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8/27 2015

Jenkins' Research Tip: Archived Versions of Pennsylvania Statutes

Jenkins has prior versions of Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes Annotated going back to 1930 and pocket parts back to 1969!
8/18 2015

Aviation Titles at Jenkins

Celebrate National Aviation Day with aviation materials in our collection.
8/18 2015

The Pro Bono Road Show Is Coming to Jenkins!

In preparation for National Pro Bono Week, the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Delivery of Legal Services Committee is pleased to offer a Pro Bono Road Show and Interactive Fair introducing pro bono opportunities available in Philadelphia.
8/13 2015

Jenkins On Your Desktop: General OneFile Full Title List

Find the full title list of periodicals available on General OneFile.
8/11 2015

Jenkins On Your Desktop: ALI Restatement Pocket Parts on HeinOnline

Find current pocket parts to ALI's Restatements and Principles of the Law on HeinOnline.
8/6 2015

Jenkins’ Research Tip: Using Congress.gov

Congress.gov is the official website for U.S. legislative information, and consists of data compiled and presented by the Library of Congress. The Congress.gov platform was created to replace THOMAS. Read on to learn more about updates and functionality.
8/4 2015

Jenkins On Your Desktop: New Interface for ProQuest Congressional

You may have noticed that ProQuest Congressional looks a little different lately. The new interface has a different look and feel, with the same coverage as before. Read our full post to more about the changes.
7/30 2015

Jenkins On Your Desktop: Epstein on Intellectual Property

Find Epstein on Intellectual Property on Loislaw.
7/28 2015

Terry Fromson to Receive 20/20 Vision Award at the 2015 ABA Chicago Annual Meeting

Congrats to the 2015 American Bar Association’s Commission on Domestic & Sexual Violence award recipients, including Terry Fromson from the Women's Law Project!
7/23 2015

Jenkins’ Historical Collection: F. Carroll Brewster

So nice they painted him twice! Frederick Carroll Brewster (1825-1898) was a Philadelphia lawyer, City Solicitor, Court of Common Pleas judge, and Pennsylvania Attorney General. Jenkins’ Portrait Gallery includes two paintings of Brewster.
7/16 2015

AALL Annual Conference in Philly!

The American Association of Law Libraries meets in Philadelphia July 18 - 21.
7/15 2015

Land Rush for Dot Law?

Come October 12 there'll be a new Top-Level Domain (TLD): .law, available on a first-come, first-served basis.
7/14 2015

Jenkins On Your Desktop: New Videos Available for General OneFile, LegalTrac, and ProQuest Congressional

Check out our YouTube channel for new video tutorials on three of our member databases: General OneFile, LegalTrac, and ProQuest Congressional.
7/9 2015

Jenkins' On Your Desktop: Federal Court Rules on HeinOnline

Use HeinOnline to find federal court rules, past and present, in the United States Code.
7/7 2015

The Bluebook 20th Edition Available Now!

Check out the newest edition of The Bluebook.
6/25 2015

Jenkins’ Research Tip: Finding Bios of Pennsylvania Legislators

Find official biographical information about members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly.
6/23 2015

Bye Bye Westlaw Classic!

On August 31st, Westlaw Classic will be permanently retired in favor of the new(ish), updated and streamlined interface of WestlawNext.
6/17 2015

Enjoy Jenkins' Leisure Reading Collection This Summer

Relax this summer with a title from our Leisure Reading Collection.
6/10 2015

Happy 800th Birthday to the Magna Carta!

This month marks the 800th anniversary of the sealing of the Magna Carta. Find out about the history and celebrations!
6/4 2015

Jenkins on Your Desktop: New Jersey Newspapers on NewsBank

Ever need to find a newspaper article from a New Jersey paper? Try NewsBank on Jenkins' Member Center.
5/27 2015

Flash Mob Law at Jenkins

Find out the legal consequences surrounding flash mobs and people who plan (and participate in) them.
5/21 2015

Research Tip: Search the Philadelphia Code Online

See how to stay safe and lawful during summertime fun by searching the Philadelphia Code online.
5/19 2015

Jenkins On Your Desktop: New Interface for General OneFile & LegalTrac

You may have noticed that General OneFile and LegalTrac look a little different lately. Read on to learn about the new Gale interface.
5/14 2015

Jenkins on Your Desktop: Limited Liability Companies

Find material on limited liability companies on Jenkins' Member Center databases!
5/13 2015

TLI Lifetime Achievement Award Winners

Congratulations to our nine members on the list!