Research guides

Pennsylvania Family Law


Encyclopedias often provide a concise summary of the law. Pennsylvania has two major encyclopedic law sets: Pennsylvania Law Encyclopedia and Summary of Pennsylvania Jurisprudence. Both include information on various family law matters. See below for more details.

Member Databases

Pennsylvania Law Encyclopedia
Available on the LexisNexis Digital Library.
Also on the library's Lexis computers and in print.

Onsite Print & Electronic

Pennsylvania Law Encyclopedia LexisNexis
Also on the library's Lexis computers and the LexisNexis Digital Library.

Summary of Pennsylvania Jurisprudence 2d: Family Law (vols. 15 & 15A) West
Also on the library's Westlaw computers.
See "Family Law" (vols. 15 & 15A). Library also has previous edition.