Academic & Public Law Libraries

* [LAST UPDATED: October 2023] Please Note: This list is based on information we have been able to access from the websites of the institutions shown below and is subject to change. *

Academic Law Libraries
Public Law Libraries


Alameda County Bernard E. Witkin Law Library (Oakland Main Branch)
125 Twelfth Street
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 208-4800

Redwood City

San Mateo County Law Library
710 Hamilton Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 363-4913

San Francisco

San Francisco [City & County] Law Library
1145 Market Street, Floor 4 San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 554-1772

San Jose

Santa Clara County Law Library
360 N. First Street
San Jose, CA 95113
(408) 299-3567, -3568

Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz County Law Library
Superior Court Building
701 Ocean Street, Room 070
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 420-2205

Greater Bay Area Public Law Library



Contra Costa County Law Library (Martinez Main Branch)
A.F. Bray Courts Building
1020 Ward Street, 1st Floor
Martinez, CA 94553
(925) 646-2783


Contra Costa County Law Library (Richmond Branch)
David Del Simone Memorial Law Library George D. Carroll Courthouse (Superior Court Building)
100 37th Street, Room 237
Richmond, CA 94805
(510) 374-3019