The Delaware State Courts will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd for the Thanksgiving holiday. Justice of the Peace Courts 11 (New Castle County), 7 (Kent County) and 3 (Sussex County) will remain open.

Kent County Law Library

Kent County Law Library is located in the Kent County Courthouse.

38 The Green
Suite 100
414 Federal Street (entrance)
Dover, DE 19901

Patricia Burris, Law Librarian

Phone: (302) 674-7470
Fax: (302) 674-7471

Business Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Kent County Law Library Catalog

Kent County Law Library Usage Policies & Procedures

Public Access

Individuals demonstrating a specific need that is not addressed on the website or its links can call the library for further assistance

Please complete the Public Access Form (fillable) and then turn in with identification to the Kent County Law Library. (In Firefox, you must download the form to fill it in.)


Material does not circulate for the general public.

Computer Research

Westlaw and Lexis computer-assisted legal research services are available free of charge.

Photocopying and Printing

Photocopying and printing are both available for 20 cents per page.