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PARL: Paralegal Studies: Reference Books

This guide will help you locate and use legal resources owned by the Paul & Harriett Mack Library at Northampton Community College.

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Reference Books

Materials located in the Reference section may be used only in the Library. The following titles are just a selection of the full range of books and serials available to students in the Paralegal Studies program. To find additional titles, search SpartaCat, the Library’s online catalog.

■       Binder on Pennsylvania Evidence
         KFP 540 .A75 B5

■      Black’s Law Dictionary
         KF 156 .B53 [Also available online through Westlaw]

■       Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation
         KF 245 .B58

■       Federal Civil Judicial Procedure & Rules
         KF 8816 .A193

■       Federal Criminal Code & Rules
         KF 9606.99 .D567

■       Federal Regulation of Real Estate & Mortgage Lending
         KF 665 .B3722 (3 vols.)

■       Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, 3rd edition
         (formerly West's Encyclopedia of American Law)
         This title is only available online from Gale Virtual Reference Library.

■       Law of Wills in Pennsylvania
         KFP 144 .A937

■       Paralegal Ethics Handbook
         KF 320 .L4 P37

■       Pennsylvania Estates Practice
         KFP 144 .R672

■       Pennsylvania Family Law Discovery Forms
         KFP 94 .A65 B4425

■       Pennsylvania Probate, Estates & Fiduciaries Code
         KFP 144 .A332 A44

■       Pennsylvania Rules of Court: Local, Eastern Region
         KFP 529 .A19

■       Pennsylvania Rules of Court: State
         KFP 529 .A1

■       Pennsylvania Suggested Standard Civil Jury Instructions
         KFP 542.6 .P46 (2 vols.)

■       Uniform Commercial Code
         KF 879 .A15 U55

■       West’s Analysis of American Law
         KF 240 .W454