Local Information Online Library Resources

 ICON library card = Open access at the Main Library and Ellettsville Branch or at home with a library card number.

 ICON mcpl = Accessible only at Main Library and Ellettsville Branch.

 ICON reader = Accessible anywhere without a library card.


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America's Historical Newspapers

card -- Search more than 1,000 U.S. historical newspapers published between 1690 and 1922, including titles from all 50 states and the Early American Newspapers Series. Created by Readex through partnerships with the American Antiquarian Society, Library of Congress, Wisconsin Historical Society and others. 

Genealogy, Local Information, Magazines, Newspapers & Journals Adults
Bloom Magazine Index

Reader icon -- Search for information about articles that appeared in Bloom Magazine. Compiled by Indiana Room staff and volunteers in partnership with Bloom.

Local Information, Magazines, Newspapers & Journals Teens, Adults
Community Organizations

reader -- Search our database of organizations in Monroe County.

Local Information Adults
Digital Collections

reader -- Includes At War & At Home, a digital collection examining what Bloomington and Monroe County were like before, during, and after the Civil War; and Indiana Bedrock, a photographic collection of Monroe County's early limestone artists, craftsmen, and workers, placed in a context that is meaningful, memorable, and accessible to all. Compiled by Indiana Room staff, community partners, and volunteers. Part of Indiana Memory.

Genealogy, Local Information Teens, Adults
Herald-Times Full Text

ICON library card -- Search full text articles for the Herald-Times newspaper from April 1988 - present.  Additionally includes full text articles from a variety of news magazines, including The Atlantic, Field & Stream, The National Review, Smithsonian and more.

Education, Local Information, Magazines, Newspapers & Journals Kids, Teens, Adults
IUCAT

reader -- Holdings of the Indiana University Libraries. IUCAT may be used by anyone.

Books & Literature, Local Information Teens, Adults
Local Information

reader -- Resources and links provided by the Indiana Room and Nonprofit Central.

Local Information Kids, Teens, Adults
Monroe County Obituary Index

reader -- Includes obituaries from old and current local newspapers in Monroe County. Compiled by MCPL staff and volunteers.

Genealogy, Local Information, Magazines, Newspapers & Journals Teens, Adults
Monroe County Yearbook Index

reader -- Search by name for faculty, staff, and students in area yearbooks. This database is compiled by Indiana Room staff and volunteers.

Genealogy, Local Information Kids, Teens, Adults