Manitoulin District Law Association

Contact Information

27 Phipps Street
Gore Bay
Manitoulin Island, Ontario
P0P 1H0

Toll Free:
Phone: 705-282-3354
Fax: 705-282-3211
Email: jamesweppler@bellnet.ca
Key Contact: James Weppler, President
Hours: The library is unstaffed. It is available to lawyers when the courthouse is open. Local lawyers have access 24/7 via key.

Serves:

Approximately 10 lawyers in Gore Bay, Little Current and M'Chigeeng.

Circulation Policy:

Books may be signed out.

Special Collections:

N/A

History:

Internal documentation indicates there was an association of lawyers on Manitoulin Island in the 1940s and possibly earlier. In 1994, the association was revived and became the 48th county and district law association in Ontario.

Computer User Workstations:

1 (computer + printer)

Facility:

The library is located in the basement of the district courthouse. There is a work table,  seating for four to six  lawyers and one computer workstation. The print collection is very limited in scope.

Accessibiliy:

Wheelchair accessible (using keyed entry - not from within the courthouse).

Type:

Local