Chenango County Courts

Law Library

David L. Follett Law Library
13 Eaton Ave.
Norwich, NY 13815
Phone: 607-371-7159

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.*
(except State & Federal Holidays)

*See Overview for additional information on library availability.

District Law Librarian
Christopher Lund

Acting Law Librarian
Laurie Burpoe



The David L. Follett Memorial Supreme Court Law Library, Chenango County, was established in 1902 (L. 1902, Ch.32) and named after David L. Follett, a Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals.

The library is open for self-service use Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  Library staff is on site on Thursdays only, from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

There is a public access workstation for accessing online legal resources. The library staff will provide instructional materials and/or basic instruction in using these materials but may not conduct research for the user.

Public Access Computer Policy

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Any person with a valid library account established in one of the Court Law Libraries within the Sixth Judicial District [Elmira, Binghamton, Ithaca, Norwich, Cooperstown, Delhi, and Cortland] may borrow circulating materials from the David L. Follett Memorial Law Library subject to the circulation rules of this library.

Attorneys and court personnel may establish a library account by contacting the staff at any of the Sixth District Law Libraries. At least one form of identification [including but not limited to, a valid NYS driver's license, and/or Attorney Registration number] AND proof of current address must be presented in person to establish a library account. All circulating items, unless otherwise specified, may be borrowed for a period of up to 14 days.  All circulation records are kept confidential in accordance with CPLR § 4509.


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