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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates
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Law Library, Pleasant Hill

The John F. Kennedy University Law Library houses a collection of over 24,000 volumes and more than 50 periodical titles.

Primarily supporting students, alumni and faculty of the College of Law, the library is also available for a fee to the public.

In addition to titles required by the California State Bar for accreditation, the library's collection includes practical resources for law clerking and the practice of law. These include California and federal form books, procedure guides and specialty materials in such areas as bankruptcy, criminal, employment, environmental, family, immigration, property, and tax law.


Contact Information

Law Library

John F Kennedy University 
100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-4817 

Phone:  925-969-3120

Use Fees

The Law Library is free to JFK University students and alumni. Others pay $5/day, $45/quarter (90 days) or $150/year for library use. Inquire about privileges for donor firms or individuals who donate more than $350.

Learn more about the JFK University College of Law.



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100 Ellinwood Way 
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523   

From 680 take the Willow Pass Road exit, which is your first exit after the fork.
At the lights, take the left under the overpass.
Go through two sets of lights until you reach the Contra Costa Boulevard intersection.
Baja Fresh is on your right. Take the left onto Contra Costa. Take the second left at the lights onto Ellinwood Drive.
Take a right at the T intersection. JFKU is on your left.


Law Databases & Resources


Law Library Hours

Monday - Thursday 9:30 AM - 9 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 5 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 6 PM


The Law Library  is closed on the following holidays:

Independence Day 
Labor Day (Monday) 
Martin Luther King Day 
Memorial Day 
Thanksgiving (Thursday - Sunday) 
Winter Holiday (see Academic Calendar


Computer Labs

The University has computer labs located at the Pleasant Hill, Berkeley, and San Jose Campuses. Each lab contains computers, printers, and software for word processing and internet access, in addition to software and other equipment relevant for the classes being taught at the campus where the computer lab is located.   Please read our lab policies before visiting the labs.

Law Library Computer Lab


  • Support: 
    Law Library 
    Phone: (925) 969-3120
Law Lab Hours
Monday - Thursday 9:30 AM - 9 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 5 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 6 PM

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