Muhlenberg Community Library

Law/Legal Resources

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Reference Help

  • Berks County Law Library
    • The Law Library is open to the public and maintains a book collection including current federal and Pennsylvania statutes, case law and regulatory law as well as various treatises in specific subject areas. The Law Library is staffed during regular buiness hours by librarians who provide reference assistant, but not legal advice.
    • Telephone: (610) 478-3370
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Legal Resources
    • " is a guide to legal information and free civil legal services for low-income persons and seniors in Pennsylvania. Here you can locate information on a variety of legal issues, as well as information on how to contact programs providing legal assistance in Pennsylvania."
  • Legal Information Institute (LII)
    • LII is a not-for-profit organization that provides law online for free as well as materials to help people understand law. This site has a lawyer directory, legal forms, and a legal encyclopedia.
    • COMPASS is an online application for Pennsylvanians to apply for many health and human service programs.

Legal Research Guides

  • Harvard Law School
    • "This guide contains selected free online legal research resources. These resources can be a great way to get started with your research when you don't have access to paid databases or if you want to get an overview of a topic before getting started with potentially expensive searches."
  • Register to Vote
    • This site provides information on voter registration, polling places, and other voter related information.