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We welcome new members in the following categories:

  • Affiliate Members—Academic or State, Court and County Law Libraries in the U.S.
  • International Affiliate Members—Qualified Law Libraries outside of the U.S.
  • Individual Members**–Law Librarians currently employed by non-NELLCO member Academic; State, Court and County; or Firm Libraries in the U.S. or Canada.

**Staff members at NELLCO member libraries in good standing need not apply for Individual Membership as their library's institutional membership includes Individual Memberships for all staff.


Dues for 2019-2020

  • Full Members—$5500.00 (This category of membership is currently closed)
  • Affiliate Members—$3,000.00
  • International Affiliate Members—$2,000.00
  • Individual Members—$75.00

New Affiliate and International Affiliate members will receive a 10% discount on their dues in the first year of membership!



NELLCO is a consortium of law libraries collaborating to maximize access to services and resources and to develop, evaluate, and implement innovative programs for the benefit of the members.

Contact Us

756 Madison Ave. Suite 102
Albany, NY 12208
Phone: 518-694-3025
Fax: 518-694-3027