Information Department - What is Available
The Amos Library Information department features a reference collection of nearly 3,000 volumes focused on science, history and genealogy. Research stations are available to access online databases. Public internet and word processing computers are also available.


Genealogy/Local History Collection
The genealogy and local history collection contains over 2,000 volumes concentrated on Shelby and surrounding Ohio counties. Also available free of charge is the Ancestry Plus genealogical database, Federal census microfilm for selected counties 1790- 1930, the Roy E. Lacy manuscript collection, local history files and Shelby county newspapers from 1831 to the present.


Requests for genealogical research
E-mail your requests to Jenny Brown- Our friendly staff will be glad to help you with reference assistance at the library!





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Internet Research Assistance



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music and video to Ohio citizens


Other research requests may be sent to:
Mark Kister, Adult Services Librarian


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