About the Library

About the Library

Welcome to the Oakland County Adams-Pratt Law Library!

 
Our mission
 
To provide legal research assistance to the public, to the bench, to county departments, and to the bar.
 
In support of this mission:
 
The Adams-Pratt Oakland County Law Library
 
  • Maintains an up-to-date and comprehensive Michigan primary and secondary law collection and selected federal materials which aligns with the di minimus structure
  • Directs the public to resources pertinent to their questions about the law and instructs them on their use
  • Serves as a Michigan Legal Help Self-Help Center and hosts legal aid clinics to assist public access to justice through local and state court systems
  • Provides free computer access for legal research
  • Participates in the federal and state government depository programs to give the public free and local access to government legal publications
  • Assists the public with court proceedings by providing court rules, procedural information, and forms
 
Adopted by the Oakland County Library Board, August 24, 2006; Revised July 27, 2011; October 23, 2012; January 27, 2015
 
Please feel free to explore this website and learn all about the Library's varied services and collections!