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Ohio Child Custody, Support and Visitation Law: Home

Introduction to Ohio Child Custody Law

This page provides library resources and links to Ohio laws about child custody. Please refer to the Establishing Custody and Parenting Time, Modifying Custody and Parenting Time, Grandparent and Nonparent Custody and Visitation and Shared Parenting tabs of this guide for legal forms for obtaining or modifying child custody.

For information about temporary child custody during divorce proceedings, see the Ohio Divorce with Children guide on this website.


Books and Journals Available at the Franklin County Law Library

Attorneys with a Franklin County Law Library card may check out these books. Other members of the public may use them in the Franklin County Law Library. The Library maintains the current edition of each of these books, unless otherwise noted.

Guide Author

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Susanna Marlowe
Franklin County Law Library Reference Librarian