Westlaw Canada is a legal database that offers comprehensive coverage of U.S. and International material (Westlaw International) and Canadian material (LawSource).

LawSource offers the Canadian Abridgment Case Digests, the Canadian Encyclopedic Digest (C.E.D.), Index to Canadian Legal Literature, Legal Pleadings, etc.

Get a password

University of Ottawa Faculty of Law professors and students can obtain a Westlaw Canada registration card by contacting Nathalie Léonard. Some restrictions apply.

N.B- Registration cards are provided by the library staff to all 1st year law students.

Access the following uOttawa proxy link

  1. Westlaw Canada
  2. Chose " No", then please complete the form to get your access

IMPORTANT: If you forget your username or password, you may use the "Forgot OnePass Username/Password?" option from the sign-on screen. 

Need help?

For assistance with registration and passwords, you can contact
Nathalie Léonard, room 423, Fauteux Hall
Tel. 613 562-5800 ext. 3360
[email protected]

For technical assistance, please contact Westlaw Canada Technical Support at [email protected] or 1-800-387-5164.

For research assistance, please contact the law library reference staff.

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