Indiana Room

Indiana Room Hours

Monday  9:00am – 9:00pm

Tuesday  9:00am – 9:00pm

Wednesday 9:00am – 9:00pm

Thursday  9:00am – 9:00pm

Friday  9:00pm – 6:00pm

Saturday  9:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday  1:00pm – 5:00pm

Contact Us:

(317) 839-6602 x.2114

1120 Stafford Rd, Plainfield, IN 46168

askindiana@plainfieldlibrary.net

What You'll Find

  • Local histories
  • Local family genealogy
  • Information about Indiana history, geography, and more
  • Biographies of famous Hoosiers
  • Books by Indiana, Plainfield, and Hendricks County authors
  • How-to information about researching historical topics
  • Searchable databases
  • Over 18,000 books, vertical files, maps, and microfilm

What’s New in the Indiana Room

  • The Family History Hounds genealogy group will meet Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 1:00pm.   Exploring the Indiana Room/Research Day Since the library’s meeting rooms are being renovated, we’ll spend some time in the Indiana Room for our February meeting.  “Behind-the-Scenes” tours of the archives will......

  • We’re pleased to let you know that the library now subscribes to ProQuest’s HNP Indianapolis Star newspaper database.  This resources of digitized newspapers covers 1903-2004.  Enjoy browsing the paper, or looking for specific items such as obituaries, advertisements, or family news.  The database is free......

  • FIND MY PAST   The Indiana Room is pleased to announce that we’ve added another database to our collection of genealogy resources:  Find My Past Finding your British Isles ancestors can be difficult. With findmypast, you get the complete British and Irish family history experience, to connect......

Want to learn more about the Indiana Room?

Feel free to reach out the library staff with any questions you might have. We’re more than happy to help however possible!