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Native American Heritage Month 

November 16, 2022

View resources in Biddle’s collection on Native American life, including contemporary culture and identity, history, tribal law and sovereignty, and the federal government’s relationship to indigenous nations.

 

Self-Checkout in the Library 

September 14, 2022

Test out the library’s new book checkout kiosk on the 5th floor of Tanenbaum - it’s quick and easy!

 

Understanding Neurodiversity 

April 8, 2022

In the latest NALP Bulletin, Maureen Reilly reviews a book that explores why understanding neurodiversity is a necessity for all professions.

Research and Scholarship 

Abolishing the Child Welfare System 

April 6, 2022

Mother Jones recently published an excerpt of Prof. Roberts’ new book, Torn Apart: How the Child Welfare System Destroys Black Families — And How Abolition Can Build a Safer World​.

Research and Scholarship 

Prof. Dorothy Roberts traces the history of race and the regulation of Black women’s bodies in chapter for The 1619 Project 

March 24, 2022

Roberts is an acclaimed scholar of race, gender, and the law, and is the founding director of the Penn Program on Race, Science & Society in the Center for Africana Studies.

Research and Scholarship 

BookList: Women in the Legal Profession 

March 8, 2022

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we have chosen to highlight books from our collection featuring women in the legal profession.