The Dakota County Law Library provides legal information to residents, attorneys, judges, and represented and pro se litigants that is vital to the justice system.
The Law Library utilizes the latest technology to deliver legal information and collaborates with organizations to maximize accessibility while avoiding costly and ineffective duplication of forms and paperwork.
Law Library closed at least through June 15
Due to COVID-19, the Law Library will be closed to the public through at least June 15. Information will be updated when we receive it.
During this time, the Law Library will take questions by phone at 651-438-8080 or 952-891-7135 and email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Starting June1, you can schedule an appointment to use a computer at the Galaxie Library. Call 651-438-8080 or 952-891-7135 to schedule.
We will also be continuing the Family and Consumer Law Clinics via phone consultations. If you need an appointment for a family matter, please call 651-438-8080 or 952-891-7135. If you want to schedule a consumer matter, call 952-431-3200.
Hours & Locations
- Hastings – inside the Judicial Center, 1560 Highway 55, Hastings, MN 55033. Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Staff: Shannon Stoneking, Law Library Manager; Maggie James, Assistant Law Librarian
- Apple Valley – inside the Galaxie Library, 14955 Galaxie Avenue, Apple Valley, MN 55124. Resources are available all hours the Galaxie Library is open. A law librarian is available Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Staff: Mary Ellen Gallagher, Law Librarian