ABA Division for Bar Services: Bar Cat

Welcome to BarCat: Select Resources from the DBS Information Clearinghouse

The ABA Division for Bar Services' BarCat provides direct acess to some of the most requested items from the Division’s Information Clearinghouse & Library. 


Included in this limited collection are:

  • 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 of 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 Clearingouse or if you require additional research assistance, please contant the Division's Research & Information Manager, Molly Kilmer Flood.