Maryland Courts

Free Lending Library

We offer a wide variety of materials on subjects such as customer service, leadership, personality types and much more!



LENDING LIBRARY MATERIALS REQUEST FORM: See something you would like to borrow? (MS Word)

If you have additional questions, contact Suzanne Watson 410-260-1700 or email

Lending Library General Information

  • What is it?

    • The Office of Professional Development offers a wide variety of free, career-related books, videos, and audio cassettes.

    • Categories:
  • Communication Management/Supervision
    Conflict Resolution Performance Appraisal
    Customer Service Personal Development
    Disability Professional Development
    Diversity Reference
    Harassment Prevention Safety
    Interviewing Skills Stress Management
    Leadership Substance Abuse
    Legal Issues Teamwork
      Time Management
  • How do I borrow materials?
  • How long may I keep the materials?

    • Materials may be borrowed for up to 30 days.

  • How do I return materials?

    • Materials may be hand delivered to the Office of Professional Development in the Judiciary Education & Conference Center, or they may be sent by traceable means, such as UPS or Fed Ex. Please send the materials to: Office of Professional Development, Judiciary Education & Conference Center, 2011D Commerce Park Dr., Annapolis, MD 21401.

  • How do I renew materials?

    • Please call the Office of Professional Development at 410-260-3603.

  • What happens if the materials are lost?

    • Borrowers are responsible for the physical replacement of any lost materials.

We appreciate your gentle care and timeliness in returning materials so that others, who may be waiting, may check them out.