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Library will be closed:
18 April 2014, Friday
19 April 2014, Saturday
20 April 2014, Sunday





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Library Services


Document Delivery Service for Law Society Members


  • Print documents
    • 30¢ per page plus $10 handling charge per order (5 items or less), plus applicable taxes.
    • Delivery method: mail out, pick up, fax or email.
    • Rush surcharge (for orders required within 4 business hours):  add $5.00 per item. 
  • Electronic documents
    • Up to 5 items (cases, legislation, journal articles, etc.) may be sent free of charge. Requests for documents from subscription services are subject to our license agreements. 
    • Delivery method: email.          
Turnaround time
  • Most requests are completed within 24 hours. 
  • Rush orders are completed within 4 business hours.  Rush orders are accepted at the discretion of staff.
  • Please note that document requests may be refused due to copyright restrictions. 
  • The Great Library’s document delivery service operates under the Access to the Law Policy and Guidelines.  
To order copies of cases, articles, legislation, etc., please complete the Document Request Form.
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Orientation Tours

Discover the beauty of the Great Library in historic Osgoode Hall. Learn about the services and extensive information resources, including free online databases, available to you. Library orientation tours are offered for law firm summer students, articling students and members from May through September. Tours last approximately 45 minutes. Maximum number per tour is eight (8) persons. 

To book a tour or to obtain further information, e-mail us at or call 416-947-3315 and ask for the Great Library. 

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Printing & Photocopying

Printing is available from all library computers. Print-outs can be picked up at the Centre Desk in the Main Reading Room. Photocopiers are located on the 2nd floor off the Main Reading Room. A microfiche/film machine with printing capability is located in the Reference Room.

Costs for printing and photocopying

  • 25¢ per page using cash
  • 20¢ per page using a copy card

Copy cards may be purchased for $1.00 and any value can then be added to the card using cash, debit card or credit card.

Photocopies and printouts may be also be invoiced by using a control card which can be signed out at the Center Desk in the Main Reading Room.  There is a $2 service fee for using this method and a charge of 25 cents per page.

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Free wireless Internet access is available throughout the library. 

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Consultation Room

The library's consultation room may be reserved by Law Society members needing a quiet and private space for trial preparation, client interviews, mediation sessions, and other meetings. Convenient to the courts in Osgoode Hall and at 361 & 393 University Avenue, this facility accommodates up to 10 people and is equipped with Internet access, LED projector and retractable screen.

The room is available for booking Mon. to Fri. 9am - 9pm; Sat. 9am to 5pm; Sun. 12 to 5pm

There is no charge to Law Society members for the use of the room.

To reserve the Consultation Room, e-mail us at or speak to staff in library.

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CLE Calendar

Keep current on upcoming continuing legal education programs from a wide variety of providers by checking the library's monthly listing of CLE meeting and events: Current Month (pdf), Next Month (pdf).

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