DCLI/ACLLNew Acquisitions List Now Available
Looking for the most recent collection additions? The Center is pleased to offer a list of the newest titles at both DCLI and ACLL.
The following link provides a selection of recently cataloged materials for the Center for Legal Information and the Allegheny County Law Library. It includes new arrivals, in alphabetical order by subject heading. Additional details include title, call number, location, and a link to the item's SOLCAT record. If you wish to borrow circulating materials, please ask at the Circulation Desk for assistance.
The April-May 2013 New Acquisitions Lists are now available at the following link:
Pennsylvania Constitution Web Page
This site is meant to be a primary source of information about the text, history, and meaning of the Pennsylvania Constitution. This unique online research resource is hosted by the Duquesne University School of Law. Lawyers, journalists, and members of the public are welcome to start here when beginning research about the Pennsylvania Constitution, Pennsylvania constitutional law cases pending in various courts, and current public policy debates concerning the State Constitution. Here's a link. ...
Pennsylvania Constitution Web Site: www.duq.edu/law/pa-constitutio
DCLI/ACLL Summer Research and Reference Assistance
The DCLI/ACLL staff would like to wish all patrons and law students an enjoyable summer break. In the meantime, don't forget to contact us with any reference needs, or submit a question via our eReference service. Also, visit the library web site to access important updates and legal research resources:
ACLL Hours of Operation
ACLL will be open according to the following schedule. Please visit The ACLL home page for more information regarding hours of operation.
Regular Library Hours
Monday - Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
noon - 5 p.m.
*CLOSED Friday, June 14, for Flag Day and Thursday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.
Major Web Resources for Law Jobs
Looking for a legal job? DCLI/ACLL offers the following list of major web resources for law jobs. Try the below links for more employment information:
Legal News Links
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Cleveland man indicted on 329 counts in captive women case
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Fla. Judge Rejects Ecuador's Suit Against Sibling Bankers
Judges: Law Clinic's Work Worth More Than Peanuts
Latest Legal Link
Jury Verdicts is a popular site offering "Free Verdict Search", a database containing over 100,000 evaluations of civil cases. Each evaluation is provided in article format, including trial and reference information. The user will find sample edition on the homepage. For example, you can choose the desired state. In this instance, search for "Pennsylvania", to access Pennsylvania Jury Review & Analysis. You can add key terms to narrow search results. Click the "Read More" link to view a synopsis of the result, and determine if it is relevant for your research. The "View Full Article" option requires a subscription to the site. The Nation Expert Witness Directory contains thousands of experts. Jury Verdicts also offers a free monthly newsletter for those who wish to receive the most up-to-date information.