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Shelby County Legal Self-Help Center

Legal Self-Help Center amenities

  • Computers & Internet:

    Internet-connected computers available for public use

  • WiFi:

    Access to wireless internet

  • Online court forms:

    Court forms and legal papers available online, including those at IllinoisLegalAid.org

  • Paper court forms:

    Paper court forms available

  • Online legal info:

    Online legal information available for viewing, emailing, printing, sharing, etc.

  • Printed legal info:

    Brochures or packets of legal information available

  • Online referrals to legal help:

    Referrals to free and paid legal help available through IllinoisLegalAid.org

  • Referrals to legal aid:

    Referrals given to legal aid programs that provide free legal help to low-income people who qualify

  • Website navigator:

    Someone can help you find free legal information and court forms on IllinoisLegalAid.org

  • Court navigator:

    Someone can answer basic questions about going to court.

  • Printers:

    Printers available to print legal information and court forms

  • Scanners:

    Scanners available to make digital copies of paper court forms, for emailing or e-filing

  • "Lawyer in the library" program:

    Volunteer lawyers give free advice for some legal issues at scheduled times and days

The Shelby County Legal Self-Help Center provides legal information to Shelby County residents about their legal rights and responsibilities, instructions on how to handle common legal problems, assistance with some legal documents and forms, and referrals to free and low-cost legal services.

The Legal Self-Help Center does not provide legal advice to its patrons. Instead, it offers legal information to customers on such topics as instructions for available forms, answers to general legal questions, and information on court procedures.

Locations (4)

Dry Point Township Library

1 Defend Drive
Cowden, IL 62482
Currently: closed
This center offers:
Computers & Internet
Online court forms
Online legal info
Online referrals to legal help

Herrick Township Public Library

303 N. Broadway
Herrick, IL 62431
Currently: closed
This center offers:
Computers & Internet
WiFi
Online court forms
Online legal info
Online referrals to legal help
Website navigator
Printers

Moweaqua Public Library

600 North Putnam
Moweaqua, IL 62550
Currently: closed
This center offers:
Computers & Internet
WiFi
Online court forms
Online legal info
Online referrals to legal help
Printers

Shelbyville Public Library

154 N. Broadway
Shelbyville, IL 62565
Currently: closed
This center offers:
Computers & Internet
WiFi
Online court forms
Online legal info
Online referrals to legal help
Website navigator
Printers
Scanners