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Welcome Back to the Law Library!

What's New?

The Law Library is open to in-person visits Monday to Friday from 95. We will continue to provide our virtual reference services Monday to Friday from 9–5, as we have throughout the pandemic. We have missed you and look forward to seeing you in the library again!

NEW! Library Reopening Safety Rules:

  • For the safety of our patrons and staff, well-fitted masks are required for entry to the law library. The library security officer at the library 4th floor elevator lobby will check for masks and will permit entry to those who are appropriately masked. Please see the complete Library Reopening Safety Rules here. Please review before coming to the library.

In-Person Hours & Services:

  • Monday to Friday 9:00am–5:00pm
  • Reference assistance 
  • NEW, updated public access computers for legal research in one-hour increments, for up to two hours
  • Print materials
  • Materials circulation (for registered borrowers)
  • Conference room rentals reserved in advance

Virtual Service Hours & Services:

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Upcoming Free
Virtual Programs
October 13, 19 & 26

Wednesday, October 19, 2022, Noon to 12:30pm Pacific
LexisNexis Digital Library Training Event (non-MCLE)
Presented by Andrea Roberts
Digital Media Consultant, LexisNexis
Advance-registration required: to receive the program link, 
Please email your name to sflawlibrary@sfgov.org 
by noon the day before the program

*Download Flyer Here* 

Wednesday, October 26, 2022, Noon to 1:00pm Pacific
Lexis Virtual MCLE: Marijuana in the Workplace: An Update and a Look Forward
Presented by Stephan Shields, Lexis Nexis
1 Hour free Participatory CA MCLE Credit: 
This is a repeat of the 6/18/20. 9/9/20 & 3/9/22 programs
Advance registration required: to receive CA CLE from Lexis and program link, email
Name and CA Bar # to sflawlibrary@sfgov.org by Noon the day before the program

*Download Flyer Here*

Save the date!
October 13 at noon - Litigation Research with Westlaw MCLE

Consumer Rights Clinic—September 22

September 2022 Consumer Rights ClinicBay Area Legal Aid’s free, monthly, in-person Consumer Rights Clinic will take place on September 22nd from 9:00am-5:00pm (by appointment only) in the Law Library. The clinic is held on the fourth Thursday of every month. Patrons are welcome to make an appointment for legal assistance with consumer issues such as debt collection, student loans, wage garnishment, foreclosure and liens, fair credit reporting, and much more. Please see our flyer for more information or call 415-982-1300 to make an appointment.