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Environmental Law

A LibGuide on environmental law.


This guide introduces students to the resources and tools for research into the law as it applies to environmental studies. The key areas listed here are Canadian environmental law and international environmental law.

Identifying Terms and Concepts

Legal Dictionaries (definitions of legal terms)

Legal Encyclopedias (explanation of legal concepts)

CanLII Legislation / Caselaw Database

CanLII is Canada's leading free legal information database. Use CanLII to search for federal and provincial legislation, caselaw, and tribunal decisions. Coverage varies across jurisdictions.