District of Rainy River Law Association

Contact Information

333 Church Street
P.O. Box 276
Fort Frances, Ontario
P9A 3M6

Toll Free:
Phone: 807-274-1609
Fax: 807-274-3335
Email: rrla@bellnet.ca
Key Contact: Margaret Katona, Library Assistant
Hours: The library is staffed on Monday and Tuesday mornings from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm. The library is open for the use of out of town lawyers whenever the courthouse is open and anytime for local lawyers.

Serves:

Approximately 15 lawyers in the Rainy River District, most of whom have offices in Fort Frances or Rainy River.

Circulation Policy:

Books may be borrowed as long as they are signed out.

Special Collections:

N/A

History:

The association was incorporated by Letters Patent in 1909.

Computer User Workstations:

3 (one of which is shared with staff)

Facility:

The library, located on the 2nd floor of the district courthouse, has a large reading table. There is also a basement reading room with a table of similar size where the lawyers’ computer is located. A TV/VCR is available in the basement for viewing discovery tapes etc. The robing area is adjacent to the basement reading room.

Accessibiliy:

Wheelchair accessible via a ramp and elevator at the side entrance of the courthouse.

Type:

Local