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Maryland County Public Law Library Standards 2009 (Conference of Md. Court Law Library Directors, adopted June 2009)

American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) Standards for County Public Law Libraries (adopted June 2009)

Recommended Collection Lists
Maryland Titles Recommended for County Law Libraries, arranged by subject (Maryland State Law Library, rev. November 2015)
General Treatises Recommended for the Core Collection (CMCLLD, 2011)
General Treatises Explanatory Notes


Sample Policies and Forms

Other Materials

Administrative Order re: Juvenile Masters (November 2002)
Administrative Order re: Orientation Requirements for Masters (April 3, 2007)

Updated: November 20, 2015

Recently Added:

Minutes from the April 2015 Quarterly Meeting of the Conference of Maryland Court Law Library Directors were added on the Conference page.



Past agendas and meeting minutes of the Annual Meeting of Maryland Circuit Court Libraries are available on the Conference page.




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