The Law Library is open to everyone. The public has access 12 hours per week (see Library Hours page) and attorneys who have been issued keys have access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Library provides print resources for a Kansas-based practice and electronic resources including the WestlawNext on-line legal database. All Library users have free access to all of the Library's resources.
> Slate of Attorney Candidates Set for Board Election:
The candidates for this spring's election of five attorney members to
serve on the Michael J. Malone Douglas County Law Library Board of
Trustees for the 2015/2017 term are Curtis G. Barnhill, Kyle
Brittingham, Carolyn Craycraft Clark, Napoleon Crews, and Charles E.
> Judge James McCabria Joined Law Library Board: With his swearing in on December 8, 2014, as District Court Judge in Division IV of the Seventh Judicial District of Kansas, Judge James McCabria became a member of the Michael J. Malone Douglas County Law Library Board of Trustees.
Did You Know?
This Month In Legal History
The Douglas County Law Library was established under the auspices of
the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, pursuant to Kansas
Statutes 20-3126 through 20-3132, and opened on May 1, 2003. On August
28, 2014, it was renamed the Michael J. Malone Douglas County Law
Library for the Honorable Michael J. Malone, who was the driving force
behind the establishment of the Law Library. The Law Library is open to
the general public as noted on the Law Library Hours
page on this website. Licensed attorneys in Douglas County who have
paid their annual Law Library Registration Fee and been issued a key
have access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Attorneys should contact the
Library about getting a key.
For more information, contact the Law Library at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comments to: Webmaster: Kerry Altenbernd, Law Librarian, Michael J. Malone Douglas County Law Library, Judicial and Law Enforcement Center, 111 East 11th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.
Created: November 2002; Revised: March 6, 2015