NOTICE:

All Metro Library locations are now in our "Sit & Stay" stage. Customers can come in to sit and read or use their device in our socially distanced seating, use a study room, or use one of our public computers. Please wear a mask. Click here for more information.

ANNOUNCEMENT:

The Southern Oaks Library will be closed for maintenance beginning Tue, 10/5. During this time, curbside hours will be expanded.

Special Collections

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Documenting our Past – Telling our story

The Special Collections department supports the Metropolitan Library System mission by collecting, preserving and providing access to primary and secondary source materials that document the history and culture of Oklahoma – City, County, and state. Many wonderful additions and improvements are under development, including new archival & art collections, oral histories, and podcasts. Stay tuned!

Do you have interesting material to donate or share? We're interested! Contact Special Collections by clicking the button below.

Research Assistance

Genealogical Research

Just getting started on climbing your family tree? Have a brick wall to break through? Consultations with our genealogy librarian are available. Contact us to set up an appointment.

Don’t forget to checkout our great genealogy resources.
 

Local History Research

We can provide research assistance across a broad spectrum of local and state history. Send us your questions.
 

Our Special Collections

Check back for information on our print collections and more.

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