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

  • Graffiti in Spain:  Learning about culture through street art and messages in public spaces.  Whew! That’s a long title.  What we’re really going to experience is some really cool street art from Spain, including along the Way of St. James (the Camino de Santiago).  Dr.......

  • 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......

  • The Family History Hounds genealogy group will meet Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 1:00pm.  Roundtable Discussion: It’s a new year and we’d like to know what everyone’s genealogy resolutions are.  Join us as we talk about what 2020 will bring–genealogically speaking.  Plus, we’ll spend some......

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!