The Linthicum Library will be closed from Monday, October 26 through Wednesday, November 4 for HVAC replacement.

Discoveries: The Library at the Mall is not be able to offer curbside service to the parking lot due to a watermain break at the mall. Hallway pickup is available.

Broadneck library will not have curbside services or appointments Monday, November 2 and Tuesday, November 3 due to parking lot work.

Local Genealogy Research

Local resources for Annapolis, Anne Arundel County and Maryland

  • Maryland Gold Star collection has materials about Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, and Maryland. Temporarily held at the Truxal Library at Anne Arundel Community College.
  • Kuethe Library - research center with over 4,000 books, many photographs, maps, CDs, and obituary, bible, and church record collections specific to Anne Arundel County.
  • Anne Arundel County Genealogical Society - promotes genealogical and family history research in Anne Arundel County.
  • Ann Arrundell County Historical Society - collections of books, photographs, documents and artifacts specific to Anne Arundel County.
  • Maryland Land Records - provides up-to-date access to all verified land record instruments in Maryland.
  • Maryland State Archives - a repository for records of state, county and municipal governments, including vital records, maps, and photographs.
  • Maryland State Law Library - The State Law Library, Maryland's oldest law library, features one of the State's most extensive collections of legal and government information resources.
  • Maryland Historical Society - collections online and in their building related to the history of Maryland.  
  • Maryland Archives  - online access to the indices through the Maryland State Archives Vital Records Indexing Project. Provided are county death record indices from 1898-1944, and Baltimore City death record indices 1875-1970.  It costs $25 to order an actual record from the Maryland Archives.