All library locations are closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and will reopen July 6 with curbside pickup available June 8.
No fines will be charged while libraries are closed. More information.
Genealogy Local Resources
Maryland Historical and Genealogical Societies
Linthicum Landmarks and Interviews with Long Time Residents
Glen Burnie Through the Years
Each library branch contains a small collection of local history books. For the most thorough collection, please visit the Annapolis Regional Library and ask to see the Gold Star Collection . This collection houses about 1600 books covering all aspects of Anne Arundel County history. The Gold Star Collection does not circulate and must be used inside the Annapolis Regional Library (410-222-1750).