Delaware Courts are currently in Phase Three of the reopening plan as of June 1, 2021. Learn more about the public reopening plan.

For the latest on the Delaware Judiciary response to COVID-19 – and for contact information for each court during this emergency – please visit The Delaware Judiciary Response to Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) page.

The Delaware Courts will be closed Friday June 18, 2021 in honor of Juneteenth. 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

Bethany Geleskie, Law Librarian
Phone: (302) 674-7470
Fax: (302) 674-7471

Business Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
8:30 AM to 4:00 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 or email to Bethany Geleskie at (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.