Thanksgiving Closing
All IndyPL locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25 and remain closed on Thursday, November 26 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Additionally, the Flanner House branch will be closed on Friday, November 27 due to the Flanner House Community Center's holiday schedule.

House History

Resources for researching the history of a house, with a link to a tutorial for beginners.

Web Sites

Online Databases

Indianapolis Star Archive
Complete full-text coverage from the Indianapolis Star back to 1999, including obituaries but excluding paid advertisements and free-lance writers.

Related Guides

Organization Links

Indiana Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology
402 W. Washington St, W274
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2739

Indiana Landmarks
1201 Central Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Indianapolis Historic Preservation Commission
City-County Bldg 
200 E. Washington St
Suite 1801
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Indiana Historical Society Library
450 W. Ohio St
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Indiana State Library
315 W. Ohio St
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Marion County Recorder
City-County Bldg
200 E. Washington St
Suite 741
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Library Materials