Legal Research Tutorials

Let a five minute video save you hours of research time. 

These videos are especially tailored for practitioners. Learn powerful time-saving techniques and discover how much knowledge our Remote Desktop Access databases contain.

HeinOnline Videos

Searching the Advocate Online (3:51)
Learn how to search the full text of Advocate articles in HeinOnline. 

Finding Journal Articles Using HeinOnline (4:30)
Hein Online contains a wealth of information, including journal articles, legislation and caselaw. When a tool contains this much content, it can be hard to find exactly what you're looking for. In this video, Rebecca and Meghan tell you how to

  • find a journal article by title or citation 
  • find journal articles on a specific topic
  • find Canadian content
  • download and print articles

Finding official Canada Supreme Court Reports Using HeinOnline (3:15)
Rebecca and Meghan show you how to access Canada Supreme Court Reports from 1876 onwards. This video will show you how to search using a citation and troubleshoot incorrect citations

Finding Old English Cases Using HeinOnline (2:13)
This video continues our Remote Access series by showing you how to easily locate historical English case law. In "Organizing Your Research with Irwin Law," we identified an English case from 1861 that was right on point. In this video we show you how to quickly find the full text of English Cases from 1220 to 1867 using HeinOnline.