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Local History Collection

Roseville Public Library Local History Collection
(916) 774-5221
TDD: (916) 774-5220

Located inside the Downtown Roseville Library, 225 Taylor Street

Hours by appointment only. Contact us to make an appointment.

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New, Old Stuff!
News ImageSubject files are compilations of materials that the Local History Collection has been gathering, for use by patrons, searchable by subject titles. Now, these files are going to be easier to access! New file drawers house these records, arranged by subject and available during open library hours.. Ask the reference desk for assistance and they’ll help you get started! Also the list of subject files is currently being added to the library Online Catalog, searchable just like a book! Here is a link to it, Subject Files.

Genealogy Workshops
News ImageBring your questions and join the discussions
about researching genealogy.
Hosted by the Roseville Genealogical Society
and featuring educator, Jim Rader.
  • Free, all ages, drop in, 1 - 3 pm
First Tuesday of the month starting Aug. 4
and continuing Sept 1, Oct, 6, Nov 3, Dec 1
Downtown Roseville Library


Going Back in Time, Roseville CA
News Image101 years ago the Great War (WWI) began on July 28th, 1914. Centered in Europe, it had reaching global effects. People from across the world wanted to get involved. On the 16th of June 1917 the United States began training 150 men at Kelly Field, Texas. Later those men would join the Royal Flying Corps, and the war.


Roseville Genealogical Society: Open Docent Hours at Downtown Roseville Library
News ImageThe Roseville Genealogical Society is offering docent open hours at the Roseville Downtown Library.

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays: 10am - 2pm
2nd Tuesday of the month: 10am - noon
4th Saturdays: noon - 5pm

Historic Roseville Walking Tour