Minnesota State Law Library
The Minnesota State Law Library is currently closed to the public due to the ongoing COVID-19 emergency. We are still assisting patrons with reference questions during this time. Please contact us by phone at (651) 297-7651 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about COVID-19, library services, and legal impacts, visit our COVID-19 Resources Guide.
The Minnesota State Law Library provides statewide legal reference service and research support to the bench, bar, state government, and public.
Our librarians can assist you by:
Our print collection includes:
In our positions as librarians, not lawyers, we can suggest resources but cannot give legal advice (such as which form to file) or legal opinions (such as how a statute might apply to particular facts). To do so could be considered the unauthorized practice of law. Even though we try to suggest materials that will be of help, more research is often required to find a complete and correct answer. For many questions, the best answer may be to consult an attorney.