Series
​               Multi-volume titles held in the Adams County Law Library and

maintained as a separate run

[Brackets surround call numbers of titles not currently arranged by their assigned call numbers.]

 

Adams County Legal Journal, v. 1:1 (July 17, 1951)-CURRENT. Cite as: [vol.] Adams L.J. [page]. 

                [KFP52 .A3 A3]

As a designated newspaper of record for its county, this title weekly publishes legal notices and selected Court decisions handed down in the 51st Judicial District of Pennsylvania, comprised of Adams County, and originally including those of Fulton County and other selected opinions from other Districts. Currently considers only decisions made in the Court of Common Pleas of Adams County. The library holds paper copies of the legal ads and Court decisions as well as the free online version.

 

American Jurisprudence; A Modern Comprehensive Text Statement of American Law, State and Federal.

2nd ed. Completely revised and rewritten in the light of modern authorities and developments by the editorial staff of the publishers (St. Paul, MN: Thomson Reuters), vols. 1-83 (144 vols.) + unnumbered New Topic Service loose-leaf, Desk Book, Table of Statutes, etc., seven 2020 General Indexes, and one 2020 Table of Laws and Rules. Updated to 2020 with pocket parts and revised volumes. Subjects: Law; Law Reports, Digests, etc.; Encyclopedias and Dictionaries. [KF154 .A42]

 

American Jurisprudence Legal Forms, 2nd edition (St. Paul, MN: Thomson West), vols. 1-20B (62 vols.) +

vols. 1-2 (loose leaf binders) of Federal Tax Guide to Legal Forms, and two volumes of the 2008-2009 General Index. Updated with 2008 pocket parts. Subjects: Forms (Law); Taxation.

[KF170 .A542 1971 v 1 2007 revision]

 

Practice-oriented forms for legal and business transactions, exhaustively annotated, keyed to the substantive law, integrating legal and form-drafting principles with statutes, tax notes, tables, checklists, and checkpoints.

 

American Jurisprudence Pleading and Practice Forms Annotated: State and Federal (St. Paul, MN:

Thomson Reuters, 2012- ), vols. 1-25C (91 vols.) + one supplement volume, one 2019-2020 Volume Tables, 2019-2020 General Index, and one 1989 Parallel Reference Tables volume. Updated to 2020 with pocket parts and revised volumes.  Subjects: Trial Practice—Forms; Trial Practice—States—Forms; Pleading—Forms; Pleading—States—Forms.  [KF8836 .A45]

 

“A comprehensive, carefully compiled and edited collection of pleading and practice forms, including jury instructions, keyed to the substantive law in American Jurisprudence 2d and designed to provide dependable forms for all types of pleading and procedural steps in judicial and administrative proceedings.”

 

American Jurisprudence Proof of Facts, Annotated (San Francisco, CA: Bancroft-Whitney Company, 1959-

1973), vols. 1-30.  Updated by 2006 pocket parts.  Subject: Evidence (Law). Cite as: [vol.] Am Jur Proof of Facts p __.    [KF8933 .A42]

 

Subtitle: A Carefully Edited Compilation of Trial Guide Material in Text and in Question and Answer Form Designed to Assist Lawyers in Preparing for Trial and in Examining Witnesses.

 

 

American Jurisprudence Proof of Facts, Second Series (Rochester, NY: The Lawyers Co-Operative

Publishing Co., 1974-1988), vols. 1-50; missing v. 16. Updated by 2008 pocket parts. Subject: Evidence (Law) Cite as: [vol.] Am Jur Proof of Facts 2d p __.  [KF8933 .A42 1974]

 

Text and sample testimony to assist in preparing for and proving facts that may be in issue in judicial and administrative proceedings.

 

 

American Jurisprudence Proof of Facts, 3d Series (Rochester, NY: Co-operative Publishing Company,

1988-[2008]), vols. 1-131. Library holds vols. 1-104 + 2003 Fact Book; Fact Book 2008 Supplement; Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 16th edition (1989); Attorney’s Illustrated Medical Dictionary, Supplement July 2004; four vols. of General Index, Quick Access Guide, Tables 2008; and General Index Update, Quick Access Guide, Tables, December 2008.  Updated by 2008 pocket parts.  Subject: Evidence (Law).      [KF8933 .A42 1988]

 

American Jurisprudence Trials; an Encyclopedic Guide to the Modern Practices, Techniques, and Tactics

Used in Preparing and Trying Cases, with Model Programs for the Handling of All Types of Litigation (St. Paul, MN: West Group, 1964- ), 113 vols. [Published: San Francisco: Bancroft-Whitney Co.; Rochester, NY: Lawyers Co-operative Pub. Co., (1964-1990).]   [KF8915 .A74]

 

Updated to April 2008 with pocket parts and indexes to 2009.

 

 

American Law Reports ALR 3d: Cases and Annotations (Rochester, NY: Lawyers Co-operative Publishing

Co., 1965-1980), vols. 1-100 + supplements to two volumes. Updated by June 2001 pocket parts. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.     [KF132 .A53]

 

 

American Law Reports ALR 4th: Cases and Annotations (Rochester, NY, Lawyers Co-operative Publishing

Co., 1980-1991), vols. 1-90. Updated by August 2001 pocket parts. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.    [KF132 .A54]

 

 

American Law Reports ALR 5th: Annotations and Cases (Rochester, NY: Lawyers Cooperative Pub., 1992-

2005), vols. 1-125. Library holds vols. 1-94 inclusive + four unnumbered 2001 edition Table of Cases volumes. Updated by August 2001 pocket parts. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.  Cite as: [vol.] ALR5th § __          [KF132 .A55]

 

American Law Reports (ALR) Digest of Decisions and Annotations: With Related Total Client-Service

