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Lake County Law Library Website: Home

Lake County Law Library Home Page

The Lake County Law Library will close at the end of business day on Tuesday, November 11, 2020 and will remain closed until further notice due to the Covid pandemic.

We are offering remote services to our customers.  Please email your queries to: or leave a telephone message at: 440-350-2638.


A rescheduled, regular meeting of the Lake County Law Library Resources Board will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 21, 2021 and held virtually via Zoom, pursuant to House Bill 197 making temporary changes to the Ohio Open Meeting Act and passed by the Ohio General Assembly on March 27, 2020 and HB 404 extending the ability to conduct virtual meetings until July 1, 2021.  For instructions on how to view or participate in the meeting, please contact Sandra Murphy at: or call the library at 440-350-2638.

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Sandra Murphy
47 North Park Place
Painesville, OH 44077


The Lake County Law Library provides legal research, reference, and library services to the county and to the municipal corporations, townships, and courts within the county pursuant to section 307.51 of the Ohio Revise Code.

The Library is located in the lower level of the Lake County Courthouse in Painesville, Ohio. Patrons have access to a wide range of print and online resources. Our collection covers a variety of areas including federal, state, tax, family, probate, real estate, and labor law including over 1,200 print titles. These titles are non-circulating. All print books are to be used in the library.





Lake County Law Library    47 North Park Place    Painesville, Ohio  44057    Phone: 440-350-2638    Fax:  440-350-2780