New Tool for Real Estate Practitioners

LN Practial Guidance has added a new module for Real Estate Practitioners. Available in all Ontario courthouse libraries as part of the E-LiRN suite of electronic resources! On-point real estate practical guidance that puts you on the right trackSave valuable time and stay on track with the Practical Guidance ever-expanding collection of real estate resources. … Read more

LiRN Board Meeting

LiRN’s Board met on May 30th and considered draft policies that seek to provide clarity on: LiRN’s minimum expectations around library services that should be offered and the management responsibilities that need to be executed in all funded libraries What constitutes library services/tasks versus association services/tasks Network HR policies and guidelines The Board approved of … Read more

E-LiRN: A Gamechanger

Courthouse libraries and librarians play a crucial role in ensuring equity of access to legal research resources in Ontario – which in turn is crucial to competent practice and access to justice. Lawyers and paralegals must be able to thoroughly research issues to properly serve their clients and adequately inform the Courts of common law … Read more

LiRN’s Electronic Resources Suite

LiRN has acquired a suite of electronic resources available in courthouse libraries across Ontario in March 2022. LIMITED TIME REMOTE ACCESS! As the province gradually re-opens: Lexis Nexis is offering 2 weeks of remote access to Quicklaw and Practical Guidance. Westlaw Canada is offering 30 days of remote access to all their Source products. Lexis … Read more

LiRN is Recruiting Board Members

LiRN is seeking three individuals to join its Board of Directors. As an ideal candidate, you are a strategic thinker committed to the competence of legal professionals and with an interest in, and understanding of, the professional development and legal information needs of all legal professionals and county law library users. The following skills are … Read more