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

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, August 1, 2019 at 1:00pm for our monthly gathering. The topic:  “Andersonville Prison”. Carolyn Niemantsverdriet has spent a significant amount of research on Andersonville Prison. Join us as she tells the history and tales of this......

  • The Indiana Genealogical Society will be sponsoring a “Probate Packet Sorting Day” on Friday, June 14 and June 28 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m in McMillan A/B meeting room. Join us for a drop in day of sorting and organizing some of Hendricks County’s......

  • Join us for a walking tour  through downtown Plainfield on Sunday, June 23 at either 1:00pm or 3:30pm.  The identical tours include walking by some of Plainfield’s oldest buildings and houses, as well as looking at sites where buildings once were. The route is about......

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!