Exceptional Research Facilities

Our state-of-the-art facilities in the renovated John Adams Courthouse include personal computers, word processing software, printers, wireless and high-speed Internet access, and access to Westlaw.


A comprehensive online database of 50-state and federal court opinions, statutes and regulations, available from your own desktop, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

SLL Online Databases

Members are granted unlimited access to Social Law's searchable online substantive databases at no additional charge. These include Supreme Judicial Court, Appeals Court, Superior Court, Housing Court, Land Court, Massachusetts General Laws, Code of Massachusetts Regulations, Business Litigation Session, State Building Code, Massachusetts Rules of Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, Federal District Court of Massachusetts, and more.

Members may also subscribe to any, or all, of the Library's Administrative Law Databases: Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission, Appellate Tax Board, Bid Protest Decisions of the Massachusetts Attorney General, Board of Bar Overseers, Board of Conciliation & Arbitration, Board of Registration in Medicine, Contributory Retirement Appeals Board, Dept. of Environmental Protection, Dept. of Industrial Accidents, Division of Insurance, Dept. of Public Utilities, Housing Appeals Committee, Joint Labor-Management Committee, Division of Labor Relations, Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, Office of the Attorney General, State Ethics Commission.

Document Delivery Service

The Library offers full document delivery services available 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM. Anything in the Library collection can be photocopied and then e-mailed, faxed, mailed, delivered by Federal Express, or picked up by courier. The average turnaround time for most orders is less than an hour. This is a fee-based service, but fees for Library members are significantly reduced.

ABA Discount

Social Law Library Members save 15% off every book available on the American Bar Association Web Store.

To take advantage of this discount, visit or call 1-800-285-2221 and use the Social Law Library member discount code available after login at this link.

Discounts on Canon Copiers and Printers
 from New England Copy Specialists (NECS). NECS Canon has been serving area businesses since 1965 and is the largest independent copier dealer in New England. To learn more about the SLL membership discount program, call Dan McBride at 800-321-6327, Ext 7725 or email

Boston at 410 Boylston Street offers Social Law Library members a 10% discount on in-house services including: printing, photocopying, binding and design. Just mention you are a member of the Social Law Library. Call Jay Arthur at 617-267-4113 for more information or to place your order.

Citizens Bank: As a Social Law Member, when you open a Commercial Checking account, you are eligible to receive these and other benefits from Citizens Bank at no additional cost: free introductory checks, no wire transfer fees from IOLTA accounts, free fax confirmation on incoming wire transfers on IOLTA accounts, no monthly maintenance or miscellaneous fees, client funds management account. Call Richard Dowd at 617-994-7105 for more information.



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