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Copyright Notice

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Photocopies or other reproductions can be furnished only under certain conditions, if they will be used solely for private study, scholarship, or research. Use of the reproduction for other purposes may make the user liable for copyright infringement. Document Delivery reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of the US Copyright Law.


Borrower Information

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As a LACBA member, you are now a NEW borrower of the LA Law Library.

Please complete the registration form below and we will mail your LA Law Library borrower card!

Registration is FREE and the $140 deposit fee is waived.

Registration Form:


Thank You

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Thank you for being a borrower at the LA Law Library. As a current borrower, you are not eligible for this promotion.

We appreciate being your partner in legal research. If you have any questions regarding your borrower account, please contact the Circulation Department at 213-785-2529, option 2.


Services & Rentals

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LA Law Library has a range of personalized services that can make your life just that much easier. Whether you are looking for research and reference assistance, want materials sent to you or are looking for rental or special events space in vibrant Downtown Los Angeles, LA Law Library can meet your needs efficiently and cost-effectively.

Services & Rentals at LA Law Library include the following:
  • CLASSES. LA Law Library offers a variety of legal research classes for the public, attorneys, paralegals and attorneys. No previous legal research experience is required for the public classes.
  • e-DELIVERY. LA Law Library can have materials emailed or faxed to your office or home.
  • MEMBERS. Open to members of the California State Bar, the Members Program at LA Law Library provides attorneys with practice-specific resources to save time and money when serving clients.
  • BORROWER INFORMATION. LA Law Library has an extensive collection of current and historical legal materials. If you want to borrow materials, you are required to fill out an application, show a valid government identification card and leave a deposit.
  • COMPUTER USAGE. FREE public terminals with Internet access are available at the Main Library in Downtown LA and at its branch locations
  • SPACE RENTAL. LA Law Library offers private office space, conference rooms, war rooms, meeting space, and high-tech training center with full catering options. 
  • SPECIAL EVENTS. LA Law Library hosts events throughout the year including corporate and retirement receptions, networking events, graduations, fundraisers and conferences.
  • REFERENCE ASSISTANCE. The seasoned reference staff at LA Law Library can provide guidance on everything from self-help materials to case law and statutes.
  • PRO BONO WEEK. Building on the success of the Pro Bono Week Celebration in 2012, the LA Law Library is celebrating National Pro Bono Week again this year October 21-26, 2013. The National Pro Bono Celebration showcases the great difference that pro bono lawyers make, and highlights the growing need for free and low cost legal aid for those facing civil legal problems that affect basic living conditions such as housing, government benefits, family safety and consumer debt.

Room Rental

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Your Office Space Next to the Courthouse

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Ideal for Lectures, Lunch Meetings, Small Receptions,
Seminars and Workshops.

Seating: Seats Up To 60 People Theater, 30 People Classroom, 20 Lecture, 50 Group and Break-out.

Cost: $150 per hour / $800 per day (Depending on Length of Rental)

Additional Amenities Include:

  • White Board Wall and Screen
  • Flexible Furniture Layouts
  • Laptop Projection
  • Privacy Screen
  • Audio Conferencing
  • Blue Ray DVD Player with Bose Sound system
  • Podium & Microphone
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Seating: Seats Up To 12 people

Cost: $75 per Hour / $350-$450 per day
(Depending on Length of Rental)

Additional Amenities Include:

  • Audio Conferencing
  • Laptop Projection on Flatscreen Television
  • White Board Wall
  • Privacy Screen
  • Conference Room Set-up
  • Blue Ray DVD Player
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Seating: Seats Up To 4 people

Cost: $25 per hour / $100-$200 per day
(Depending on Length of Rental)

Additional Amenities Include:

  • Conference Table
  • Ready-to-Work Station
  • Easy Access to Copy Center

For more information, please contact:
Eustorgio Barajas
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All Rooms Feature:

  • Various Catering Options
  • Privacy
  • Free Wi-Fi Access
  • Business Center with Copy Service
  • Standard A/V Capabilities
  • Free Lexis®, Westlaw®, WestlawNext® and Exclusive Online Legal Resources

Located within steps of the Stanley Mosk Courthouse and Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center, the LA Law Library offers secured, ready to use, professional conference and office space, with free Wi-Fi, unlimited computer usage, free online legal resources and numerous other amenities.



“Our experience at the Library was great and I would not hesitate to get a room there during my next trial at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse. Wi-Fi, a private and quiet space for work and conferences, and our own computer and printer, all right across the street from the courthouse.”

—John S. Gordon
Partner, Quinn Emanuel

Ideal for Attorneys in Trial, Meetings,
Depositions and Training Sessions



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As a LACBA member, you are now a NEW borrower of the LA Law Library.

As an LA Law Library card holder, you can:
  • Borrow books from the Law Library’s extensive collection of California, State, Federal, Foreign & International material
  • Search both the Law Library’s catalog and briefs collection online
  • Access onsite legal research databases including Lexis® and Westlaw®
  • Use your card for document e-Delivery, book delivery services and copies
  • Rent conference rooms, office space and the LA Law Library’s enhanced technology Training Center
Registration is FREE and the $140 deposit fee is waived.

If you haven't already registered as a LACBA member for 2014, click here.

*Applies to new borrowers only


Fees & Fines

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Effective July 1, 2013

Account TypeAnnual Borrowing ChargeSecurity Deposit
Individual None $140.00
Corporate None $400.00
Reduced Deposit None $70.00
Judicial None None
Government None None
Special Promotion None Varies
Charge NameSpecificsCharge
Overdue Fines 5-day Loan $2.00 / day
  Special Loan $25.00 / day
  Maximum, 5-day Loan $60.00 / item
  Maximum, Special Loan $225.00 / item
Replacement Charges In-Print item Invoice Price
  Out-of-Print Item $150.00 (not replaced) or
Reproduction Price
Processing Charges For each item/volume $70.00
  Binding (if applicable) $25.00 / volume
Collection Agency Fees Initiation Fee $11.95
  Transaction Charge $135.00
Audio / Disc Box Replacement $10.00 / item
Library Card Replacement $12.00
e-Document Delivery Standard $20.00 / document
for the first 25 pages,
20¢ per page thereafter
  Rush $28.00 / document
for the first 25 pages,
20¢ per page thereafter
Legal Research Classes Public $20.00 / class
  MCLE $35.00 / 1 credit hour
  MCLE $50.00 / 1.5 credit hours
  MCLE $70.00 / 2 credit hours
Photocopy Service Copy Card $1/ $5/ $10/ $20/ $50/ $100
  Self-service copies 15¢ / copy
  Staff-assisted copies 20¢ / copy
UPS / FedEX of Library Materials Library UPS Account $10 / item, plus cost of shipping
  Borrower's UPS or
FedEX Account
$10 / item

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