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=Welcome to the Legal Education Society of Alberta Library=
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=Welcome to the LESA Library=
This online, collaborative, and fully searchable resource has been created as a source of legal information for Alberta's lawyers, articling students, and their staff. Access to this library is restricted to members. Only registered members are permitted to access this site. Content contributed to this library becomes the property of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.
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This online, collaborative, and searchable resource provides valuable legal information to Alberta's lawyers, articling students, and their staff. Access to the LESA Library is restricted to registered members. Content contributed to the Library becomes the property of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.
  
The structure of this resource allows any registered user to alter its content. This allows changes and corrections to be made in a timely and efficient manner. Please read the [[LESA Online Library:General disclaimer|Disclaimers]]. Questions or comments? Please [[LESA Online Library:Contact|contact us]] or complete our [https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/onlinelibrary2010 survey].
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Any registered user may alter the contents of the Library. This allows changes and corrections to be made in a timely and efficient manner. Please read the [[LESA Online Library:General disclaimer|Disclaimers]] for the full Terms of Use.  
  
The following collections are available. They can be accessed by clicking their links to reach the index page, or by entering a specific search term at the top right-hand side of the screen. Other collections in our online library are under development.
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Questions or comments? Please [[LESA Online Library:Contact|contact us]] or complete our [https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/onlinelibrary2010 survey] to give us your feedback about the LESA Library.
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You can access the following collections by clicking the links below. Alternatively, you can find information by entering a specific search term in the top right search bar.
  
 
As of {{TODAY}}, the library contains [[:Category:Entries|'''{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}''' entries]].
 
As of {{TODAY}}, the library contains [[:Category:Entries|'''{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}''' entries]].
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<big>'''[[Business law]]'''</big><br/>
 
<big>'''[[Business law]]'''</big><br/>
This collection includes the full text of the CPLED Business Law Fundamentals manual, plus related information from other manuals and later updates.
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This collection includes the full text of the Business Law Fundamentals manual, as well as related information from other manuals and later updates.
  
 
<big>'''[[Civil Practice Manual|Civil litigation]]'''</big><br/>
 
<big>'''[[Civil Practice Manual|Civil litigation]]'''</big><br/>
The collection is based on LESA’s Alberta Civil Practice Manual containing valuable information to get you through a litigation file from start to finish including jurisdiction, bringing an action, the questioning process, trial and witness preparation, amending pleadings and more.
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The collection is based on LESA’s Alberta Civil Practice Manual, which contains valuable information to get you through a litigation file from start to finish including sections on jurisdiction, bringing an action, the questioning process, trial and witness preparation, amending pleadings, and more.
  
 
<big>'''[[Collections|Collections process]]'''</big><br/>
 
<big>'''[[Collections|Collections process]]'''</big><br/>
This entry describes the collections process, specifically, the procedures used to collect secured and unsecured debt, their commonalities, and the differences of which a lawyer must be aware.
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This entry describes the collections process. Specifically, it outlines the procedures used to collect secured and unsecured debt, their commonalities, and the differences of which a lawyer must be aware of.
  
 
<big>'''[[Criminal law]]'''</big><br/>
 
<big>'''[[Criminal law]]'''</big><br/>
This collection includes the full text of the CPLED Criminal Law Fundamentals manual, plus related information from other manuals and later updates.
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This collection includes the full text of the Criminal Law Fundamentals manual, as well as related information from other manuals and later updates.
  
 
<big>'''[[Family law]]'''</big><br/>
 
<big>'''[[Family law]]'''</big><br/>
This collection includes the full text of the Family Law Practice Manual, plus related information from other manuals and later updates.
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This collection includes the full text of the Alberta Family Law Practice Manual, as well as related information from other manuals and later updates.
  
