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

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

  • 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......

  • You are invited to drop by the library on three Fridays in November:  9th, 16th, 30th anytime from 10 am to 4 pm to help work on sorting Hendricks County probate records from the 1800s. We’ll meet upstairs in McMillan A meeting room.  The probate......

  • The Family History Hounds genealogy group will meet Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 1:00pm for our monthly gathering. The topic:  “Grim Necessity: 19th Century Grave Robbing in Central Indiana”  This month we are pleased to hear from Amber Oldenburg.  Amber will introduce us to the......

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!