Pennsylvania Legal Research - Getting Started

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Getting Started
Getting Started in Pennsylvania

Don't know where to start your legal research in Pennsylvania? Don't worry, you are not alone. Finding the right resource for your needs can seem confusing for even the simplest of matters.

Maybe you're looking for statutes or regulations. Or cases or court rules. Or maybe you need to find forms or would like a treatise or encyclopedia to ease your way into the law. No matter your situation, this guide will help you find resources that fit your Pennsylvania legal research needs.

Material is available in both print and electronic formats where noted. Lexis, WestlawNext, and other databases are available at Jenkins Law Library. Some material may be accessed remotely on members' desktops.

If you have any questions or require additional research assistance, please call Jenkins' Research Services at 215.574.1505 or email us at