Bar Cat | ABA Division for Bar Services

Select Resources from the DBS Information Clearinghouse

Use Bar Cat to access some of the most requested items from the Division’s Information Clearinghouse & Library, including

  • Bar association policies
  • Section and committee best practices
  • Information on effective strategic planning
  • Job descriptions for a variety of postions at bar associations
  • Resources on leadership development


To Search BarCat:

  • Please enter a search term into the "Search" field.
  • Select a subject to narrow down your search results.
  • You may also browse all materials within a subject, by selecting a subject and clicking search. 
  • Remember to click the "Search" button after entering your term or selecting a search option.

For access to all materials from the Information Clearinghouse or if you require additional research assistance, please contact the Division's Research & Information Manager, Molly Kilmer Flood.