 
<big>'''[[Real estate]]'''</big><br/>
 
<big>'''[[Real estate]]'''</big><br/>
This collection includes the full text of the CPLED Real Estate Fundamentals manual, plus related information from other manuals and later updates.
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This collection includes the full text of the Real Estate Fundamentals manual, as well as related information from other manuals and later updates.
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<big>'''[[Wills|Wills & estates]]'''</big><br/>
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The collection is based on LESA’s Wills & Estates manual. Included is a detailed overview of major changes to Alberta’s wills and succession laws that have taken place or are about to take place.  
  
<big>'''[[Wills|Wills and estates]]'''</big><br/>
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<big>'''[[CPLED]]'''</big><br/>
The collection is based on LESA’s Wills and Estates manual. Included is a detailed overview of major changes to Alberta’s wills and succession laws that have taken place or are about to take place.  
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This collection includes information on the CPLED Program, the CPLED Student Guide, and suggested readings for CPLED students.  
  
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<big>'''[[LESA_Seminars|Seminar materials]]'''</big><br/>
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LESA is committed to delivering effective, professional, and high-impact live programs that capitalize on the inherent advantages of face-to-face interactions. But, if you missed a program or need to reference the materials again, you’ll find the materials from most programs available here in the Library.
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==Contributing to the Library==
 
==Contributing to the Library==
 
*[[Help:Sandbox|Sandbox]]—This is a place to try out wiki editing. Go ahead... just try it!
 
*[[Help:Sandbox|Sandbox]]—This is a place to try out wiki editing. Go ahead... just try it!
*Watch our video tutorials (These tutorials were taken from LESA's Alberta Residential Conveyancing Guide Project, but provide a basic introduction to this technology.)
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*[https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Contents MediaWiki Guide]
**[http://realestate.lesaonline.org/tutorial/tut1.html Part 1 - Introduction to the Guide]
 
**[http://realestate.lesaonline.org/tutorial/tut2.html Part 2 - The Basics of Editing]
 
*[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
 
  
 
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Revision as of 08:57, 10 July 2015

Welcome to the LESA Library

This online, collaborative, and searchable resource provides valuable legal information to Alberta's lawyers, articling students, and their staff. Access to the LESA Library is restricted to registered members. Content contributed to the Library becomes the property of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

Any registered user may alter the contents of the Library. This allows changes and corrections to be made in a timely and efficient manner. Please read the Disclaimers for the full Terms of Use.

Questions or comments? Please contact us or complete our survey to give us your feedback about the LESA Library.

You can access the following collections by clicking the links below. Alternatively, you can find information by entering a specific search term in the top right search bar.

As of 19 February 2020, the library contains 850 entries.

Library Collections

Business law
This collection includes the full text of the Business Law Fundamentals manual, as well as related information from other manuals and later updates.

Civil litigation
The collection is based on LESA’s Alberta Civil Practice Manual, which contains valuable information to get you through a litigation file from start to finish including sections on jurisdiction, bringing an action, the questioning process, trial and witness preparation, amending pleadings, and more.

Collections process
This entry describes the collections process. Specifically, it outlines the procedures used to collect secured and unsecured debt, their commonalities, and the differences of which a lawyer must be aware of.

Criminal law
This collection includes the full text of the Criminal Law Fundamentals manual, as well as related information from other manuals and later updates.

Family law
This collection includes the full text of the Alberta Family Law Practice Manual, as well as related information from other manuals and later updates.

Real estate
This collection includes the full text of the Real Estate Fundamentals manual, as well as related information from other manuals and later updates.

Wills & estates
The collection is based on LESA’s Wills & Estates manual. Included is a detailed overview of major changes to Alberta’s wills and succession laws that have taken place or are about to take place.

CPLED
This collection includes information on the CPLED Program, the CPLED Student Guide, and suggested readings for CPLED students.

Seminar materials
LESA is committed to delivering effective, professional, and high-impact live programs that capitalize on the inherent advantages of face-to-face interactions. But, if you missed a program or need to reference the materials again, you’ll find the materials from most programs available here in the Library.

Contributing to the Library