Library References: ALR 3d, ALR 4th, ALR 5th, ALR Fed (Rochester, NY: Lawyers Cooperative Publishing Co., 1985-1999), vols. 1-9A (18 vols.) + 6 vols. of Index, 2002 Quick Index, one 2001 Table of Laws, Rules and Regulations. Updated by March or October 2001 pocket parts. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.        [KF132.1 .A45 1985]

 

See separate entry for holdings of Shepard’s Citations for Annotations: ALR, ALR Fed, L Ed

 

 

American Law Reports ALR Federal: Cases and Annotations (Rochester, NY: Lawyers Co-operative

Publishing Co., 1969-2005), vols. 1-200. Library holds vols. 1-174 inclusive + four unnumbered

2001 edition Table of Cases volumes and one 2001 Quick Index volume. Updated by October

2001 pocket parts. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.  Cite as: [vol.] ALR FED § __.  [KF132 .A47]

 

 

Atlantic Reporter, Second Series: Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Connecticut, Delaware,

[District of Columbia], Maine, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Company, 1939-2010), vols. 1 (Sept/Nov 1938) – 999 (Sept 17, 2010). Missing vol. 633 (1993). Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.—Atlantic States.

[KF135 .A71]

 

 

Atlantic Reporter, Third Series. See under West’s Atlantic Reporter, Third Series.

 

 

Cases in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, being Those Cases not Designated to be Reported by the

State Reporter from 1885 to 1889 / by Sylvester B. Sadler (Rochester, NY: The Lawyers' Co-Operative Publishing co., 1904), vols. 1-10. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.

[Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A4 S3)]

 

For Digest and Index Table, see Digest of Sadler's Pennsylvania Cases: Vols. 1-10, being Cases Decided by the Supreme Court but not Designated to be Reported by the State Reporter from 1885 to 1889.

 

 

Cases in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, being Reports of All the Cases not Reported in the State

Reports, from October 1, 1888, with Some Prior Cases / edited by James Monaghan; assisted by Albert B. Weimer [and others] (Philadelphia, PA: George T. Bisel & Co., [©1890-1891]), vols. 1-2. Spine Title: Monaghan's Reports. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.   [Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A4 M6 1890)]

 

 

Central Reporter, all Cases Determined in the Courts of Last Resort as Follows: [New York, New Jersey,

Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia] (Rochester, NY: The Lawyers’ Co-Operative Publishing Company, 1886-1888), vols. 1-12.  Subjects: Law Reports, Digests, etc.--Middle Atlantic States.   [Historic Shelving (KF146 .M5 C43)]

 

 

Collier on Bankruptcy, 16th edition (New York: Matthew Bender & Company, Inc., a member of

LexisNexis), 15 vols. Loose leaf format updated to 2020.   ISBN: 0-820-51219-2. Cite as: Collier on

Bankruptcy ¶ [000.00] (Richard Levin & Henry J. Sommer eds., 16th ed.). Volume number of

paper edition may also be included.    [KF1524 .C633]

 

Corpus Juris Secundum: A Contemporary Statement of American Law as Derived from Reported Cases

and Legislation (St. Paul, MN: Thomson West, 2000-2006), vols. 1-101A (164 vols.) + four 2008 General Index volumes, eleven 2008 Table of Cases volumes, and one 2008-2009 Table of Laws and Rules. Alternative subtitle appears as: A Complete Restatement of the Entire American Law as Developed by All Reported Cases. Updated by June 2008 pocket parts. Subject: Law; Law Reports, Digests, etc.            [KF154 .C56]

 

C. J. S. is a legal encyclopedia covering state and federal legal topics. It presents “in concise form the result of the steady stream of precedents which have replaced, modified, or supplemented older doctrines, while at the same time preserving those principles or statements of law which have withstood the test of time and are firmly embedded in our jurisprudence.”

 

Cumberland Law Journal (Carlisle, PA: Cumberland County Bar Association, Aug 1, 1950- ), vols.

1 (Aug 1, 1950)-CURRENT.  Vols. 1 (1950)-44 (1994/95) are hardbound; vols. 45-CURRENT are kept in loose-leaf binders. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.--Cumberland County.

[KFP52 .C8C8 v 1-2, etc.]

 

Contains “reports of cases decided by the various courts of Cumberland County and selected cases from other counties."

 

The Dauphin County Reports (Harrisburg, PA: Warren. O. Foster, 1898- ). Library holds vol. 1 (1898) to

vol. 125 (2012- ). Vols. 1 (1898)-124 (2008-2012) are hardbound. Vol. 125 is in loose-leaf binder. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.--Dauphin County. Last issue received was from 2012. Now published online at: https://www.dcba-pa.org/reporter-forms.aspx.    [KFP52 .D3 D38]

 

Contains “decisions of the judges of the 12th Judicial District and the decisions of the heads of departments of the State government.”

 

 

Decisions of the Honorable John J. Pearson: Judge of the Twelfth Judicial district, Composed of the

Counties of Dauphin and Lebanon / reported by his son, William Pearson (Philadelphia, PA: Rees Welsh & Co., 1879-1880), vols. 1 (1850-1868)-2 (1868-1880). Subjects: Law Reports, Digests, etc.--Dauphin County; Law Reports, Digests, etc.--Lebanon County. Spine title: Pennsylvania Reports. Pearson.                  [Historic Shelving (KFP52 .D3 P3)]

 

Dickinson Law Review (Carlisle, PA: Dickinson School of Law, v. 13 [1908/09]-v. 107 [2002/03]).

Superseded: The Forum (v. 1 [1897]-v.12 [July 1908]). Succeeded by: Penn State Law Review, v. 108 [2003/04]-CURRENT. Subjects: Law Reviews—Pennsylvania; Law—Periodicals. Issues are unbound and kept in low usage high/low shelving.  [K4 .I653]

 

Dickinson Law Review (2017) (Carlisle, PA: PennState Dickinson Law, v. 122:1 [Fall 2017- ]). Numbering

continues that of predecessor publication of same name. Produced exclusively by students of Dickinson School of Law, Pennsylvania State University. Title History Note: In 2017, separated from Penn State Law Review, which was formerly produced jointly by students from Dickinson School of Law in Carlisle and The Pennsylvania State University School of Law in University Park. Subjects: Law Reviews—Pennsylvania; Law--Periodicals. Issues are unbound and kept in low usage high/low shelving.

