Dig into Our Archives

Dig into our archives

Main Library – Wed., Dec. 9 @ 7 p.m.  Delve into the past — and your own history — through Maplewood Library’s digital archive collection. Head of Adult Services Barbara Laub will show you how to find what you didn’t even know you were looking for.

This presentation will cover:

  • News Record: search for local news, reaching back to 1915
  • Real Estate Files: find sales records and photos of Maplewood homes from the 1920s-80s
  • Historical New York Times: “read all about it” firsthand, as far back as 1850
  • Ancestry Library Edition: explore your family tree with one of the most important genealogical collections available today
  • Other Databases: learn a language, find a magazine article, get health info, job & career help, consumer guidance and research any topic imaginable!