Law Library

With the current circumstances surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, the Hidalgo County Law Library is requiring all patrons to follow state and county safety guidelines. PATRONS ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR FACE MASKS AND MAINTAIN A SOCIAL DISTANCE OF 6 FEET WHEN VISITING THE LAW LIBRARY. Please visit the Hidalgo County Covid-19 webpage for more information. 

Our Mission


The Law Library of Hidalgo County serves the legal research needs of the Hidalgo County legal community and the general public and help the courts advance fairness and equality in the judicial system. 

The Law Library is funded by a combination of court filing fees and user service fees. The Law Library receives direction and guidance from the Hidalgo County Commissioners and the Law Library Committee.

The content of this website is for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for the advice of an attorney.

Committee Members

  • Judge Fidencio M. Guerra, Jr. – Chairman
  • Attorney Joseph A. Connors, III
  • Attorney John Skaggs
  • Attorney Jose Antonio Gomez
  • Attorney Sharon Almaguer
  • Attorney Frank Sabo
  • Attorney Matt Richter
  • Attorney Jose Ozuna
The Law Library currently has access to LexisNexis Advance for patrons at no charge. You may click on LexisNexis website here or on our Online Resources web page.