 

Digest of Sadler's Pennsylvania Cases: Vols. 1-10, being Cases Decided by the Supreme Court but not

Designated to be Reported by the State Reporter from 1885 to 1889 / by Sylvester B. Sadler (Rochester, NY: The Lawyers' Co-Operative Publishing Co., 1904), 1 vol. Subject: Pennsylvania. Supreme Court—Digests; Law Reports, Digests, etc.    [Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A4 S31)]

 

Digest and Reference table for Cases in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, being Those Cases not Designated to be Reported by the State Reporter from 1885 to 1889.

 

 

Dunlap-Hanna Pennsylvania Forms / by the law firm of Obermayer, Rebmann, Maxwell, & Hippel

(New York: Matthew Bender & Co., Inc., of LexisNexis, 2020), 14 loose-leaf vols.  Shelved

together under: KFP68 .D83 and volume number.

 

The model forms “are intended as guidelines and lawyers are reminded that they must consult, in conformance with proper practice and procedure, the rules and statutes each time a document is prepared.” The loose-leaf format of the material allows the examples to be photocopied easily, and the range of topics the forms cover runs the extensive gamut of Pennsylvania law. Kept current with updated supplementary pages.

 

Evidence in Trials at Common Law, 4th edition / by John Henry Wigmore, Peter Tillers, James H.

Chadbourn, and John T. McNaughton (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1961-1988), vols. 1-11 (16 vols.) + three cumulative supp. 2000, 2001, and 2000-2002.  Spine Title: Wigmore on Evidence. Cite as: [vol.] Wigmore, Evidence § __ (Tillers rev. 1983). Subject: Evidence (Law).     Pocket Parts updates to 1991.         [KF8935 .W54 1961 v 1 1983, etc.]

 

Federal Practice and Procedure, 3rd edition / by Charles Alan Wright and others (St. Paul, MN: West

Group, 1978-2000), vols. 1-31 (41 vols.), nine 2001 supplements, General Index and Tables, 2001 pocket parts, and one Reference Manual on Scientific Evidence (1994).  Subjects: Criminal Procedure; Civil Procedure; Trial Practice.               [KF8840 .W68]

 

Franklin County Legal Journal (Chambersburg, PA: Franklin County Legal Journal, 1977/78- ), vol.

1 (1977/78)-vol. 17 (1999/00) are hardbound. Vols. 18 (2000/01)-27 (2009/10) and vols. 30 (2012/13)-34 (2016/17) are in loose-leaf binders. Library does not hold vols. 28 (2010/11)-29 (2011/12) or 2017 issues of v 34 (2016/17).  Issues from vol. 32 no. 27 (January 2, 2015)-CURRENT are published online at https://www.franklinbar.org/legal-journal/.  Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.--Franklin County.          [KFP52 .F7 F74]

 

Contains “reports of cases decided by the various divisions of the Franklin County branch of the Court of Common Pleas of the 39th Judicial District of Pennsylvania, and selected cases from other counties.”

 

Goodrich Amram, 2nd Edition. Procedural Rules Service, with Forms (Eagan, MN: Thomson Reuters,

1976- ), 16 vols. + Indexes.   Shelved together under: KFP530 .G6 1976 and volume number.

 

Concerns the operation or interpretation of the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure 1-4025, which are law, and covers, with references to cases, the practice, procedure, and conduct of all courts, justices of the peace and all officers serving process or enforcing orders, judgments or decrees of any court, …” This series contains forms and is also cross-referenced with the Standard Pa Practice, 2nd series. Kept current with annual supplementary pocket parts.

 

Harvard Law Review (Cambridge, MA: Harvard Law Review Association, April 1887- ). Holdings are

incomplete and unbound from v. 48:5 (March 1935); v. 60:7 (Sept 1947); v. 73:1 (Nov 1959) to v. 123:8 (June 2010).  Subject: Law—Periodicals-Massachusetts. Issues are unbound and kept in low usage high/low shelving.

 

Holmes’s Appleman on Insurance, 2nd ed. / by Eric Mills Holmes and Mark S. Rhodes (St. Paul, MN: West

Publishing Co., 1996- ), vols. 1-34 + unnumbered volumes updated from 2008 to 2014 by pocket parts, Tables, and Indexes. Subject: Insurance Law.            [KF1164 .H65 1996]

 

Insurance Law and Practice with Forms / by John Alan Appleman and Jean Appleman (St. Paul, MN: West

Publishing Co., 1981- ). Library holds volumes 1-1C, 4-12A, 16A-22A (39 vols.) + 8 cumulative supplements from 2008-2014.  Pocket Part updates to 2008.  Subject: Insurance Law.  Cite as:

[ vol.] Appleman, Insurance Law and Practice § __.         [KF1164 .A85 v 1 1981]

 

The Law of Trusts, 4th ed. / by Austin Wakeman Scott and William Franklin Fratcher (Boston, MA: Little,

Brown and Company, 1987- ), vols. 1-8 (20 vols.) + Tables and Index, and Cumulative

Supplements 2008-2015. Alternative title: Scott on Trusts. ISBN: 0-316-29225-7 (v 1)  

[KF730 .S3 1987]

 

The Law of Trusts and Trustees: A Treatise Covering the Law Relating to Trusts and Allied Subjects

Affecting Trust Creation and Administration, with Forms / by George Gleason Bogert and George Taylor Bogert, rev. 2nd ed. (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co., 1984- ), 23 vols, including Forms, Table of Cases and Index. Updated with 2001 pocket parts.         [KF730 .B6 1984]

 

Lawrence’s Anderson on the Uniform Commercial Code, 3rd edition / by Lary Lawrence and Ronald A.

