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JCPL Legal Databases

The resources on these pages are provided FREE to Jasper County Public Library patrons to help with research and entertainment needs. Except where noted, all of these resources can be used at home or away from the library. Use from home will require a JCPL library card, and some services may require you to establish an account in order to save preferences or other materials. This information is not retained by JCPL.

Browse the resources below, or choose a specific category to narrow your search. The more information link can lead to tips, known issues as well as help using the resource. To request assistance, or suggest a resource, use our contact page and select Online Databases as the category.

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Due to nightly server maintenance, some JCPL resources may not be available between the hours of 11 p.m. and 4 a.m. CST.

Indiana Code 2023 - State Laws of Indiana

This database, maintained by the State of Indiana, contains the current laws and codes of state government. Search by a specific code number, or browse to see the laws of a specific subject, such as farming or elections.

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Indiana Legal Help

Find legal help including forms for common civil matters, including divorce, child support and small claims.

Indiana Legal Help is a project of the Coalition for Court Access.

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Self-service Legal Center

A guide to representing yourself in court in Indiana. Maintained by the the Indiana Supreme Court.

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Legal Information Source

Providing online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, Legal Information Source by EBSCO contains more than 310 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms.

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Law Depot

Law Depot's extensive library of documents and legal resources provides easy-to-use assistance with a wide range of legal needs empowering users to create legal documents specific to their personal situation.

This resource is also available through the Libby ebook and audiobook platform.

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