Placer County Law Library

Changes in Hours

Changes in Hours Starting on August 1, 2019

Monday – Friday 9:00-5:00
Saturday 12:00-4:00

Closed on Monday, September 2 for Labor Day

Sparks Law Library

The Placer County Law Library offers a substantial collection of legal print and on-line resources. Knowledgeable staff are available to point you in the right direction (though legal advice cannot be dispensed). The Library is open to all members of the public.

  1. Legal Self Help
  2. Public Computers
  3. Specialized Resources
  4. Meeting Room

Legal Self-Help Clinic


Every Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon and 1p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Legal Services of Northern California (LSNC) and Placer County Superior Court sponsor a Legal Self-Help Clinic which offers procedural assistance with legal forms in Civil, Landlord/Tenant, Small Claims and Family Law.  Open to all members of the public. This service is by appointment only. To make an appointment, please call the LSNC Receptionist at (530) 823-7560 between 9:30-12:00 and 1:15-4:00 on Monday-Thursday. Press O to immediately to reach the Receptionist. The Clinic is held in the Law Library Conference Room at 1523 Lincoln Way, Auburn 95603.


Every Monday and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to noon and 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. LSNC has a walk-in Legal Self-Help Clinic in the Nevada County Courthouse. The clinic is staffed by the Legal Advisors from the Auburn Thursday clinic. The Clinic is open to all members of the public. The Nevada County Courthouse is located at 201 Church St # 5, Nevada City, CA 95959. No appointment is necessary.


LSNC also has a Legal Self-Help Clinic at Auburn Senior Center, 550 High St #107, Auburn on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of each month starting at 1:00 pm. Open to the 50+. Call (530) 823-7560 for an appointment.

Legal Information Reference Center

Legal Information Reference CenterThe Legal Information Reference Center is a self-help law resource that contains more than 225 full-text Nolo Press publications and thousands of legal forms. The password is the county in which you reside.