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Law Library Closed for 4th of July

The Franklin County Law Library will be closed on Friday July 3, 2015 in observance of 4th of July. We will reopen at 8:00 am on Monday July 6, 2015.

Brown Bag Lunch Series - Legal Websites & Apps

The Franklin County Law Library will be offering Legal Websites & Apps program on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at 12:15.

Bring your device in and come away with suggestions for new websites and apps that will help you with your legal research needs. Our Reference Librarian will discuss Websites and Apps for research, exam study, and productivity.

Reservations are required. 

Each participant will receive one hour general CLE credit.


LibGuides Legal Research Guides

The Franklin County Law Library is now using a program called LibGuides to create online legal research guides.  Currently there are fourteen guides, including a new one called Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) in Ohio. The most popular are FormsOhio Primary Law, Divorce Law and Landlord/Tenant Law.

These comprehensive guides include links to forms, statutes and regulations, books in the library collection, and related state and local agencies. If there is a guide you would like to see us create, just let us know.

Click here to access all guides.


Franklin County Law Library 2015 Brown Bag Lunch Series

The Franklin County is Launching a Brown Bag Lunch Program Series in 2015.  Programs are held during the lunch hour and participants are encouraged to bring their own lunch.  Reservations are required for all programs. Call the law library at 614-525-4971 or stop by the circulation desk to sign up. 

Click on the attached Brown Bag Lunch Flyer for program information.

e-Books Have Arrived at the Law Library

The Franklin County Law Library is now circulating a collection of Matthew Bender e-Books via OverDrive.  The 30 titles can be downloaded for 7 days on the OverDrive desktop reader or app. Law Library card holders may check out eBooks.  Call or stop by the law library for information on how to download the e-Books. 

Click here to access the eBook collection.



Welcome to the Franklin County Law Library. We are dedicated to providing legal resources to all citizens in central Ohio. Visit our beautiful library in downtown Columbus to find out how we can assist you.