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Indiana Room

Indiana Room Hours

Monday  9:00am – 8:00pm

Tuesday  9:00am – 8:00pm

Wednesday 9:00am – 8:00pm

Thursday  9:00am – 8:00pm

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

The Indiana Room welcomes local history items, family genealogies, photographs and other relevant materials to add the archival collection.

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, November 4 at 1:00pm in the McMillan Meeting Room. Our topic: “The Germany the ‘Forty-Eighters’ Left Behind: Roots of Mid-Nineteenth Century German Emigration” We’re pleased to welcome one of our Family History Hounds as our November......

  • Plainfield Library and Plainfield WalMart Neighborhood Market Pharmacy Work Together to Host Flu Shot Clinic The Plainfield Library will host two flu shot clinics at the Library in September and October of this year.  What You Need to Get Your Vaccine For the first time......

  • Preserving history is a mission of the Indiana Room. We wanted to be sure to capture this moment in pandemic history and document it for the future. Thanks to the Plainfield residents who participated in our Oral History project. Listen in their own words how......

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!