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Finding a Law Library


If you need to read a law, there are several places you can go to find law books.
Check your local public library first. You may find everything you need right there. Some colleges and county courthouses have law libraries. The State Library and the two New Jersey law schools have extensive law libraries that are open to the public.

The State Library is located at:
185 West State Street
P.O. Box 520
Trenton, NJ 08625-0520
Library phone: (609) 292-6220

Rutgers Law School–Newark is located at:
123 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Library phone: (973) 353-5675

Rutgers Law School–Camden is located at:
217 North Fifth Street
Camden, NJ 08102
Library phone: (856) 225-6172


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