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Come Explore Your Family History with the Indiana Room!  Are you curious about your ancestry?  Maybe DNA is your thing?  Drop by the Indiana Room where genealogy is our thing!  Try out (free) some of our many online genealogy databases (including Ancestry.com, Family Search, World...

This just in: we've got a new digital resource: Newspapers.com! Newspapers.com provides access to historical newspapers from across Indiana. Explore newspaper articles and clippings for help with genealogy, history and other research--from Anderson to Ft. Wayne to Indianapolis and more! Take a look now: http://newspaperslibrary.proquest.com/barcode?accountid=57501&groupid=1234121...

Did you know the library can help you locate historic marriage records from Hendricks County? Index to Marriage Records Hendricks County, Indiana SEARCH DATABASE This project was originally indexed by the Indiana W.P.A.  Original records are located in the Hendricks County Clerk's Office, Danville, IN. For information on...

If you love history and looking at nostalgic photographs, you'll want to check out these new pictorial books on Plainfield and Hendricks County, Indiana.  The library has several copies in the collection--if they're all checked out, be sure to place a hold through Evergreen so...

The Library has a growing collection of historic photographs from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries documenting the people and places of Hendricks County. Browse through hundreds of these pictures of Plainfield and other Hendricks County towns and villages here.  ...