Peterborough Law Association

Service: Lois C. Davidson Law Library

Record #: PET0561
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 13 Jun 2022


Description (Service) Law library for the use of its members and the taking cognizance of all matters relating to the welfare of the legal profession in the Town and County of Peterborough.

Supplies general information to its members. The information contained and distributed on this site does not contain any legal opinions and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Peterborough Law Association.
  • Members may sign out textbooks for 2 weeks
  • Participates in inter-library loans with other County and District Law Libraries
  • Includes books from the library of Sir John Beverley Robinson, first Chief Justice of Ontario, including complete sets of early Ontario law reports and statutes of Upper Canada from 1792.
  • Holds complete sets of bound statues from 1792 to present for both Ontario and Canada
  • Holds complete sets of early English reports including both the Revised Reports and the English Reports

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 9 am- 4 pm
Dates All year
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Must be a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.
Application Contact for details.
Languages English
Fees Membership

Address and Location

Site Location Up on the hill between Brock St & Murray St facing Water St
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Peterborough Law Association, Lois C. Davidson Law Library, County Court House
470 Water St
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9H 3M3
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Intersection Sheridan St and Brock St
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-742-9341
Toll Free Phone 1-866-556-8395
Fax 705-742-6173
Social Media Twitter Twitter:
Alternate Contact Laura Dobbie, Librarian

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