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Law Library Mission Statement 

The Central Rappahannock Regional Public Law Library, a part of the Central Rappahannock Regional Library, provides access to information about laws andLaw Answers legal procedures to the general public, attorneys, and the judiciary. The library develops and maintains a collection of books, legal periodicals, and online databases accessible from public computers. The staff offers classes to familiarize our customers with our collection, as well as instruction in the use of our online databases and the Internet for legal research. 

Location of Law Library

Fredericksburg Branch 
1201 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401 
(540) 372-1144

Databases

LawDepot: DIY Legal Documents
Designed for the public, this portal allows you to create free customized personal and business legal forms, including power of attorney, landlord/tenant agreements, wills, prenuptial agreements, purchase agreements, bills of sale, and service agreements. Quick and easy to use, edit, print, and save. This resource requires you to create an account. If you already have an RBdigital login for Zinio magazines, that account provides access to LawDepot as well.

WestLaw
A standard legal research tool that is available at no charge to our customers who visit CRRL's branches.


Local Resources and Websites

ABA Virginia Free Legal Answers
A project of the Virginia State Bar. Free legal answers for those who qualify as volunteer attorneys. Civil matters only. 

Fredericksburg Circuit Court
Find helpful forms for divorce, name change, and expungements, as well as information on jury service, marriage licenses, wills & probate, and guardians & conservators.  

A non-profit corporation that provides free, high-quality, civil legal assistance to low-income individuals and families, with an office in Fredericksburg.
 

Virginia Judicial System Court Self-Help Website
Neutral legal information on topics commonly sought by self-represented litigants, such as traffic tickets, divorce, and landlord & tenant issues.


Articles

Browse all the law articles, or read by topic: 

Bankruptcy  |  Consumer Information  |  Divorce Law Resources  |  Foreclosure | Government Information  |  Identity Theft  |  Legal Research