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Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center - We help people find answers. We are open to all!

Located on the 2nd floor
16th Judicial Circuit
37W777 IL Route 38, St. Charles, IL 60175



​​Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center

​Named the most user-friendly Law Library by the Kane County Chronicle and recipient of the Liberty Bell award​, the Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center is located within the Kane County Judicial Center and is open to the public. The Library houses the County's core of legal research materials, including print products and online databases. The professional library team provides outstanding service supporting its governing statute 55 ILCS 5/5-39001 and furthering open and equal access to legal and governmental information. 

Mission & Vision
​Hours of Operation  

​​​Mon 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. | Tues 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. | Wed 8:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m. | Thurs 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. | Fri 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. | Court Holidays ​

Location | Directions​​ ​​

37W777 IL-38, St. Charles, IL 60175 (Located on the second floor of the Kane County Judicial Center)​

Law Library Staff​​​​​

Hallē Eichert | Director​

email | 630.406.7126​​

Ellen Schmid | Law Librarian

email | 630.406.7126​​

Izabella Cyran ​| Library Assistant

email​ | 630.406.7126


​​Illinois JusticeCorps​ The Law Library is proud to be affiliated with this access to legal services organization. Illinois JusticeCorps members serve alongside legal aid attorneys, judges, law librarians, clerks, and other court staff in an effort to increase the public's access to the legal system.​ Since 2018, and at no cost to Kane County, at least one Illinois JusticeCorps Fellow has been embedded in the Law Library to assist court-goers.​​​


Available to reprint & distribute as needed

Policies & Procedures

​Professional Library Memberships​

​Special Events

  • Boy Scout Law Merit Badge Day
  • Family Reading Night with the Judges​​​​
  • New Beginnings Drug Court Book Club
  • Pro Bono Week Celebration