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Legal Resources

Reference eBooks

(accessible from home with your library card number)

American Law Yearbook – Information on legal topics, prominent legal figures, and government appointees. Also includes a glossary of legal terms.


Reference Book Collection

Blumberg’s California Family Code – R346.79401


Circulating Book Collection

Immigration Law – 342.7
Landlord and Tenant Law – 346.7
Family and Divorce Law – 346.7
Estate Planning – 346.7305


Internet Resources

California Courts Self-Help Center

Law Help California  

California Codes

California Code of Regulations

FindLaw – Legal information and lawyer directories.

Judicial Council Forms – The Judicial Council of California has created many forms to standardize the preparation of court documents.

Locating the Law: A Handbook for Non-Law Librarians – A publication of the Southern California Association of Law Libraries’ Public Access to Legal Information Committee.

Martindale – Locate lawyers and law firms worldwide.

Public Library of Law – One of the largest free law libraries in the world.


Santa Barbara Community Resources

Legal Resource Center of Santa Barbara County Superior Court – 1100 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101. 805-568-3303

McMahon Law Library – Santa Barbara County Law Library, 1100 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101. 805-568-2296

Lawyer Referral Service of the Santa Barbara County Bar Association – 123 W. Padre St. Suite E, Santa Barbara, CA 93105. 805-569-9400

Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County – 301 E. Canon Perdido St., Santa Barbara, CA 93105. 805-963-6754

Santa Barbara Teen Legal Clinic – 1215 De La Vina St. Suite I, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. 805-962-3344


California State Law and Legislation Resources

Witkin State Law Library – 1100 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101. 916-323-9839

Last Updated: Aug 22, 2018
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