Local History & Genealogy

Research Request Guidelines

Requests should be short and specific.  Only indexed resources within the Library’s collection will be checked.  Procedural and short-answer questions can be e-mailed to askhistory@ccpl.lib.oh.us.  Any request for copies must be mailed along with payment by check or money order payable to Clark County Public Library (P.O. Box 1080, 201 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, OH 45506).  The cost is $2.50 for each item requested.  The Library will cover the cost of return postage and envelopes.

Patrons can make use of our Searchable Local History Indexes by placing a search request.  The Library will locate the desired entries and mail photocopies. Click on the link below to view and print the appropriate request form.

Clark County Biography & Local History Index Request Form

Newspaper Index Request Form