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December 2, 2013
Students may now use the online reservation tool to book study rooms for Reading and Exam Period. read more!
November 6, 2013
Shifting in the stacks! read more!
October 23, 2013
Check out the General Motors Bankruptcy Files in the Archives! read more!
September 12, 2013
The Penn Law community now has access to two new resources in HeinOnline read more!
August 28, 2013
By the end of this week, all 1Ls, LLMs, and transfer students should have received their Bloomberg Law, Westlaw, and Lexis Advance account information from Biddle Law Library. In addition to these databases, Biddle encourages students to make use of a variety of library services. read more!
July 1, 2013
Biddle Law Library welcomed a new librarian in June! read more!
February 28, 2013
A weekly post on different titles in Biddle Law Library pertaining to law and fiction. read more!
February 13, 2013
Biddle Law Library now provides chat reference services to members of the Penn Law Community! read more!
July 31, 2012
On August 6th, Biddle librarians will be teaching in the US Legal Research and Writing course for incoming LLM students. Topics will include the structure of the US court system and case finding methods. read more!
May 30, 2012
The World Bank is well-known for its international efforts to provide developing countries with loans needed for capital improvements. Recently, the organization announced that it is going to make its "research outputs and knowledge products" freely available to the public. read more!
January 27, 2012
 As many law students know, CALI (The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction) is a non-profit which offers over 850 interactive tutorials in approximately thirty-two law school subject areas. Did you know, however, that CALI can now help you bridge the... read more!
January 10, 2012
The Biddle Law Library will offer a wide variety of legal research training opportunities throughout the spring semester. Prepare for your summer or professional work experience by attending trainings specific to your jurisdiction or professional interest! read more!
August 12, 2011
Leslie O'Neill is the Archivist at Biddle. She received her Masters in Library and Information Science from Drexel University, and her Bachelors in Fine Art Photography from Temple University's Tyler School of Art. Leslie previously worked in the Philadelphia area... read more!
August 12, 2011
Jennifer Huck was the Systems and Emerging Technologies Librarian at Biddle.  She supported the online library system and leverages new and existing technologies in support of library services. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */... read more!
June 3, 2009
The Biddleblog is going on hiatus for the summer.  See you in September!... read more!
April 23, 2009
It has now been ten months since the "Great Flood" in the Lewis Collection in Silverman Hall.  In January's blog I wrote how the flood began and the immediate steps that were taken to save the collection. Since mid-November the... read more!
March 10, 2009
Biddle Law Library at the University of Pennsylvania Law School will host the first MidAtlantic Academic Law Libraries Symposium on March 13, 2009. The symposium is being sponsored by  Bloomberg, Law Division.The morning session will feature John Palfrey, Henry N. Ess... read more!
February 6, 2009
Penn Law School is fortunate to be a beta site for Bloomberg Law (BLAW), a division of Bloomberg, a major provider of business and financial information.Bloomberg describes BLAW as an "all inclusive tool providing in-depth legal analysis, filings, opinions, real-time and archival news, indexes, rankings,... read more!
September 12, 2008
Starting this Sunday, the Penn Cinema Studies Department is honoring one of the most celebrated and influential filmmakers of this era: Frederick Wiseman.  Originally trained as a lawyer, Wiseman left began shooting documentaries in the early 1960s.  Wiseman's directorial style,... read more!
May 16, 2008
The Biddleblog is suspending regular posting for the summer. See you in the fall!... read more!
November 27, 2007
Due to an increased demand for library study rooms, an online reservation system is now available. This system is designed to make the study rooms available to as many law students as possible. To reserve a room, go to the... read more!