Print Resources
This is just a sample of what is available at the library. The reference department also keeps vertical files on a variety of subjects, including local companies, events, and history.

Encyclopedias
Atlases
Almanacs
Pamphlets
Indiana Administrative Code
Book Review Digest
Readers’ Guide to Periodical Literature
Encyclopedia of Popular Music
Cambridge Medieval History
Several American history series
Dictionary of American History
Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln
Webster’s Biographical Dictionary
Dictionary of American Biography
Who Was Who in America
Encyclopedia of World Biography
Contemporary Authors
Current Biography
Facts on File
New Cambridge Modern History
Library of Literary Criticism
Indexes of Short Stories, Plays, and Poetry
Quotation references
Film and video guides
Sports almanacs
Dictionary of American Music
Collectors’ guides
Encyclopedia of World Art
Auto repair manuals
Medical dictionaries and manuals
Encyclopedia of Science and Technology
Foreign language dictionaries
Oxford English Dictionary
Etiquette manuals
The College Blue Book
SAT and GED manuals
Scholarship and financial aid information
Encyclopedia of the American Presidency
Encyclopedia of Military History
Job almanacs
Statistical Abstracts
Encyclopedia of the U.S. Congress
Religion references
Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology
Business Resources
Morningstar Mutual Funds
Mutual Fund Forecaster
Morningstar Closed-End Funds
Walker’s Manual of Unlisted Stocks
Standard & Poor’s Register of Corporations
Standard & Poor’s Register of Directors and Executives
Standard & Poor’s Stock and Bond Guides
Standard & Poor’s Stock Market Encyclopedia
Standard & Poor’s Trendlines/Current Market Perspectives, Outlook, and Trends and Projections
Value Line Investment Survey Ratings and Reports
Value Line Selection and Opinion
Thomas Register
American Manufacturers Directory

Computer Resources

Internet Access
Word Processing Software (WordPerfect and MS Word)
Microsoft Publisher
WinWay Resume
Federal Tax Products
National Geographic (1888 to Present)
Indiana Collection
The Indiana Collection contains reference materials specific to Indiana as well as fiction by Indiana authors. This includes materials such as:
Indiana Fact Book
Directory of Indiana Foundations
Indiana Public Opinion, 1914-1917
Indiana Military Records
Immigration to Indiana
Natural Features of Indiana
Real Property Assessment Manual
Indiana Water Resources
New Harmony Society
Statistical Reports
Public Health Reports
School Histories
Railroad Histories
Indiana Canals
Indiana Folklore
Indiana Natural History and Environmental information
Soil Surveys
Indiana Architecture
Indiana Literature
The Collected Works of James Whitcomb Riley
Indiana Place Names
Indiana Authors and Their Books
Indiana Battle Flags
Indiana World War Records
Native Americans of Indiana
Indiana in the Civil War
Indiana Historical Society Publications
Many books on Indiana History
Local History Resources
Our local history department has many history sources of Northeast Indiana. We continually update this department with current events and records, realizing that what happens today becomes history tomorrow.

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Some of our sources are:

Histories of Steuben and surrounding counties
Histories of towns, places, buildings and other landmarks
Church and school histories
Plat maps
Geological survey maps
Accounts and records of memorable events
Biographies of prominent citizens
Histories of businesses
County war records
Photograph files
History of railroads
History of the Underground Railroad
Histories of Tri-State University
Histories of area Native Americans
We also have the following newspapers on microfilm:
Steuben Republican (Jan. 1860 – Dec. 1980)
Herald Republican (Jan. 1981 – Present)
Angola Herald (Aug. 1877 – Dec. 1975)
Hamilton News (July 1901 – Dec. 1974)
Fremont Eagle (April 1935 – Dec. 1950)
Indiana Review (Nov. 1, 1849)
Ashley-Hudson Times (Aug. 16, 1929 – Oct. 15, 1943)
Steuben County Journal (Nov. 9, 1881 – Apr. 2, 1884)
Angola Magnet (Dec. 23, 1893 – Dec. 25, 1896)