Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation

The Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation (McGill Guide) is the style guide most commonly used by Canadian courts, law journals, universities and legal practitioners.

The 9th edition of the McGill Guide is available for consultation in print at Reserves.

Always use the full McGill Guide to ensure you are following the correct citation format.  For examples of the most common citations, please see our tip sheet guide for Using Uniform Legal Citation

Content last updated: September 3, 2019