Carnegie Branch Library for Local History
The Carnegie Branch Library for Local History archive collects and preserves our community’s memory for future generations of researchers. Written, visual and audible materials created by and about Boulder-area residents are housed in our documents room, and are available to the public and scholars for research. Collections documenting early geographic, cultural and social regions of Boulder County include:
Housed inside the Carnegie Branch Library is the Boulder Genealogical Society’s collection. A database indexing these resources, information about local cemeteries and obituaries, is available at their website.
- An extensive collection of historic Boulder and Boulder County newspapers in microfilm ranging from 1869-present.
- The Boulder Genealogical Society obituary indexes (1859-1925 and 1960-present).
- The Boulder Genealogical Society mortuary and burial records.
- The Boulder Daily Camera archives organized by last name.
Visit our Genealogy Guide for family tree resources.