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About Local History & Genealogy

Local History Desk Hours of Operation
Day Times
Main Library Only
Monday1 - 7 p.m.
Tuesday1 - 7 p.m
Wednesday1 - 7 p.m.
Thursday1 - 4 p.m.
Friday1 - 4 p.m.
SaturdayNoon - 4 p.m.

Local History Librarian

Bridget B. Striker
Main Library
1786 Burlington Pk.
Burlington, KY 41005
859-342-2665 ext. 8131


The Local History Librarian collects all available information on the history of Boone County and its families. As a result, Boone County Public Library has the most comprehensive collection of Boone County historical information. The collection includes:

The Local History and Genealogy collection is available during library hours. One-on-one local history and genealogy reference service is available by appointment. BCPL also provides local history reference service via email, phone and postal mail. Service charges include $0.25 per page copied, plus postage.


The Local History Librarian is always looking for photographs of Boone County places and people. Boone County Public Library also collects family histories and genealogies. Yearbooks of Boone County high schools are also accepted for inclusion in the Department.

The Local History Department does not accept donations of information printed from Internet websites.

For more information about donating to the Local History & Genealogy collection, contact Bridget Striker, Local History Librarian, at 859-342-2665 ext. 8131. Please include U.S. Mail address with any inquiries.

Copyright Notice

All documents and images in the Local History & Genealogy Collection are the property of the Boone County Public Library, which retains all rights thereto. Please contact the Boone County Public Library for publication and reproduction permission.

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