Created by Act of January 9, 1851, 1851 Ark. Acts 89, the library serves the Arkansas Supreme Court justices and staff, the Arkansas Court of Appeals judges and staff, and support court staff within the Justice Building.
The library is also open to the general public from 8:00 AM-4:30 PM, Monday-Friday (closed state holidays). The library is a reference-only collection, meaning that materials must be used on-site and are not loaned. No charge is imposed for use of the library, other than per-page photocopy charges. Library staff may not offer legal advice.
The library is located within the Justice Building, 625 Marshall Street, Little Rock, AR 72201.
VIRTUAL REFERENCE. The library accepts requests for information by telephone (501-682-2147), FAX (501-682-6877), e-mail, and the Arkansas Judiciary website's CONTACT form. Requests are monitored by library staff, who respond by telephone, e-mail, or USPS ("snail mail"), as appropriate.
The library's online catalog is here: SEARCH E-CATALOG