We are excited to be able to get this library catalog project started. This page provides a basic inventory of most of our library holdings as of July 2015. Some books have been moved and a new inventory in 2017 will reflect the changes. As this page is further refined we hope to make a searchable catalog of our holdings which can be updated weekly. For now please look at the documents provided to learn what we have that might help you in your research. These pdf documents are searchable within themselves.
Shelves A thru L
All shelves (pdf file format)
Research Room (all pdf file formats)
Shelf A — Abraham Lincoln, other counties (Wa-Wh) in Illinois, other states
Shelf B — other counties (A-V) in Illinois, Illinois State history, Illinois Military history
Shelf C — Native American history, Piatt County schools, Scrapbooks
Shelf D — Scrapbooks, Dorothy Dowdle Collection, Monticello Womens Club
Shelf F — Genealogy Resource/Help books, School Attendance Records
Main Room (all pdf file formats)
Shelf G — Military Obituaries, Obituaries, Society history, Photo collections
Shelf H — Family Histories (A-Z)
Shelf J — Piatt County vital record indexes, Census records, Cemetery Transcriptions, Telephone books, town and city histories, Funeral Home records
Shelf K — Piatt County Plat books, Piatt County history books, Monticello Street project, Monticello business and organization histories, Allerton Library and Allerton Park history
Shelf L — Indexes for Court House records, Church Histories, Transportation, Real Estate
Newspaper Collection — coming soon!!