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Other Pennsylvania County Law Libraries
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New to Legal Research on the Web? Researching in an Unfamiliar Area? Start with a Guide
When starting a new research project, it is often helpful to get an overview of the available resources. Try a basic google search for "law library guide" and your subject area: copyright, evidence, employment law, whatever.
Law Libraries-Philadelphia Area
Montgomery County Law Library This link opens in a new window
Offers reference services and free access to Westlaw and Lexis.
Villanova Law Library This link opens in a new window
Visitors may utilize the print materials and access a number of databases on-site using a personal laptop or the computer terminal next to the library reference desk.
Databases available when you visit Villanova Law Library
Alumni and visitors may access the following databases from the computer terminal next to the library Reference Desk, no additional passwords required. These databases are not accessible remotely. Descriptions of each database can be found on the Law Databases page.
- Foreign Law Guide
- Leadership Directories (formerly Yellowbooks)
- The Legal Intelligencer
- Nexis Uni (formerly Lexis Nexis Academic)
- PLI PLUS
- ProQuest Congressional
- ProQuest Statistical Insight
Guides Available at Villanova
The Cybersleuth's Guide to the Internet: Conducting Effective Free Investigative & Legal Research on the Web by
Call Number: 2nd Floor: KF242.A1 .L481 2012
Publication Date: 2017
Finding Info Like a Pro: Mining the Internet's Public Records for Investigative Research by
Call Number: 2nd Floor: KF242.A1 .L492 2011
Publication Date: 2011
Free Internet Legal Research, Second Revised Edition by
Call Number: 2nd Floor: KF242.A1 S37 2017
Publication Date: 2017
Google for Lawyers by
Call Number: Lower Level: K87 .L48 2010
Publication Date: 2010
Internet Legal Research by
Call Number: 2nd Floor: KF242.A1 .I68 2015
Publication Date: 2015
Internet Legal Research on a Budget by
Call Number: 2nd Floor: KF242.A1 .L479 2014
Publication Date: 2014
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This site archives websites at a given point in time. Look here for sites that seemed to have disappeared and for information that was taken off a site.