Anderson (1911-1999) (St. Paul, MN: West Group, revised vols. 2000- ), vols. 1-12 (33 vols.) + Finding Aids 1-2, Cumulative Supp. 2019, and Local Code Variations 2019-2020 edition. Alternate title: Anderson on the Uniform Commercial Code.  Subject: Commercial Law—States.  

Shelved together under: KF889 .A4 1981 and volume number.

 

 

Laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania: From the Fourteenth Day of October, One Thousand

Seven Hundred… (Philadelphia, PA: John Bioren, 1810-1829), vols. 1-7. Added titles: Smith’s Laws; Smith-Reed Laws. Vol. 1 (1700-1781); vol. 2 (1781-1790); vol. 3 (1791-1802); vol. 4 (1803-1808); vol. 5 (1809-1812); vol. 6 (1812-1817); vol. 7 (1817-1822); [Library does not hold vol. 8 (1822-1825)]. Subject: Law.      [Historic Shelving (KFP30 .A24)]

 

Laws of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Passed at the Session of

[…] in the […] Year of Independence, with an Appendix (Harrisburg, PA: Published by Authority, 1826/27- ). Library holds 1801-2011.  SPINE TITLE: Laws of Pennsylvania. Subjects: Laws; Legislation.                  [Historic Shelving (KFP30 .A23)]

 

New Appleman on Insurance: Current Critical Issues in Insurance Law (Newark, NJ: LexisNexis, 2006- ).

Hold 2006-2014 inclusive. Journal-like pamphlet issued quarterly. Each pamphlet has individually titled and authored essays and is placed in loose-leaf binders. 

[KF1164 .A762 2006/7 bndr.]

 

 

New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition / editor-in-chief Jeffrey E. Thomas (New

Providence, NJ: Matthew Bender, LexisNexis, 2009- ), vols. 1-12 (Release 12 through 2014); vols 13-14 were issued later. ISBN: 978-1-4224-7083-1. Continues and Replaces: Holmes’s Appleman on Insurance, 2d (1996- ) and Insurance Law and Practice with Forms (1941-1995).  Subject: Insurance Law; Liability Insurance—Law and Legislation. Cite as: [vol.] Jeffrey E. Thomas, New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition § __ (LexisNexis).            [KF1164 .N496]

 

Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly (Harrisburg, PA: Pennsylvania Bar Association, June 1929- ).

Library holds v. 90:2 (April 2019) to CURRENT.  Subjects: Law--Periodicals—Pennsylvania; Law--Pennsylvania--Periodicals. Issues are unbound and kept in low usage high/low shelving.

 

Pennsylvania Divorce and Domestic Relations Reporter / by Kenneth F. Kahn, Patricia S. Duffy, Joan

Esmonde. (Horsham, PA: LRP Publications, [1988-2016]).  Subjects: Divorce--Law and Legislation;

Domestic Relations.                      [KFP94 .A6 P4 1988]

Have 1994 (v 94) to 2015 (v 115) in binders as follows:

                Cumulative Digest Tables (v 94 [1994] to v 103 [2003]) in one binder & one paperback.

                Current Reports (v 103 [2003] to v 115 [2015]) in one binder.

                Summaries, Tables, & Full Text (v 97 [1997] to v 115 [v 115]) in twelve binders.

 

Pennsylvania Fiduciary Reporter (Philadelphia: G. T. Bisel Co.), v. I:1 (1951)-v. I:30 (1980); v. II.1 (1981)-v.

II.30 (2010); v. III:1 (2011)-CURRENT. Cite respectively as: [vol.] Fiduciary __, [vol.] Fiduciary 2d

__, and [vol.] Fiduciary 3d __.   Spine Title: Fiduciary Reporter  

[Pennsylvania Shelving (KFP137 .A519 P46)]

 

The series contains “selected decisions of the Orphans’ and Appellate Courts of Pennsylvania involving Trusts and Decedents’ Estates.” The library has the complete set and maintains a current subscription.

 

Pennsylvania Law Encyclopedia, 2nd edition (New York: Matthew Bender & Co., Inc., of LexisNexis),

vols. 1-55 (56 vols.) + unnumbered 2019 Table of Cases, 2019 Table of Statutes, 2019       Cumulative Supplements, 2019 General Index, and 2020 Interim Supplement.  Cite as P.L.E.2d

[Category] §__.                                     [Pennsylvania Shelving (KFP66 .P4)]

 

Gives access to the law through concise text of the law with footnotes listing leading principles, reservations, and exceptions. Compiled from the reported cases and statutes of PA as well as the U.S. Supreme Court cases and opinions of federal courts construing Pennsylvania law. The multi-volume encyclopedia is based on Pennsylvania Statutes; Case Law, State and Federal; Attorney General Opinions, and Law Reviews. Laws are elucidated by factual illustrations of the law and the application of legal rules to the varying facts of litigated cases. All volumes are kept current by annual cumulative pocket parts and an annual paperbound Interim Supplement.

 

Pennsylvania Law Journal Reports, Containing Cases Decided by the Federal and State Courts of

Pennsylvania. Originally Reported in the Pennsylvania Law Journal and American Law Journal, from 1842 to 1852, Inclusive / by John A. Clark (Philadelphia, PA: John Campbell & Son, 1872-1873), vols. 1-5.  Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.      [Historic Shelving (KFP47 .A4 C55)]

 

Pennsylvania State Reports, Containing Cases Decided by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania (St. Paul,

MN: West Publishing Company, 1870- ), vols. 1 (1845)-CURRENT [vol. 649 (2018)]. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc. Original Title from 1870: Pennsylvania State Reports, Containing Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court… Originally published in Philadelphia, PA by T. & J. W. Johnson & Co. From April 1983- kept up to date by Pennsylvania Reporter, Containing the Decisions of the Supreme, Superior and Commonwealth Courts of Pennsylvania as Reported in the Atlantic Reporter, Second Series. Uniform Title: Pennsylvania Reporter.  [Historic Shelving (KFP45 .P45)]

 

Covers Pennsylvania Supreme Court cases from 1845 to the present.

