DeSoto County Law Library
Located inside First Regional Library Headquarters
370 West Commerce Street
Hours: Monday-Wednesday 9:00-3:00 and Thursday 9:00-4:00
The DeSoto County Law Library offers access to many volumes of printed materials for your legal needs, including codebooks of Mississippi and federal statutes, legal encyclopedias, treatises, practice guides, and form books. as well as access to Fastcase, an easy-to-use online legal research platform .
Patrons may use one of the many public PCs or laptops available for use within the
library, or they may bring they own laptop, netBook, or tablet and use the
library’s WiFi network. A library card and PIN are required.
A law librarian is on staff to help patrons find materials and resources. If you are a non-attorney researching a legal issue, ask the law librarian about self-help resources, including online forms, videos, and Mississippi Free Legal Answers, an online service that connects people who qualify with volunteer attorneys who can answer their questions and provide limited legal advice.