JuriBistroTM UNIK is the main engine, as it simultaneously searches through all the resources of the JuriBistroTM suite of the CAIJ. The results obtained can be further refined by source of law, type of document, jurisdiction, tribunal, author, date, etc.

The searchable database is broad and diversified, and comprises nearly 1.5 million legal documents.

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JuriBistroTM eDOCTRINE is a free online full-text database containing several thousand titles of legal literature published by the Publications du Barreau, Wilson & Lafleur and some law firms.

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JuriBistroTM eLOIS provides access to several annotated Québec and Federal statutes.

Each section is enriched with legislative history, parliamentary debates as well as other legislative, jurisprudential and doctrinal sources.

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JuriBistroTM BIBLIO is the catalogue for CAIJ’s 40 libraries and points of service.

You can place an item on hold, have it delivered or renew your loans.

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JuriBistroTM TOPO is a knowledge base containing more than 3,600 research questions organized by field of law.

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Legal News

Legal News / Actualités juridiques provides you with recent news in your field of practice. 

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eDICTIONNAIRE is a digital adaptation of the Dictionnaire de droit québécois et canadien by Me Hubert Reid.

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