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National Training Initiative:  Webinar and Live Training WebJunction is partnering with the nonprofit organization, Legal Services Corporation (LSC) to offer Improving Access to Civil Legal Justice through Public Libraries, a FREE national training initiative for public library...

March 13 Intro to loc.gov Make the most of the Library of Congress’ online collections: photographs, maps, sound recordings, films, legal and historical documents, and more. Join the Digital Reference Section’s next free one-hour webinar for an interactive orientation...

The Law Library of Congress will host a live and FREE Congress.gov webinar on July 26, 2018. Their legal reference experts, Barbara Bavis and Robert Brammer, will demonstrate how to utilize Congress.gov, the official U.S. federal legislative information website. During the...

Renovations of the Law/Government Documents Area of the State Library are Finished! The area is scheduled to reopen to the public for Law Day on May 1, 2018 at 9:30 am. Come and see our beautiful space that the Capitol Preservation Committee restored back to the original grandeur...

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Some forty five trustees and library directors stepped out of the “library bubble” and entered the broader world of Pennsylvania nonprofits when they attended the May 10, 2017 multi-district workshop, Nonprofit Law and Your Library, presented by the Northeast, Wilkes-Barre and...

THOMAS.gov, the online legislative information system, will officially retire July 5, completing the multi-year transition to Congress.gov.  Read more from the Library of Congress.       ...

This bilingual May 3 webinar offers statistics on bullying, as well as describes the types of bullying. Federal Government agencies, such as the Departments of Justice and Education, provide information through websites and databases. Some international information and state and...

CRD (College and Research Division) of PaLA reports that the Greater Philadelphia Law Library (GPLLA) is offering an 8 week online course on legal research resources.  It will be held April 6-May 25.  The cost is $100.  Learn more and check out CRD’s blog! ...

Harvard Law School is digitizing its collection of U.S. case law and will make it available for FREE online.  Read more. ...