The Law Library has reopened to in-person service:
Assumption of Risk
Please contact the Dell DeHay Law Library of Tarrant County for further assistance. (Updated July 22, 2021)
Law Library staff is available to help patrons locate and use library resources. Law Library staff cannot give legal advice or do anything which might constitute the unauthorized practice of law. For additional information, please follow the link to learn about Legal Information vs. Legal Advice.
Law Library staff may assist patrons in finding the materials they need to do their own research. The staff may not interpret legal materials or advise patrons regarding their legal rights. The staff may not select legal forms for patrons or assist in filling out legal forms. The staff may help patrons develop search strategies, locate and use materials available in the library and online and refer patrons to other agencies or organizations for assistance.
The Law Library has two self-service copiers. Photocopies are 20 cents per copy. The copiers will accept silver change, $1 bills, or copycards. Copycards may be purchased from the Law Library.
The Law Library accepts payment in the form of cash (no bills larger than $20) and credit/debit card. Please be advised, there will be a convenience fee added to credit/debit card payments.
To view a PDF list of all library policies, follow the Law Library Policies link.
The Law Library has eight computer workstations with Internet access. The primary purpose of these computers is to do legal research. Searching is free; printing is 25 cents per page.
Public Access Legal Research Subscriptions
The Law Library has public access subscriptions to Lexis, Westlaw, and HeinOnline. All eight computers have Lexis; four have Westlaw. Searching is free; printing is 25 cents per page.
The Law Library collection is non-circulating. Items in the library may not be checked out.
The content of this website is for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for the advice of an attorney.
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