Regional History and Genealogy

Regional History and Genealogy is open for limited onsite access. Staff continue to assist with research questions virtually. Onsite access will be limited to Mon. - Sat., 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. by appointment only. Due to limited capacity, we encourage patrons to call (719) 531-6333, x1253 to make an in-person appointment or for reference services. To accommodate appointments, we request 24 hours’ notice. Please contact by phone or by email with questions.

Regional History and Genealogy - PPLD's Special Collections
Regional history and genealogy collections at Pikes Peak Library District are held by Special Collections in the 1905 Carnegie Library. The Regional History collection includes books, maps, manuscripts and archives, photographs, oral histories, films and videos, government documents, pamphlets, periodicals, and other materials related to the history of the Pikes Peak region. The Genealogy collection contains extensive family history research materials, covering the entire United States from Colonial times to the present, including books, periodicals, and access to major genealogical databases.


There are multiple ways to contact our team:

Many of the resources can be used for both genealogy research or research on the region.

Regional History and Genealogy Programs and Classes

What's New in Special Collections

Reading Lists