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Crawfordsville District Public Library
Library medallion 205 S. Washington Street
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
765-362-2242, 765-362-7986 (fax)
Mon-Thur: 9-9 | Fri-Sat: 9-5 | Sun 1-5

Databases

Local History/Genealogy (subscription)

Ancestry
Ancestry Library:
Search Census records, books, and serials Onsite access only.


Heritage Quest
Heritage Quest Online:
Search Census records, books, and serials. Onsite access only. (Heritage Quest Online offsite access for CDPL card holders only)


Local History/Genealogy (CDPL)

CDPL Local History

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The Genealogy Club of Montgomery County has started a new database that offers access to information in local family Bibles. Try the Family Bible Project

Local History Collection: Search the entire CDPL Local History collection for both catalogued and uncatalogued items.

Cemeteries of Montgomery County:Contains readings of county tombstones dating from the early 1800s to 1981.

Vital Statistics: An index to the births, marriages, deaths, obituaries, reunions, and more in local newspapers from 1834 to present day. You can consult the microfilm of papers onsite.

Marriage Affidavits, Records, and Licenses: Images (.pdf) of the actual pages for affidavits and records from 1883-2001. Licenses are also being digitized, from 1823-2001.

Images: Images (.jpg and .pdf) of our postcards, photos, letters, documents, etc. that we have scanned. It also references other images not yet scanned but held in storage.

Montgomery County magazines: Index to historical articles published between 1976-present. You can consult the magazines' issues onsite.

Guardian's Docket: Images (.pdf) of the actual pages, covering 1825-1874.

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General Interest

Gale Chilton Automotive
Chilton Automotive:
Get automotive and truck repair help.
For offsite access, contact the Reference desk at (765)362-2242, ext.117.


FirstSearch
FirstSearch:
Search for and request items for Interlibrary Loan. Onsite access only.


INSPIRE
Inspire:
Indiana's Virtual Library. INSPIRE includes magazine and journal articles, websites, pamphlets, images, almanacs, library catalogs, and more.


Morningstar
Morningstar:
Morningstar Investment Research Center. Onsite access only.


Axis 360 eBooks
eBooks:
Download eBooks to various readers (instructions).


OneClickDigital
eAudiobooks:
Download eAudiobooks and listen on your favorite device.


Freegal
Freegal:
Use your library barcode and PIN to download free music in .mp3 format.


Rocket Languages
RocketLanguages:
Learn a new language or practice another. French, Spanish, English for Spanish speakers, American Sign language...and more.