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Bankruptcy Law Research Guide:
Bankruptcy Resources

Law Library Resources

When using a resource, make sure the information is still applicable in light of the October 17, 2005, changes to the law. Also, check the catalog or ask a librarian whether there are newer editions of the works listed below.


Debt Difficulties

Internet Resources

Other Resources

There are a number of companies that sell bankruptcy forms or kits through the Internet, bookstores, or legal forms stores. Before buying a product, you should make sure it contains the most recent forms and filing information.

Other companies sell software for preparing bankruptcy petitions using a computer. Most of these software programs are marketed to bankruptcy attorneys and can be rather expensive. However, there are some programs which cost less than $50.00 and are designed to assist individual filers.

Page Updated:  November 2008