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Access to Justice Workshops in Michigan

Attorney/librarians Kimberly Koscielniak from the Library of Michigan and Laura Mancini from Oakland County Library are offering free Access to Justice workshops at four locations in Michigan:

Friday, October 8th, 9:30 a.m. – noon, Marquette, Peter White Public Library

Friday, October 15th, 9:30 a.m. – noon, Southfield, Southfield Public Library

Thursday, October 21st, 1:00 – 3:30 p.m., Allegan, Allegan District Library

Friday, October 29th, 9:30 a.m. – noon, Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake Public Library

Online registration for these workshops is available at:

Workshop description: The number of people conducting their own legal research and representing themselves in court continues to grow as the economy remains weak.  This program will provide an introduction to working with the self-represented litigant in your library.  This workshop is paid for with funds from a grant from the National Center for State Courts.  No fee is required.