The San Francisco Law Library serves the public and the legal community at its centrally located library near mid-Market and the Civic Center between 7th and 8th Streets, across from the UN Plaza.
1145 Market Street, 4th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: (415) 554-1772
Fax: (415) 863-4022
Monday - Thursday: 8:30 am to 6 pm
Friday: 8:30 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am to 4 pm
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The Law Library contains a comprehensive collection of San Francisco, California and federal materials as well as state statutes and digests for all 50 states. The California collection includes California law, reports, regulations, treatises, practice materials, forms, and law reviews, along with archived editions and other materials. The Federal collection includes the U.S. Codes and reports, the Federal Register and Code of Federal Regulations, as well as federal practice and procedure resources. The Library maintains a San Francisco collection of current and archived San Francisco Municipal Codes, ballot propositions, and other materials. An extensive Self-Help collection of materials written to assist non-lawyers, across many areas of the law, is also available.
The Law Library also has an extensive law journal collection, legal encyclopedias and forms, and general and core legal resources, advocacy and trial materials; and comprehensive resources on all major topics of American Law. Electronic and legal databases include the Law Library catalog & webpage, Westlaw, Lexis, Shepard’s, Fastcase, CEB Onlaw, HeinOnline, Dissomaster, Nolo Legal Information Reference Center, and Martin Dean Essential Court Forms.
Conference Rooms and a Seminar Room are available to rent at the Law Library.
Holiday Closings at the Law Library