The Library and Self-Help Legal Center is located on the fourth floor of the Will County Courthouse in downtown Joliet. We are open to the public. Our mission is to provide and assist with legal information resources in a friendly, helpful and efficient manner. We are not lawyers and so are prohibited by law from giving legal advice. For legal advice pertinent to your situation, please consult an attorney.
Jeane Fillipitch, Librarian
Diane Brandolino, Assistant Librarian
14 West Jefferson St., 4th Floor
Joliet, IL 60432
Hours of Operation (except for holidays)
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Telephone: for outgoing, Chicago-area, court-related calls only. Book checkout for licensed attorneys only. One week limit. Wireless printing from your phone (attorneys only): $.20
We are a small library and most subscription resources are online and accessible from our
The Attorney Room is reserved for lawyers and court employees, the Attorney Room has the following amenities:
The Will County Bar Association posts news and information on the notice board.
Only court filing fees can be waived. (See Fee Schedule for a current list of fees.) You must present the waiver to the clerk when you file for the fees to be waived. Fees already paid wil NOT be refunded.