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About Us: Law Library Advisory Committee

The City of Newport News’ Department of Libraries and Information Services includes four public libraries, a Public Law Library, and one Bookmobile.

Advisory Committee

Committee Members:

  • Joseph M. Durant         
  • Christopher S. Johnson
  • Michael Mulkey

To contact the Advisory Committee:

Call 757.926-1350



About the Committee

The Law Library Advisory Committee is made up of three members who are attorneys at law. The Committee’s responsibility is to select the books and materials to be purchased by the Library System for the Public Law Library.

The members of the Committee must be residents of the City of Newport News are appointed by City Council. Any Newport News attorney interested in serving on the Committee should fill out a Board Bank application.  Board Bank applications are available online. Terms served are for two years. Advisory Committee meetings are held on an as needed basis.

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