 

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Reports, Containing Cases in Law and Equity Adjudged in the Supreme court

of Pennsylvania, being those Cases not Designated to be Reported by the State Reporter / by Samuel W. Pennypacker (Philadelphia, PA: Rees Welch & Co., 1882-1886), vols. 1-4.  Alternate Title: Pennypacker's Reports. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.

[Historic Shelving (KPF45 .P45 1881/1884)]

 

Covers Pennsylvania Supreme Court cases from 1881 to 1884.

 

 

Pittsburgh Legal Journal (Pittsburgh, PA: The Allegheny County Bar Association, 1853- ). Library holds

bound vols. 118 (1970)-148 (2000), v 149 (2001, unbound; missing issue 2), v 150:1-5 (to March 2002, incomplete and unbound) + Index and Digest for v 117 (1968) to v 146 (1998).

[KFP52 .P5 P5]

 

Purdon’s Pennsylvania Statues and Consolidated Statutes Annotated (Eagan, MN: Thomson Reuters,

1976- ), 163+ vols. Cite as [vol.] P.S. § __ and [vol.] Pa.C.S.A. § __. 

[Pennsylvania Shelving (KFP68 .A5)]

 

A mainstay of legal studies, Purdon’s is arranged numerically from 1 Pa.C.S.A. §101 (= 1 P.S.) to 77 Pa.C.S.A. §2708, each entry annotated and with cross references, PA Code references, library and research references, notes of decisions, and historical and statutory notes.

Finding aids consist of annually issued General Indexes, Interim Updates, Legislative Service, Master Disposition Tables, Session Laws, and pocket parts. Other complementary volumes annotate the Articles, and give court cases, library references, and PA Code citations for the judicial constructions and interpretations of the Pennsylvania Constitution (cite as: Purdon’s Statutes: Const. Art. [nbr.], § __).

 

Three volumes of Tables compile chronologically the general and permanent laws from 1700 to the present with annotations from the cases construing those laws.

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Court of Common Pleas of the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania / by

Peter A. Browne (Philadelphia: Printed by James Maxwell, 1811-1813), vols. 1-2. Spine title: Browne's Reports. Volume 2 has title: Reports of Cases Adjudged in the District Court for the City and County of Philadelphia, and the Courts of Common Pleas of Pennsylvania. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.              [Historic Shelving (KFP52 .P48 B75)]

 

Includes also miscellaneous reports of other Pennsylvania courts and United States Circuit and District courts. Covers cases from 1801 to 1814.

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Courts of Common Pleas, Quarter Sessions, Oyer and Terminer, and

Orphans' Court, of the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania / by John W. Ashmead (Philadelphia, PA: Towar, J. & D. M. Hogan, 1831-1871), vols. 1-2. Subjects: Law Reports, Digests, etc.--Philadelphia County; Law Reports, Digests, etc.; Philadelphia County. Spine Title: Ashmead’s Reports.               [Historic Shelving (KFP52 .P48 A8 1831)]

 

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the District Court for the City and County of Philadelphia, and the Courts of

Common Pleas of Pennsylvania. See volume 2 of Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Court of Common Pleas of the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania.

 

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania / by Horace Binney (Philadelphia, PA:

William P. Farrand and Co., 1809-1813, 1823), vols. 1-6. Spine Title: Binney’s Reports. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc. Volume 6 is 2nd edition (1823).

[Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A19 1799/1814)]

 

Covers Pennsylvania Supreme Court cases from 1799 to 1814.

 

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania / by William Rawle, Jun. With

Notes Referring to Cases in the Subsequent Reports. By William Wynne Wister (Philadelphia, PA: T. & J. W. Johnson & Co., 1869), vols. 1-5. Spine Title: Rawle’s Reports—Notes by Wister.  Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.       [Historic Shelving (KFP45.A19 1828/1835)]

 

Covers Pennsylvania Supreme Court cases from 1828 to 1835.

 

 

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 2nd edition / by William Rawle,

Jun., Charles B. Penrose and Frederick Watts (Philadelphia, PA: James Kay, Jun. & Brother, 1843), vols. 1-3. Spine Title: Penrose & Watts’s Reports. (Volumes 2-3 are by Charles B. Penrose and Frederick Watts.) Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.  [Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A19 1829/1832)]

 

Covers Pennsylvania Supreme Court cases from 1829 to 1832.

 

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 2nd ed., rev. and cor.

Pennsylvania / by Thomas Sergeant & William Rawle, Jun. (Philadelphia, PA: Robert H. Small, 1844-1851), 16 vols. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc. Spine Title: Sergeant & Rawle's Reports. [Historic Shelving (KFP45.A19 1814/1828)]

 

Covers Pennsylvania Supreme Court Cases from 1814 to 1828.

 

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania / by Frederick Watts and Henry

J. Sergeant (Philadelphia, PA: Kay & Brother, 1855-1866), vols. 1-9. Spine Title: Watts & Sergeant's Reports. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.

[Historic Shelving (KFP45. A19 1841/1845)]

 

Covers Pennsylvania Supreme Court Cases from 1841 to 1845.

 

 

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, in the Eastern District / by

Thomas I. Wharton (Philadelphia, PA: P. H. Nicklin & T. Johnson, 1836-1841), vols 1-6.

Spine Title: Wharton's Reports. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.

[Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A19 1835/1841)]

 

Reports of cases adjudged from December term, 1835 to March term, 1841. Set may be composed of various editions issued by various publishers.

