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    January 4
    The Penn Law Legal Scholarship Repository, a service of the Biddle Law Library, collects and preserves the scholarly output of Penn Law. Scholarship News highlights some of the most recent additions.
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    December 2
    Stanley Polit L’15, reflects on his “first semester” as a practicing attorney
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    December 1
    The Penn Law Legal Scholarship Repository, a service of the Biddle Law Library, collects and preserves the scholarly output of Penn Law. Scholarship News highlights some of the most recent addition
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    November 30
    Many law schools are trying new approaches to providing practical training for future lawyers to prepare students for the reality of day-to-day legal practice.
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    November 25
    Interested in animal law?  Keep reading after the jump to learn more about the field and to browse the Opportunities in Animal Law booklet, provided by the ALDF.
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    November 23

    Exam time is fast approaching. Starting December 5th, Biddle will be open 24-hours, until exams end on Friday, December 18th at 11PM. Please note that the library has restricted access during this time. Here is a quick review of three library services students may need: the Study Room Online Reservation System; closed reserve materials; and past exams.

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    November 12
    PwC’s Global Human Resources Services practice in Philadelphia has a summer 2016 opportunity for 2L students, and a post-graduate opportunity for 3L students, interested in tax in the areas of compensation and benefits.  Details below!
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    November 4
    On Exhibit in the Biddle Law Library Gateway: The Document That Stirred the World. On September 29, 1945, the White House released Earl Grant Harrison’s “The Plight of the Displaced Jews in Europe: A Report to President Truman.” The report is on loan for display from Seed the Dream Foundation.
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    November 2
    The Penn Law Legal Scholarship Repository, a service of the Biddle Law Library, collects and preserves the scholarly output of Penn Law. Scholarship News highlights some of the most recent additions.
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    October 30

    Sparer Symposium: Buying Justice

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    October 28
    The Canadian American Bar Association has recently announced its annual essay competition for 2015.  Details, including the essay topic, prizes, format and deadline are after the jump.
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    October 28
    Biddle acquired a number of interesting and informative titles in the past month, including the following. For a complete list of new acquisitions, see here.
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    October 23
    The Practice Area Fair is just around the corner!  Details about the event are below.
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    October 22
    The ABA Section of Intellectual Property is holding a webinar on Monday, October 26 to learn more about opportunities in the field of IP law.  Details below!
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    October 16
    The New York Law Journal has just released their interactive First-Year Associates Handbook, as presented by American Lawyer Media.  Check out below for a quick look!
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    October 14

    If you are a follower of one or more law blogs (blawgs) you can now find earlier versions of those blogs preserved at the Law Library of Congress (LLC) at this location (http://www.loc.gov/law/find/web-archive/legal-blawgs.php). 

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    October 13
    The ACLU is holding its Annual Diversity Reception next week on October 20 in New York.  Details after the jump!
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    October 7
    How to build the social ties necessary to be successful and happy at work
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    October 7
    The University of Pennsylvania Law Review presents its 2015 symposium on October 16th and 17th.  The topic is “The Bounds of Executive Discretion in the Regulatory State.” 
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    October 5
    Want to improve your networking skills? Looking to capitalize on connections, but don’t want to be unprofessional? Browse through these tips below to work on your professionalism and learn how to network better.
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    October 1
    The Penn Law Legal Scholarship Repository, a service of the Biddle Law Library, collects and preserves the scholarly output of Penn Law. Scholarship News highlights some of the most recent additions.
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    September 30
    Disposable earplugs are now available at the Circulation Desk for students to take.
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    September 21
    The period between a summer associate position and a permanent job after graduation can be trying.  Check out this article from the Legal Intelligencer to learn how to avoid simple mistakes as a young lawyer and get some tips on communication styles.
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    September 9
    You can now check out charging cables at the Circulation Desk!
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    September 8
    Last week, we highlighted some of the different library services that students should take advantage of, one of which was our study space.   Many students choose to study in Biddle Law Library.
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    September 1
    The Penn Law Legal Scholarship Repository, a service of the Biddle Law Library, collects and preserves the scholarly output of Penn Law. Scholarship News highlights some of the most recent additions.
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    August 31
    All 1Ls, LLMs, and transfer students should have received their Bloomberg Law, Westlaw, and Lexis Advance account information in an email from Biddle Law Library. In addition to these databases, Biddle encourages students to make use of a variety of library services!
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    August 27

    The Law School Liaison Committee of the Justinian Society of Philadelphia is hosting its Seventh Annual Reception for Area Law Students on Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.  More details below.

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    August 25
    Sign up for TaxNotes.com!
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    August 25
    New titles acquired by Biddle Law Library in the past month.