This is a guide to the key intellectual property law materials available to students through the Ryerson Library.
It include encyclopedias, which are an essential starting point for legal research. Both the Canadian Encyclopedic Digest and Halsbury's list relevant case law, legislation, and secondary sources.
Ebooks mainly include loose-leafs, which are authoritative secondary sources that are regularly updated. The intellectual property law loose-leafs cover copyright, patents, industrial designs, and trademark.
This guide also includes legal citation resources.
Research help is available for students, faculty, and staff Ryerson with legal research questions.
Research help appointments: For one-on-one assistance in refining a legal research topic, finding legal information, and using databases and other resources, book a research appointment. Currently, all Law Library research help appointments are being conducted virtually through Zoom. Email the law librarians or book a time directly in their calendars during office hours (John Papadopoulos is available at firstname.lastname@example.org, with bookable office hours, and Lisa Levesque is available at email@example.com, with bookable office hours).
Email: please email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance with accessing or using legal information resources and one of the Law Library staff will respond to you.