 

 

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania: With Some Select Cases at Nisi Prius

and in the Circuit Courts / by the Honorable Jasper Yeates (Philadelphia, PA: John Bioren, 1817-1819), vols. 1-4. Spine Title: Yeates’ Reports. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.

[Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A19 1791/1808)]

 

Covers Pennsylvania Supreme Court Cases from 1791 to 1808.

 

 

 

Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania / by Benjamin Grant

(Philadelphia, PA: H. P. & R. H. Small, 1859-1864), vols. 1-3. Spine Title: Grant's cases. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc. [Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A19 1814/1863)]

 

Includes cases heard in the Pennsylvania Supreme Court from 1814 to 1863. "Grant's cases contain Supreme court decisions not reported in the regular series of Pa. state reports."

 

 

Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 2nd edition / by Frederick

Watts (Philadelphia, PA: James Kay, Jun. & Brother, 1848-1852), vols. 1-10. Spine Title: Watts’s Reports.  Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc. [Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A19 1848)]

 

Covers cases argued in the Pennsylvania Supreme Court from May 1832 to September 1840.

 

 

Reports of Cases Decided by the Honorable Warren J. Woodward, LL. D., as President Judge of

the Twenty-third Judicial District in Pennsylvania, Comprising the County of Berks (Jersey City, NJ: Frederick D. Linn & Co., 1885), vols. 1-2.  Spine Title: Woodward’s Decisions—Endlich. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.--Berks County. [Historic Shelving (KFP52 .B45 W6)]

 

 

Reports of Cases Decided by the Judges of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, in the Court of Nisi Prius

at Philadelphia, and also in the Supreme Court / by Frederick C. Brightly (Philadelphia, PA: James Kay, Jun. & Bro., 1851), 1 vol.  Subject:  Pennsylvania. Supreme Court; Law Reports, Digests, etc. Spine title: Brightly’s Reports.  [Historic Shelving (KFP47.A4 B7 1851)]

 

Covers cases heard from 1809 to 1851 in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.

 

Reports of Cases Decided by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania which have been Omitted from the

Regular Reports / by Lewis B. Walker (Pottsville, PA: Standard Publishing Co., 1889-1901), vols 1-4. Alternate Title: Walker’s Reports.  Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc. 

[Historic Shelving (KFP52 .P48M5 1871)]

 

Reports of Cases Determined in the District Court for the City and County of Philadelphia / by John Miles

(Philadelphia, PA: John Campbell, 1871), vols. 1-2. Spine title: Miles's Reports. Subjects: Law Reports, Digests, etc.; Court Rules.  [Historic Shelving (KFP52 .P48 M5 1871)]

 

Reports of Cases in the County Courts of the Fifth Circuit and in the High Court of Errors and Appeals of

the State of Pennsylvania, [2nd edition] / by Alexander Addison (Philadelphia, PA: Kay & Brother, 1883)., vol. 1. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc. Spine Title: Addison’s Reports—Notes by Morris. [Historic Shelving (KFP51 .A4 R4 1883)]

 

Reports of Cases Ruled and Adjudged in the Courts of Pennsylvania, Before and Since the Revolution / by

Alexander James Dallas (1759-1817), 3rd edition (Philadelphia, PA: P. H. Nicklin and T. Johnson, 1830-1835), 4 vols. Spine title: Dallas’ Reports. Variant title: Pennsylvania Supreme Court Reports, vols. 1-4. Covers September term, 1754 to April term, 1806. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.    [Historic Shelving (KFP45 .A19 1754)]

 

Reports of Equity, Election, and Other Important Cases: Argued and Determined Principally in the Courts

of the County of Philadelphia / by Carroll F. Brewster (1825-1898) (Philadelphia, PA: John Campbell, 1869-1873), vols. 1-4. Spine title: Brewster’s Reports.  Subjects: Law Reports, Digests, etc., Equity.   [Historic Shelving (KFP52 .P48 B7 1869)]

 

Restatement of the Law, Second, Agency, 2d / as adopted and promulgated by the American Law

Institute at Washington, D. C. May 23, 1957 (St. Paul, MN: American Law Institute Publishers, 1958-2000), 8 vols.  Specific vols. updated to 2006 with pocket part.      

KF1345 .A764 1958/2000

 

Restatement of the Law, Second, Conflict of Laws, 2d / as adopted and promulgated by the American

Law Institute at Washington, D.C., May 23, 1969 (St. Paul, MN: American Law Institute Publishers, 1971-2005; [Buffalo, NY]: William S. Hein & Co., [2008]), vols. 1-7 (two vols. of Sections 1-end and five vols. of Appendices). Cite as: Restatement, Second, Conflict of Laws § __.

KF411 .A44 1971/2005

 

Restatement of the Law, Second, Contracts, 2d (St. Paul, MN: American Law Institute Publishers, 1981-

2007), 12 vols.   KF801 .R47 1981/2007

 

Restatement of the Law, Second, Judgments, 2d (St. Paul, MN: American Law Institute Publishers, 1982-

2004), 6 vols. KF8990 .R47 1982

 

Covers the validity of judgments, former adjudication and the law of res judicata, including the effects of a judicial judgment, parties and other persons affected by judgments, relief from a judgment; special problems deriving from the nature of the forum rendering judgment, and the interjurisdictional recognition of judgments.

 

Restatement of the Law, Second, Property, 2d: Donative Transfers / as adopted and promulgated by the

American Law Institute at Washington, D. C. May 19, 1981 (St. Paul, MN: American Law Institute Publishers, 1983-1992), 8 vols., incl. appendices. Updated with pocket parts to 2011.  ISBN: 0-314-73634-4 (v 1)  KF613 .R47 1983/1992

 

 

 

Restatement of the Law, Second, Torts, 2d / as adopted and promulgated by the American Law Institute

at Washington, D.C., May 25, 1963 and May 22, 1964 (St. Paul, MN: American Law Institute Publishers, 1965-2018), 35 vols., mostly appendices. Updated by pocket parts to 2020.       KF1249 .A4 R47

 

Restatement of the Law, Second, Trusts, 2d / as adopted and promulgated by the American Law

Institute at Washington, D. C. May 23, 1957 (St. Paul, MN: American Law Institute Publishers, 1959-1987), 8 vols., incl. index and appendices.   Updated with softcover vols. to 2011.      ISBN : 0-314-60688-2 (v 4)   KF730 .R47 1959/1987

 

Scott and Ascher on Trusts, 5th ed. / by Austin Wakeman Scott, William Franklin Fratcher, and Mark L.

