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The library offers resources to help students succeed, including course materials, study aids, and guides for research and writing. 

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Legal Scholarship

The Biddle Law Library collects and preserves the scholarly output of the University of Penn Carey Law School. Find some of the world’s top legal research in one location here.

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Mary Shelly

Staff Spotlight: Mary Shelly

This month’s staff spotlight is Mary Shelly! Mary is a Reference Librarian here at Biddle. She started working remotely back in 2020 during early quarantine days, but you can now find her on site.

Library News, staff spotlight series

Reparations Resource Center

The University of Pennsylvania Black Law Students Association (Penn BLSA) created this research guide as a culmination of years of advocacy work for reparations for the transatlantic slave trade.

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Meet Ben Carlson

Ben Carlson is our Associate Director for Scholarly Data and Innovation. He joined the Biddle team in April.

Library News, Staff News
John Hogan

Staff Spotlight: John Hogan

This month’s staff spotlight is John Hogan! John is a Library Specialist for Metadata & Systems and plays an essential role in the Law School Repository.

Library News, staff spotlight series