For the most current information, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or (305) 349-7548.
The reference staff is available to help you locate resources to address your legal questions and to provide legal information such as:
The staff cannot provide legal advice such as:
Telephone inquiries are limited to those concerning the contents of the library collection. The staff cannot recommend attorneys.
Access is available to the following databases from the library's public computers. Print charges of $0.25 per page apply.
The library provides computer terminals dedicated to word processing functions. Use charges of $5.00 per 30 minute sessions apply. Prints are $0.25 per page and are retrieved at the front desk.
Free wireless access to the internet is available throughout the library for patrons use with their own devices. Access to the internet on library computers is available for a reasonable fee.
Self-serve copiers are available; copies are $0.25 per page.
Pursuant to federal copyright law, it's understood that library material being copied will be used for research purposes only.
Library materials do not circulate; however, materials located at the front desk may be checked out for use in the library only. A valid Florida Driver’s License or Florida Identification Card must be provided in order to use these materials.
The library maintains continuing legal education course materials for credit from The Florida Bar. Checking out CLEs is a privilege and not a right. All lawyers must be a member in good standing with The Florida Bar in order to check out CLEs unless suspension is due to failure to comply with CLE requirements. The materials are available to check out on a first come, first served basis. The loan period is seven days; otherwise, late fees shall apply. Contact the library for an updated list and for additional information regarding the policies and procedures.
The following fees apply:
Effective January 1, 2017, deposits shall be $100, cash only.
$25.00 - $50.00 per title
$20.00 - $45.00 per title (members)
$3.00 per day late fee
Weekends are included when counting late days.
Late fees will automatically be deducted from the deposit.
The library has rooms available for rent for $25.00 per hour. Please call the library for availability.
These services are an important step in the
library's mission of providing access to justice.
The Spanish American League Against Discrimination (SALAD) provides free Foreclosure, Landlord/Tenant, Ejectment, and Unlawful Detainer assistance to people with low and modest incomes from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. This service is available on a first come, first served basis.
Lawyer in the Library Wednesdays
A volunteer lawyer provides free legal guidance on a wide variety of issues from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. every Wednesday. This service is available on a first come, first served basis.
NOTE: The lawyer is not considered to be one’s personal attorney. No attorney-client relationship is being created with this free service. The lawyer is there to provide general guidance only.
Need help filling out legal forms?
An attorney from the Haitian Lawyers Association (HLA) is available to help self-represented litigants fill out legal forms purchased from the Miami-Dade County Clerk’s office and/or the law library on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. This is a free service and is available on a first come, first served basis.
Miami-Dade Clerk of Court Forms
Miami-Dade County Law Library
Contact Us Address
Phone: (305) 349-7548 73 West Flagler Street, Room 321
E-mail: email@example.com Miami, FL 33130