The extensive legal collection at Eastern Branch, is the largest public library legal collection in the tri-county area. The collection encompasses state, Federal, statutory, administrative, regional case law, legal forms, as well as articles from legal journals and law reviews.
Westlaw, an online legal research tool, available for in library use and only to library cardholders, provides all of the above information plus all states’ statutes and case law. Search by citation, party name, and topic for up-to-date legal information.
Reference assistance at Eastern Branch is available during library hours, 9-9, Monday through Thursday, 9-5, Friday and Saturday, and 1-5 on Sundays (from mid-September through mid-June). Please call 866-941-8188 for information.
Brief description of Westlaw Database at Eastern Branch:
Search by citation, party name, and topic across several databases for legal information on state and federal cases, statutes, regulatory law, legal forms and more.