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Jenkins has reopened to all visitors with no appointment necessary! * As of Monday, September 13 our onsite hours are 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. Visitors must wear masks in our space and also in our building's lobby and elevators. The library stacks are open for browsing and all the computer workstations...
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Want a book from our collection? We have staff in the library Monday through Friday and can pull whatever material you need for curbside pickup at 1801 Market Street from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. In Center City we can also arrange to have a courier deliver the books right to you! To borrow material,...

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Are you looking for license or permit information for a Philadelphia business? There are a few city websites available to help you locate the information you need. With eCLIPSE , you can search for Philadelphia building permits, business licenses, activity licenses, and trade licenses. To search...
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Drafting a will can be a daunting task, but many Pennsylvania legal resources have sample forms to help you plan for after you are gone. Jenkins members have access to some materials remotely. PA Legal Forms , for example, includes a variety of forms relating to wills, including "Complex Will with...
The 3rd edition of Land Use Law in a Nutshell is a great resource for both those new to Land Use Law as well as the seasoned practitioner. "The Nutshell clearly explains the legal aspects of land planning and regulation, project review processes, and innovative and flexible regulatory devices...