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7/21 2016

Keep up-to-date with the election using NewsBank's Special Reports

The NewsBank U.S. Presidential Campaign - 2016 report provides up-to-date coverage on the presidential campaign from news sources across the country.
7/14 2016

Pennsylvania Evidence 2016 Courtroom Manual on the LexisNexis Digital Library

Check out the Pennsylvania Evidence 2016 Courtroom Manual on the LexisNexis Digital Library for a thorough reference providing authoritative guidance in interpreting the Rules of Evidence, and tips for applying each rule in practice.
7/7 2016

Calculating and Proving Damages on Law Journal Press Online Books

Calculating and Proving Damages by Boushie, Spadea and Cunniff offers practical guidance on commercial damages. Take a look at this title and many more on Law Journal Press Online Books!
6/30 2016

Celebrate Social Media Day

Get connected to the many social medial resources available at Jenkins.
6/28 2016

Pa Sentencing & Pa Juvenile Delinquency Resource Guides Available Now!

Use our new resource guides to find Pennsylvania resources on sentencing and juvenile delinquency available at Jenkins.
6/23 2016

Jenkins' Research Tip: Using the Parallel Tables to the Restatements

Find where a superseded Restatement section was put in a newer series by using the parallel tables.
6/21 2016

Animal Law and PA Criminal Law Resource Guides Available Now!

Use our new resource guides to find animal law resources and Pennsylvania criminal law resources available at Jenkins.
6/20 2016

Common Pleas Court Publishes Regulation On Juvenile Lifers Sentenced Without the Possibility of Parole Program

On Monday June 20 Common Pleas Court Published Regulation No. 1 of 2016, Juvenile Lifers Sentenced Without the Possibility of Parole Program. A pdf of the regulation, along with a sample JLSWOP Conference Order, is available from the court's website.
6/16 2016

THOMAS.gov Retiring in July!

The legislative information website, THOMAS.gov, will retire on July 5, 2016. Check out the Library of Congress' new site, Congress.gov.
6/14 2016

Learn about pro bono representation with PLI's new MOOC

Do you work with pro bono clients? Check out PLI's new, and free, MOOC (massive open online course): Effective Communication with the Legal Services Client 2016.
6/9 2016

Finding LGBT Resources at Jenkins

LGBT law can cover the gamut of legal practice, and Jenkins has resources that can help.
6/2 2016

Insurance Coverage Litigation 2d

Insurance Coverage Litigation 2d by Masters, Stanzler and Anderson available on your desktop through Jenkins.
5/26 2016

What Can PA Legal Forms Do For You?

An often over-looked remote database available to Jenkins members is PA Legal Forms. There are thousands of forms in the database, many of which are in Word format and ready to be filled in.
5/19 2016

Maritime Resources at Jenkins

National Maritime Day is Sunday, May 22. Celebrate by exploring the maritime and admiralty materials available through Jenkins!
5/12 2016

New Materials Added to HeinOnline's U.S. Congressional Documents Collection

HeinOnline recently added over 500 Congressional Hearings and over 100 Committee Prints to its U.S. Congressional Documents Collection.
5/5 2016

Special interest titles available on General OneFile

General OneFile boasts more than 8,000 full text periodicals on a variety of topics like technology, the arts and humanities, politics, and news.
4/28 2016

Environmental Law

Find environmental law resources at Jenkins!
4/26 2016

ALA Preservation Week at Jenkins

Celebrate ALA Preservation Week with a look into the Jenkins' Rare Book Room.
4/21 2016

Election Day and the Committee of Seventy

Visit the Committee of Seventy's website to help you prepare for the Pennsylvania primary.
4/14 2016

National Library Week April 10-16, 2016

Celebrate Libraries during National Library Week.
4/7 2016

Jenkins On Your Desktop: Patent, Copyright & Trademark Collection on Nolo

Use the Nolo database to begin research in an unfamiliar area of law.
3/31 2016

Jenkins' Research Tip: Finding Pennsylvania County Cases Online

Use LLMC Digital, HeinOnline, and more to find published county decisions.
3/24 2016

Jenkins on Your Desktop: National Survey of State Laws on HeinOnline

Looking for the laws of all states on a specific topic? Check out the National Survey of State Laws on HeinOnline.
3/17 2016

Jenkins' Research Tip: Philadelphia Court Forms Available Online

Select Philadelphia Court forms are available on the court's website.
3/15 2016

Celebrate Freedom of Information Day on March 16

In celebration of James Madison, an advocate for open government, his birthday is recognized as Freedom of Information Day. Celebrate with Jenkins' collection of resources on FOIA requests.