Navigating Legal Information

Find Legal Help

These services can help you to find a lawyer in Alberta. Also lists organizations that can provide legal information and assistance. Find Legal Help 

Find Legislation

Details resources that provide access to the legislation of federal and provincial jurisdictions of Canada as well as foreign and international jurisdictions. Find Legislation 

Find Cases

The Canadian legal system uses both legislation created by Parliament and the provincial legislatures and cases decided by judges as important sources of law. Formal decisions of judges are published in printed law reports. These decisions will often provide an interpretation and application of the legislation. Find Cases 

Find Articles

Alberta Law Libraries carries a rich suite of print and online-access law reviews and journals, as well as annual publications and conference proceedings, which provide a wealth of articles on legal topics. Find Articles 

Find Forms and Precedents

Precedents are samples of common legal documents. These include legal agreements, court pleadings, court forms, and many other types of documents. In the case whereby a Canadian source does not provide the required information, American or British sources may be useful. Note that very few sources provide precedents online for free. Find Forms and Precedents