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Law Library The 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.

Ask a 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.

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