Lynchburg Public Library

Public Law Library

The Law Library is located in the Downtown Branch and is currently closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Access is available by appointment only. The Law Library collection includes access to LexisNexis, which you may access on site during your appointment at the Law Library or during a computer appointment at the Main Library (please call 434-455-6310 for details). The Lynchburg Public Law Library is supported by funds collected for Law Libraries as specified in the Code of Virginia 42.1-70.

Virginia holdings – print and CD-ROM

  • Virginia Code
  • Lynchburg City Code of Ordinances
  • Acts of the Assembly
  • Virginia Reports
  • Michie’s Jurisprudence
  • Attorney General Opinions
  • Virginia Court of Appeals Reports
  • Virginia Law Reports
  • Virginia Forms
  • CLE Materials
  • Law Reviews
  • Virginia Lawyers Weekly
  • Other Virginia texts and supplementary material

Self-help

  • Nolo Press and other publications on popular topics
  • Black’s Law Dictionary

Legal websites of interest

Visit this page for a variety of links useful when doing legal research.

  • Lynchburg Public Library
    2315 Memorial Ave
    Lynchburg VA 24501
    (434) 455-6300

  • Downtown Branch and Public Law Library
    900 Church St
    Lynchburg VA 24504
    (434) 455-3820

  • City of Lynchburg logo

This site is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. It is managed by the The Library of Virginia Library Development and Networking Division.