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

  • Join us on March 26, 2019 at 6:30 as the Indiana Room’s Sarah Wright takes us on a visual journey back in time to look at some of the familiar buildings and houses in Plainfield, Indiana–then and now. We will learn how things have changed......

  • You are invited to drop by the library on two Fridays in February 15 and 22, 2019, anytime from 10:30 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......

  •   The Family History Hounds genealogy group will meet Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 1:00pm for our monthly gathering. The topic:  “Indiana Canals: The Wabash and Erie Canals”.   How did my ancestors get from one place to the other?  Clay County Historian Jeffrey Koehler will......

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!