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Law Library Closed for Memorial Day

The Franklin County Law Library will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2015 in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen at 8:00 am on Tuesday, May 26, 2015.

Brown Bag Lunch Series - Ohio Legal Resources

The Franklin County Law Library will be offering Ohio Legal Resources program on Wednesday, June 10, 2015, at 12:15.

The law library offers numerous resources pertaining to Ohio laws and legislation. These resources come in many formats. Learn about the different resources and the best format in which to use them.

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.