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LAW 307 / GRSJ 303 - Women, Law & Social Change

This research guide was created for Women, Law & Social Change students and lists some resources available in this area.

Legal Dictionaries

  • Legal dictionaries define legal terms and common words with special legal meanings;
  • They also provide definitions of legal maxims and Latin terms;
  • The definitions often include value-added information, such as a case reference or a citation to a relevant piece of legislation.

Canadian Legal Dictionaries

U.S. Legal Dictionary

Note: American dictionaries don’t always reflect Canadian usage.

U.K. Legal Dictionaries