Ascher (New York: Aspen Publishers, 2006- ), vols. 1-6A (22 vols.), Tables, and Cumulative

Supplements 1998-2007. Successor edition to Scott on Trusts, 4th edition. 

ISBN: 0-7355-6190-7 (set)         [KF730 .S3 2006]

 

Select Cases in Equity, Argued and Determined in the Court of Common Pleas of the First Judicial District

of Pennsylvania / by Anson V. Parsons (Philadelphia, PA: T. & J. W. Johnson, 1851), vols. 1 (1841-1850)-2 (1842-1851).  Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.—Philadelphia; Equity--Cases. Spine Title: Select Equity Cases. Parsons.  [Historic Shelving (KFP52 .P48 P3)]

 

Shepard's Citations for Annotations: ALR, ALR Fed, L Ed, 1st edition 1989 (Rochester, NY: Lawyers Co-

operative Publishing Co., 1990), 1990 Parts 1 & 2 (2 vols.) + Supplement 1989-1995, and Nov 2001 supplement (vol. 13, No. 4). Subject: Annotations and Citations (Law).

KF105.2 .S415 1989 v 1 & v 2

KF105.2 .S415 1989-1995 supplement

KF105.2 .S415 Nov 2001 supp (v 13:4)

 

 

Standard Pennsylvania Practice, 2nd series (Eagan, MN: Thomson Reuters, 1981- ), vols. 1-41 (46 vols.) +

General Index, Tables of Cases, Index to Rules, Procedural Rules Service with Forms, Pennsylvania Rules of Criminal Procedure, and Table of Laws and Rules.

[Pennsylvania Shelving (KFP530 .S72)]

 

Concerns the operation or interpretation of Pennsylvania Laws and Rules regarding the standard practice of the Commonwealth’s courts and their jurisdiction. The text clarifies sections as they relate to federal and Pennsylvania codes, rules, and statutes, and gives textual illustrations, observations, and research references, while the footnotes cite pertinent court cases.

This series contains forms and is also cross-referenced with the Goodrich Amram, 2nd Edition. Procedural Rules Service, with Forms. Kept current with annual supplementary pocket parts.

 

Summary of Pennsylvania Jurisprudence, 2d (Eagan, MN: Thomson Reuters, 1991- ), 27 vols.

[Pennsylvania Shelving (KFP65 .S86 1991)]

 

Topics, laws about them, and cases involving the laws. Kept current with annual supplementary pocket parts.

 

A Supplement to Linn's Analytical Index of Parallel Reference to the Cases Adjusted in the Several

Courts of Pennsylvania / by Jesse Landis (Lancaster, PA: Inquirer Printing and Publishing Company, 1873), 1 vol.  Spine Title: Landis' Analytical Index.  Subjects: Law Reports, Digests, etc.; Annotations and Citations (Law).   [Historic Shelving (KFP59 .L3 1873)]

 

"Although styled a Supplement, it is ... complete and entirely distinctive in itself." "Commences where Mr. Linn Left off ... 9th vol. of Harris' State reports ... down to and including the 19th vol. of P.F. Smith's State reports ... the 3 vols of Grant's Reports, and the first 4 vols. of the Philadelphia reports."

 

Temple Law Quarterly (Philadelphia, PA: Temple Law School, March 1927- ). Library holds v. 53 (1980) to

v. 74 (2001). Renamed: Temple Law Review. Issues are unbound and kept in low usage high/low shelving. Subject: Law Reviews—Pennsylvania.

 

A Treatise on the Law of Contracts (=Williston on Contracts), 3rd edition / by Walter H. E. Jaeger and

Samuel Williston (1861-1963) (Rochester, NY: The Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Co.), vols. 2-3, 5, 11-13, 15, 18 (10 vols.), and unnumbered index and table of cases.  Subject: Contracts.

Pocket part updates to 2001.     [KF801 .W53 1957]

 

 

A Treatise on the Law of Contracts (=Williston on Contracts), 4th edition / by Richard A. Lord and Samuel

Williston (1861-1963) (Rochester, NY: The Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Co.), vols. 1-23 (28 vols.), Index vols. 1-2. Subject: Contracts.  Pocket part updates to 2001.  Index updated to 2002.  

[KF801 .W53 1990]

 

 

Uniform Laws Annotated, Master Edition (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co.), vols. 1-15A (74 vols.) +

2020 Tables-index pamphlet. Updated to 2020 by pocket parts, supplementary and special pamphlets and replacements. Subject: Uniform State Laws.    [KF165 .A39]

 

 

United States Code Annotated (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co., 1927- ), 267 hardbound vols; also 22

softbound supplement vols., Tables, 2001 General Index vols., etc.  Updated by 2001 replacement volumes, 2001 bound cumulative supplements, and 2001 pocket parts. Subject: Law.   [Low usage top/bottom shelving (KF62 .A35)]

 

Comprises “all laws of a general and permanent nature under arrangement of official code of the laws of the United States, with annotations from Federal and State courts.”  United States Code Annotated has all 51 Titles and includes the Constitution, court rules and appendixes. Annotated materials include notes of decisions, cross references, research references, and more.

