Attorney Resources and Services

Print Collection

  • Collection includes print and electronic materials
  • Oregon and federal primary and secondary books and access online
  • Oregon, California and Washington practice materials
  • Wide selection of legal texts and treatises
  • Oregon law reviews in print and access to others online
  • ORS from 1953, Oregon Laws from 1845 and OARs from 1980 in print
  • Oregon legislative history materials in print, microfiche and microfilm
  • Clackamas County Bar Association Newsletter

Clackamas County attorneys can check out materials that have a call number for up to 10 business days.

Online Services

  • Internet access for legal research purposes
  • Lexis/Nexis, including Shepard's
  • Westlaw, including Keycite
  • Oregon Judicial Information Network (OJIN)
  • Research Institute of America (RIA tax database)

8 computer terminals are available at no cost for performing legal research. Results retrieved using Lexis can be directly emailed or faxed from the terminal at no cost. Attorneys may request by telephone or email up to ten citations per day to be emailed or faxed from Law Library staff.

Continuing Legal Education

  • All OSB CLE deskbooks
  • OSB and OLI CLE program handbooks with audiocassettes, compact discs or DVDs available to check out for credit

Other Services

  • Oregon attorneys can apply for and obtain 24-hour access cardkeys
  • Conference Rooms (reservations required, no charge)
  • Billing services for printer copies, photocopies and fax fees
  • Reference assistance and staff-provided document retrieval
  • Legal information purchasing resources
  • Self-service photocopying for ten cents per page
  • Sending or receiving faxes available for a fee

Please contact the Law Library for more information or to obtain copies of our policies and procedures.