Membership Information

Borrowing Privileges


Borrowing privileges are available to all residents of Montgomery County, employees of Montgomery County, and members of the Montgomery County legal community.

Library circulation policy


A new member can check out a maximum of 3 books, and get one renewal. The books must be brought back to the library and checked in, before any other titles can be checked out.

Afterwards, members can check out a maximum of 8 books, with 2 renewals. The books must be brought back to the library and checked in, in order to be checked out again.

All fines must be paid before another title can be checked out to a patron.

Membership Applications


All attorneys in a firm must become members.

Cards are not transferable. They may only be used by the person named on the card.

Memberships expire one year from registration date.

A completed Membership application includes:
  • $35.00 per applicant membership fee
  • A copy of each applicant's driver’s license
  • A copy of the firm’s letterhead (if applicable)
  • Completed membership form (one form for each member of a law firm)

Incomplete applications will be returned, delaying processing.

Payment


We are unable to accept payment by credit card. Mail completed forms, payment and documents to:
Law Library of Montgomery County
Courthouse
ATTN: Membership
PO Box 311
Norristown, PA 19401-0311


Additional Information


For more information contact Marrette Pearsall at 610-278-3805.

View a printable version of our form. Please print the application and return it to the Law Library.