The Library was originally a part of the State Library. In 1907, the State Law Library Committee
was charged with appointing the State Law Librarian, who would also be the Deputy State
Librarian. The State Law Library has occupied the Main Reading Room in the Temple of Justice
since the building was opened in 1913.
In 1958, under the Revised Code of Washington 27.20, the State Law Library was made a part of
the Supreme Court. It serves employees of all three branches of state government and provides
some services to local governments. It is also open to the public.
With over 53,000 titles and over 340,000 volumes, the collection is one of the largest legal
collections in the western United States. It is the only law library in the Pacific Northwest to have
primary materials from all 50 states, including published official reports and statutes. The
collection includes a comprehensive set of primary federal materials. The Library has one of the
largest collections of legal periodicals published in English.
The Library also has a full set of printed briefs for the Washington Reports, first and second
series, and for the Washington Appellate Reports. In addition, it carries early Washington
territorial laws and reports. The collection has copies of early Washington State codes and
The above information is from the State Auditors (Audit Report Search) webpage
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The Washington State Office of Financial Management publishes state/college, name/jobtitle/salary information every 2 years. This information is from: http://www.ofm.wa.gov/persdetail/
10/24/12 note: I put a Z after all the last names, it saves me a few hassles.
Name Job Title 2010 Gross Earnings BOELEZ, MEGAN ELIZABETH LAW LIBRARY CLERK 11649.41 BOGUE-LATHAMZ, BERNITTA SENIOR LAW LIBRARY TECHNICIAN 37527.92 CATEZ, SHANI L SENIOR LAW LIBRARY TECHNICIAN 19313.94 CODDINGTONZ, WENDY SENIOR LAW LIBRARY TECHNICIAN 38600.45 COMBSZ, ALYSSA M SENIOR FINANCIAL ANALYST 45647.49 COOPERZ, TYSEN J LIBRARY AID 1615.34 DYERZ, SANDRA Y ASSISTANT LAW LIBRARIAN 42822.91 FAULKNERZ, KELLY C LIBRARY AID 128.83 GIBBZ, DAWN PAMELA ASSISTANT LAW LIBRARIAN 60460.85 LAINEZ, JENNIFER M SENIOR LAW LIBRARY TECHNICIAN 38902.31 MCMAHONZ, HEATHER M SENIOR LAW LIBRARY TECHNICIAN 39091.9 NEWMANZ, KAY E LAW LIBRARIAN 115203.02 WATERSZ, DANIEL J LAW LIBRARY TECHNICIAN 34081.39 WOLVERTONZ, JOANNA E LAW LIBRARY TECHNICIAN 19356.32 YATESZ, TINA M LIBRARY AID 1024.7By clicking on the rainbow colored square icon, you can see information about the people who look at these webpages. These statistics report meters are free to anybody.
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In Nov 2002, the Wa St Court of Appeals, ruled that government employees names cannot be kept secret.