 

U. S. Tax Cases (Chicago, IL: CCH Incorporated, A Wolters Kluwer Company), 30 vols. (2002-2017) Tax

Research Series.    ISSN: 1084-0125      [KF6280 .A2]

 

This title, cited “USTC,” reports the full official texts of federal court decisions (U.S. District Courts, Court of Federal Claims, U.S. Courts of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court) and landmark state court decisions that deal with the subject of federal taxation. Decisions of the Tax Court of the United States are not included in the U.S. Tax Cases series, but are reported in full text in the Tax Court Reporter.

 

Vale Pennsylvania Digest, 1682 to Date, Covering Pennsylvania Supreme and Superior Court Reports and

Other Courts of Record and Atlantic Reporter, as well as Pennsylvania Cases Decided in Supreme Court of the United States, Circuit Court of Appeals and Federal Circuit and District Courts / by Ruby Ross Vale (1874- ) (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co.), vols. 1-46 (112 vols.) + unnumbered Table of Contents vol.  Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.      [KFP47.1 .V2]

 

 

Weekly Notes of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, the County Courts

of Philadelphia, and the United States District and Circuit Courts for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA: The George T. Bisel Company; Kay & Brother, 1875-1899), vols. 1 (1875) to v. 44 (1899). Library holds v. 1 to v. 29 (1892) only. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.; [Historic Shelving (KFP47 .A4 W4)]

 

West’s Atlantic Reporter, Third Series: Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Connecticut,

Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Company, 2010- ), vols. 1 (Sept 24, 2010) –CURRENT. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.—Atlantic States.  Holdings are current.

[KF135 .A7 A812]

 

 

West’s Federal Forms, various editions / by Bennett Boskey and others (St. Paul, MN: West Group,

1989- ), vols. 1-9 (21 vols.) + two 2001 indexes. Updated by 2001 pocket parts. Subjects: Civil Procedure—Forms; Criminal Procedure—Forms; Forms (Law).     [KF8836 .W4 v 1 1998, etc.]

 

 

West’s Federal Practice Manual, various editions (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co., 1970-1999), vols. 1-

11 (13 vols.), two 1998 supplements, 1998 Tables and Index + 1998 pocket parts. (Supplements and Indexes are still published, but not received.)  Subjects: Procedure (Law); Administrative Procedure; Civil Procedure; Criminal Procedure                    [KF8840 .V6 1970]

 

 

West’s Legal Forms, 3d (St. Paul, MN: West Group, 1986-2000), vols. 1-30 (45 vols.) + 4 supplements to

volumes, 2001 General Index, and two 1997 Tax Updates (business, individuals).  Subjects: Forms (Law); Business Enterprises—Law and Legislation--Forms; Corporation Law--Forms. Updated by 2001 pocket parts.                       [KF1384 .A65 W47]

 

West's Legal Forms provides extensive transactional forms, commentary, checklists, analysis, and expert guidance in over 14 major areas of law.

 

West’s Pennsylvania Digest, 2d [series] (Eagan, MN: Thomson Reuters), vols. 1-84 (129 vols.) + four

Descriptive Word Indexes, five West’s Key Number System Pamphlets, and two Cumulative Pamphlets.             [Pennsylvania Shelving (KFP57 .W53 1983)]

 

Digest topics are arranged by seven main divisions of law and numerous sub-divisions. Each sub-division contains abstracts from Pennsylvania and Federal cases pertinent to the specified topic, the statues or laws that affected the decision, and references to where each case has been published. Kept current with annual supplementary pocket parts, etc.

 

West’s Pennsylvania Forms (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Company, 1992- ), 15 vols. (Vols. 1-15) + 2020

volume supplements.  Subject: Forms (Law). Shelved together under: KFP68 .W48 1992 and volume number.

 

Cataloged under individual authors and titles, but all bear the same call number plus individual volume number.

v. 1-3. Civil Procedure / by Charles B. Gibbons, David Kraut, Douglas Frenkel

v. 4. Domestic Relations / by David Hofstein, Judith Widman

v. 5. Estate Administration / by James B. Kozloff

v. 6. Business Organizations / by Kathleen O'Brien, David Shechtman

v. 7-9. Estate Planning / Christopher Gadsden

v. 10. Debtor-Creditor / by Robert Simons, William A. Schorling

v. 11. Employment Law / by Alan D. Berkowitz

v. 12-15. Commercial Transactions / by William M. Hoffman.

 

West’s Pennsylvania Practice [an analyzed monograph series]

Cataloged under individual authors and titles, but all bear the same call number of KFP80 .W47 1987 plus individual volume number.

 

Widener Journal of Public Law (Indianapolis, IN: Western Newspaper Publishing Company, Inc., 1992- ).

Library holds v. 1 (1992) to CURRENT. Name changed to Widener Law Journal and then to Widener Commonwealth Law Journal. Subjects: Public Law—Periodicals; Administrative Law—Periodicals; Legislation—Periodicals; Law Reviews--Pennsylvania.  Issues are unbound and kept in low usage high/low shelving.

 

The Widener Journal of Public Law contains the full text of documents that are dedicated to the scholarly review of public law-related legal issues and developments of importance to students, practitioners, and academics.

 

Words and Phrases, Permanent Edition: 1658 to Date. All Judicial Constructions and Definitions of Words

and Phrases by the State and Federal Courts from the Earliest Times, Alphabetically Arranged and Indexed (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co., 1964- ), vols. 1-46 (90 vols.), updated by softbound supplements to 2001. Subjects: Law—Dictionaries; Law--Terms and Phrases.

[KF156 .W6712]

 

 

The York Legal Record (York, PA: York Legal Record, 1881- ), 128 vols. Library holds vols. 1 (Mar 4, 1880)-

130-131 (Feb 9, 2018). Publication was suspended March 1884 to May 1891. Subject: Law Reports, Digests, etc.—York County.    [KFP52 .Y6 Y6]

 

“A record of cases decided in the courts of York County, Pa. With reports of important cases in other counties and abstracts of decisions made throughout the state.”

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