Legal database containing comprehensive coverage of Canadian and U.S. materials as well as international content.

Includes Canadian and foreign case law, Federal and provincial legislation and regulations, newspaper articles, press releases, and newsletters.

See WestlawNext Canada or LexisNexis Academic for alternative sources of Canadian legal information.


Access Notes

Important Details: 

LexisNexis Quicklaw (old interface)

  • Scheduled to be phased out as of April 30, 2019.  
  • Choose "Register Later" to access content.
  • Carleton University Department of Law and Legal Studies faculty and students may register for their own account using "Register Now".
    • Registration must take place on campus.  Subsequent logins may take place from any computer on- or off-campus.
    • IMPORTANT: If you already have a Quicklaw user ID and password from this year or last year, please do not register again. If you have lost or forgotten your ID and password you can use the Forgot Your Password? link on the Quicklaw login screen.  

Lexis Advance Quicklaw (new interface)


Authorized Users: 

Carleton students, faculty and staff
Content last reviewed: January 9, 2019