2501 Washington Avenue
Newport News, VA 23607
Monday - Friday:
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Law Library Special Collection
Law books, legal reports and other legal materials are available for in-house research and reference use only by any citizen of the City.
Upon request Judges, the City Attorney, Assistant City Attorneys, Commonwealth Attorney, Assistant Commonwealth Attorneys, the Chief Magistrate, or any magistrate may check out materials for temporary use (Code of Ordinances, City of Newport News, Sec. 22-39).
Virginia Law Dictates
Library Staff CANNOT give legal advice
Library Staff CANNOT assist in filling out legal forms
If you need legal advice or assistance, Library staff MUST refer you to a lawyer
(Unauthorized Practice of Law, Opinions #127, #152, #161)