St. Louis County Library Headquarters
Tier 5 (top floor)
1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63131
314-994-3300, ext. 2070
On the left side of the page are links to indexes, finding aids and guides, databases and websites and other helpful information. The links below offer important information about the Special Collections Department.
Looking for St. Louis genealogy? See the online guide, or use the search engine below. Choose "Contains all words" from the drop down menu. Enter "St. Louis research" (exactly as spelled and within quotation marks) in the search box and click the "search" button. A list of indexes and finding aids to St. Louis sources will display.
Please enter a search term in the field above and click the 'Search' button.
PastPorts is a monthly electronic newsletter offering tips and news from the Special Collections Department.
Instruction sessions are given on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday beginning at 9 a.m. and on Thursday beginning at 7 p.m. Instruction lasts approximately 30 minutes and is limited to two participants per session. Registration is required. Call 314-994-3300, ext. 2070 to register.
Tours of the Special Collections Department are held twice a month:
First Wednesday of the month,
Third Saturday of the month,
No reservations are necessary. The tour covers three floors of the library (accessible by elevator).