St. Louis County Library

Archival material consists mainly of St. Louis county municipality ordinances and St. Louis County documents, (1970- ), 30 lin. ft. Includes budgets, journals, ordinances, department reports, 5-year plans, and strategic plans. Some materials on microfiche. Since its establishment in 1998, the St. Louis County Library Special Collections Department has developed into a major genealogical research destination offering access to a growing collection of more than 50,000 book titles (including 15,000 published family histories); 850 periodicals; 18,000 microfilm rolls; 55,000 microfiche; 300 CD-ROM titles and numerous electronic databases. Many books in the collection can be checked out or borrowed through interlibrary loan. Circulating books have call numbers that do not begin with ìRî and are indicated on the shelf by blue dots on the spines. The collection may be searched using the library's online catalog, available at the top of this page.

1640 South Lindbergh Blvd
St. Charles MO 63131

Phone: (314) 994-3300

Fax: (314) 997-7602


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Categories: Government, Local History, Genealogy