Library Services & Policies
The mission of the Delaware County Law Library is to provide access
to law-related information for the public, the Courts, and the County.
The Law Library is one of the main sources of legal information in the
County. The Law Library is an integral part of the Delaware County
The Law Library is a reference library and is not a substitute for obtaining
the legal services of an attorney.
We Can Do:
• Direct the public to sources of the law and forms
• Instruct in the use of legal materials, including Internet
• Locate informative materials
|What We Cannot Do:
• Give legal advice
• Help or assist in selection of legal forms
• Give procedural information
• Telephone reference service
Suggested alternatives for legal help:
County Bar Association
Lawyer Referral Service
Front and Lemon Streets
Media, PA 19026
|Delaware County Legal
410 Welsh Street
Chester, PA 19013
here for more legal help information.
marked "Reference" may not be circulated.
Delaware County Bar members may borrow materials; after 48 hours,
a borrower will be charged an overdue fine of one dollar per day
and beverages are not permitted in the library.
are requested not to use their cell phones in the library.
use of typewriters and recording equipment in the library is not
are asked to re-shelve the materials that they use.
talking or lengthy whispered conversations are not permitted.
Attorney-client conferences are not encouraged.
use of laptop computers in the library is permitted.
of the public computers is subject to the Delaware County Library
System Internet Policy.