Circuit Libraries

The Third Circuit Libraries (TCL) comprise a headquarters library in Philadelphia, and nine branch libraries located in Camden, Harrisburg, Newark, Pittsburgh, Scranton, St. Croix, St. Thomas, Trenton, and Wilmington. They are open to judges, law clerks and other judicial court personnel during all hours that the courthouses are accessible to judicial employees. With the exception of Harrisburg, the libraries are also open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

 Library Policy on Access, Services and Conduct

 Order

 
Branch Locations:
 
Philadelphia (Headquarters)
The William H. Hastie Library of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
1609 United States Courthouse
601 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106-1772
Phone: 267-299-4300
Fax: 267-299-5110
 
Camden
James Hunter III Law Library
Mitchell H. Cohen U.S. Courthouse
One John F. Gerry Plaza
Camden, N.J. 08102
Phone: 856-968-4859
Fax: 856-968-4871
 
Harrisburg
U.S. Courts Library
U.S. Post Office and Courthouse, 7th floor
3rd and Walnut Streets
Harrisburg, PA 17108
Phone: 717-901-2857
Fax: 717-901-2859
 
Newark
U.S. Courts Library
Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Building and Courthouse, 5th floor
50 Walnut Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: 973-645-3034
Fax: 973 645-5992
 
Pittsburgh
U.S. Courts Library
5150 US Courthouse
700 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412-208-7341
Fax: 412-208-7344
 
Scranton
Max Rosenn Library
301 U.S. Courthouse
Washington and Linden Streets
Scranton, PA 18501
Phone: 570-207-5890
Fax: 570-207-5899
 
Trenton
Phillip Forman Law Library
Clarkson S. Fisher Judicial Complex, Room 300
402 East State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
Phone: 609-989-2345
Fax: 609-989-0485
 
St Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
U.S. Courts Library
Almeric L. Christian Federal Building Suite 304
3013 Estate Golden Rock
Christiansted, VI 00820
Phone: 340-718-2308
Fax: 340-718-2843
 
St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
U.S. Courts Library
Ron DeLugo Federal Building Suite 120
5500 Veterans Drive
St Thomas, VI 00802
Phone: 340-774-9548
Fax: 340-777-5097
 
Wilmington
U.S. Courts Library
5122 Federal Building
844 King Street, Unit 43
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone: 302-573-5880
Fax: 302-573-6430
 
Library Namesakes:
  • Camden's Library is named after the Honorable James Hunter III.
  • Philadelphia, the Headquarters Library, is named after the Honorable William H. Hastie.
  • Pittsburgh's Library is named after the Honorable Joseph F. Weis, Jr.
  • Scranton's Library is named after the Honorable Max Rosenn.
  • Trenton's Library is named after the Honorable Phillip Forman.