve precision answers more quickly
•  Capture and consult your research history
•  Create document citations quickly and accurately
•  Use the QuickCITE citator record
•  Search for Forms & Precedents

Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Total CPD = 1.0 hour Professionalism Content

Limit of 16 registrants per session; attendees may bring their laptop to follow along.

Wednesday June 7, 2017  9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  TLA Boardroom, 2nd Floor, Rotunda   Register Here