The Mahoning County Law Library will be conducted as statutorily directed in a fair, honest and courteous manner while avoiding debt and extravagance. We will assist our customers in their effort to use the legal system effectively, maintain a practice-oriented collection of legal material, continually improve our services, develop facilities and spaces within the law library that enables study and collaboration, and provide professional staff that demonstrate excellent communication skills and use technology to improve workflow and enhance the flow of legal information..

The Mahoning County Law Library welcomes you! This site provides information regarding reference materials, articles, treatises, and other law related materials. If you do not find what you need here, stop in or contact us.

Notary Public services are now available at the Law Library.


While the Mahoning County Law Library is open to everyone, Membership is only open to all those who have passed the Ohio State Bar Examination and have a residence/office or significant practice in Mahoning County. Membership is granted either by statute (elected officials, judges, court personnel etc.) or by payment of annual dues. Members are entitled to the full services of the library, including use of the WestlawNext research site on 4 terminals, use of the Internet at all six terminals in the library and the right to check out books, CDs, and other materials. Non-members are restricted to in-library use of materials. Please contact us for further information if you are interested in becoming a member.