Attention: This form is for questions about technical issues concerning the use of
this site and questions of a general nature concerning the Iowa Judicial
Branch. Before you submit a question, please read the following
— If you're looking for a court address or telephone number, visit the Directories
— Please check the site, particularly Public
Information and Representing
Yourself for the answer to your question.
— If you're looking for information about an individual case, go to "Online
Court Records" and follow the instructions.
— We do not interpret the law, provide legal advice, or provide legal
research services. If you need legal help, look in the Yellow Pages of the
phone book under "Attorney Referral Services," "Attorneys"
or "Lawyers" or visit Representing
law library provides Iowa lawmakers, government employees, the Iowa legal
community and the general public with a highly specialized legal collection of
treatises and both state and federal statutory, regulatory and case law. The
collection also contains the abstracts and arguments of the Iowa Supreme Court
and Court of Appeals, legal periodicals, and materials produced by the Iowa
legislature. Research assistance is available.
Librarian— The professional librarians on the State Library staff will also
answer your questions. They can help you find a law, rule or court
decision. They can also help you with questions outside the scope of the
Judicial Branch such as ordering birth certificates, genealogy help and many
other questions. Live Chat Support
online is also available.
We do our best to respond to all questions. Sometimes our responses do
not go through due to incorrect E-mail addresses. Please double-check your