Library Directory

PLEASE NOTE: NINTH CIRCUIT LIBRARY HOURS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. WE RECOMMEND CALLING THE BRANCH LIBRARY TO CONFIRM HOURS ON THE DAY YOU WISH TO VISIT.

This is a listing of the locations and access policies of federal court libraries within the Ninth Circuit. Please note that staffing shortages have required each library location to limit its regularly available public hours. In addition to the public hours identified below, appointments are available at most library locations. Contact information for each library location is also provided below. Contact the location to schedule an appointment.

For contact information for courts within the Ninth Circuit, please see the Public Directory for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit or the Directory of Ninth Circuit District and Bankruptcy Courts.

AKAnchorageFederal Building & U.S. Courthouse
222 West Seventh Avenue,
Room 181
Anchorage, AK 99513

Open to the public by appointment. Please email anchoragelibrary@lb9.uscourts.gov or call 907-271-5655 to arrange.

M-F 9-4 pm

(907) 271-5655
AZPhoenixSandra Day O'Connor U.S. Courthouse
401 West Washington Street, Suite 410
Phoenix, AZ 85003-2135

CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

(602) 322-7295
TucsonEvo A. DeConcini U.S. Courthouse
405 W. Congress Street, Suite 6200
Tucson, AZ 85701

Open to the members of the bar and pro se litigants with a case pending in District of Arizona

M-F 8-5

wireless Internet access

(520) 205-4661
CAFresnoRobert E. Coyle U.S. Courthouse
2500 Tulare Street, Suite 2401
Fresno, CA 93721

TEMPORARILY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
open to qualified members of the California and Federal bars and to persons appearing propia persona in this court

M-F 9-4; closed 12-1

(559) 499-5615
Los AngelesEdward R. Roybal Federal Building & U.S. Courthouse
255 East Temple Street, Room 680
Los Angeles, CA 90012

TEMPORARILY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
open to members of the bar and litigants who have cases pending in the Central District

M-F 9-4

(213) 894-8900
PasadenaRichard H. Chambers U.S. Court of Appeals Building
125 South Grand Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105

M-F 10-1

M-F 8:30-1 during court weeks

Unless the librarian is on leave. Call ahead to verify.

Library will be closed to the public Nov 23-25

(626) 229-7190
Sacramento

Anthony M. Kennedy Library and Learning Center
Robert T. Matsui U.S. Courthouse
501 "I" Street, Suite I-400
Sacramento, CA 95814

Currently closed to the public

(916) 930-4155
San DiegoEdward J. Schwartz U.S. Courthouse
221 West Broadway, Room 3185
San Diego, CA 92101

San Diego Branch library is open to members of the bar. San Diego Branch Library is open to pro se litigants with written authorization from the instant judge presiding over their case.

M-F 8:30-4:30

(619) 557-5066
San FranciscoJames R. Browning U.S. Courthouse
95 Seventh Street
San Francisco, CA 94103-1526

Open to the public M-Th, 10-2 during court week. For all other times, please call ahead to make an appointment. Masks required

wireless Internet access

coin-operated photocopier available in Clerk's office (must leave photo ID to remove materials from the library for copying)

(415) 355-8650
Phillip Burton Federal Building & U.S. Courthouse
450 Golden Gate Avenue, 18th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102

CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

open to members of the CAND bar and litigants who have an active case

M-F 8:30-5
wireless Internet access

(415) 436-8130
San JoseRobert F. Peckham U.S. Courthouse & Federal Building
280 South First Street, Room 5118
San Jose, CA 95113

 

closed to the public

(669) 272-1629
Santa AnaRonald Reagan Federal Building
411 West Fourth Street, Room 1075
Santa Ana, CA 92701

Open to members of the bar and litigants who have an active case in the Central District on T & Th, 1:30-3:30. For all other times, please call ahead to make an appointment.

(714) 541-7070
HIHonoluluPrince Kuhio Federal Bldg & U.S. Courthouse
300 Ala Moana Blvd., Room C341
Honolulu, HI 96850

Open to members of the bar and pro se litigants with written authorization from a judge

M-F 8-2

 

(808) 541-1797
IDBoiseJames A. McClure Federal Building & U.S. Courthouse
550 West Fort Street, Room 433B
Boise, ID 83724

CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
open to members of the bar anytime and pro se litigants on the day of court appearance

M-F 9:30-5

wireless Internet access

 (208) 334-9545
MTBillingsJames F. Battin Federal Building & U.S. Courthouse
2601 2nd Ave. North
Billings, MT 59101

Closed to the public

(406) 247-2333
NVLas VegasLloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse
333 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Suite 7065
Las Vegas, NV 89101

Open to members of the bar and pro se litigants with active cases

M-F 8-4:30

(702) 464-5690
RenoBruce R. Thompson U.S. Courthouse & Federal Building
400 South Virginia Street, Room 705
Reno, NV 89501

Open by appointment to members of the bar and pro se litigants with active cases. Please call ahead 775-686-577 to arrange.

M-F 9-12 & 1-4

(775) 686-5776
ORPortlandPioneer Courthouse
700 S.W. Sixth Avenue, Suite 109
Portland, OR 97204

Open by appointment to attorneys and pro se litigants with matters before the court. Please email Portland_Branch@LB9.uscourts.gov (preferred) or leave voice mail for appointment with librarian.

M-F 9-4

(503) 326-8140
Mark O. Hatfield U.S. Courthouse
1000 S.W. Third Avenue, Room 7A40
Portland, OR 97204

Open by appointment to attorneys and pro se litigants with matters before the court. Please email Portland_Branch@LB9.uscourts.gov (preferred) or leave voice mail for appointment with librarian.

M-F 9-4

(503) 326-8140
WASeattleWilliam K. Nakamura U.S. Courthouse
1010 Fifth Avenue, Suite 420
Seattle, WA 98104

Open to the public by appointment only – Masks required.

Mondays 9-3

(Please call ahead to arrange: 206-370-8975)

(206) 224-2310
U.S. Courthouse
700 Stewart Street, Room 19105
Seattle, WA 98101

Open to the public by appointment only – Masks required.

M-Th 9-3

(Please call ahead to arrange: 206-370-8975)

(206) 370-8975
SpokaneThomas S. Foley U.S. Courthouse
920 West Riverside Avenue, Room 650
Spokane, WA 99201-1010

TEMPORARILY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

open to members of the bar by appointment

(please call 509-353-3293 to arrange)

(509) 458-3478