Carroll County Circuit Court

Law Library

As of March 15, 2021, the Law Library is open for in-person use Monday through Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, with limited capacity. Please call ahead to confirm the availability of the Law Librarian at 410-386-5672. Thank you.

Remote Law Library assistance is still available by calling 410-386-5672 or via email at

Historic Courthouse, 200 Willis Street
Westminster, Maryland 21157
Telephone: 410-386-2672
Fax: 410-751-5240

Mission Statement:

The mission of the Law Library at the Circuit Court for Carroll County is to provide access to law related information for the Judiciary, as well as the legal community and public. The Library will strive to provide up-to-date and accurate traditional and advanced technological services to its Library patrons.

Reference Services:

Legal and ethical guidelines prohibit Library staff from performing legal research or offering legal advice; therefore, Library staff does not perform legal research, render legal opinions, and/or comment on court procedures. Library staff is available to answer questions regarding the library and its collection. Assistance with research is limited to directing patrons to appropriate sources and explaining how to use them.

Hours of Operation:

Open to the public Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. excepting Court holidays. Click here for Court holiday schedule.

Library Resources:

The Law Library contains PCs for public patron legal research use. The Law Library is a non-circulating library.

Legal Information Web Sites:

State Law Library
Peoples Law Library