State Prisoner Library Requests
The following organizations help inmates/prisoners with their library requests:
- Principal Librarian
Department of Corrections
Library Services Education and Inmate Programs Unit
P.O. Box 942883-0001
1515 S Street
- Community Legal Information Center (CLIC)
Penal Law Project
Building 25, Suite 102
Chico, CA 95929-0190
- Prison Law Office (publisher of the California Prisoners’ Rights Handbook)the P.L.O. also offers resource guides on topics such as conditions, parole suitability, immigration, and criminal
law information at this website.
- Public Information Officers (PIOs) – Each prison in California has a PIO who is there to field inquiries about the institution they represent. Find the PIO for the prison that is the subject of your inquiry here.