Local History and Genealogy at Carnegie Library

Planning a visit?

  • Located in Carnegie Library @ 301 E. Jackson St. 
  • Open Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9am-6pm.
  • Free parking - west entrance on Jefferson St. or south entrance on Adams St.
  • B&W copies/printouts - 15 cents per page.  
  • Flash drives available - $15.00 each.
  • Scan, email or save to your Flash drive - free.
  • Free computer lab and wireless Internet. 

 Video Tour of Carnegie Library

Muncie/Delaware County Digital Resource Library
Muncie Public Library's digital collections of Delaware County court records, deeds, wills, obituary indexes, funeral home records, Beech Grove cemetery records, and more!

Submit a Research Request
Can't find the records you're looking for online? Muncie Public Library staff can research your requests for a fee.

LH&G Resources @ Carnegie 
A categorical (but not comprehensive) list of the local history and genealogy materials at Carnegie Library. 

Delaware County Probate Index  
Index of the Delaware County probate records at Carnegie Library.  Includes names, dates and cause numbers.  To request a copy of any records in this index, submit a research request using the research request link above.

"What Middletown Read"
A searchable database of circulation records from Muncie Public Library circa 1891-1902, "What Middletown Read" is the result of a collaborative effort between MPL, the Center for Middletown Studies, and Ball State University Libraries. 

Local History and Genealogy Links
List of helpful categorized local historical and genealogical links.

Become a Local History and Genealogy volunteer!

Yearbooks Wanted
Help us complete our local school yearbook collection!

Subscription databases available in the library only:

Ancestry Library
Subscription database provided by Muncie Public Library. 

Subscription database containing current Delaware County (and other Indiana county) court records. Ask a librarian to log you in. 

Available in the library or at home with a valid Muncie Public Library card: 

Indiana County Histories 
World Vital Records